Champion for Chicago’s most vulnerable children


Champion for Chicago’s most vulnerable children


Champion for Chicago’s most vulnerable children

We’re building a secure and hopeful today, so children facing health issues and poverty succeed tomorrow

Our Approach

Children’s Place Association intervenes at critical points in a child’s development by stabilizing the most vulnerable children and families, crafting personalized plans for their well-being and providing comprehensive services that break the cycle of poverty and illness.

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Voices of Impact

“Children’s Place made an incredible impact in my life. It gave me a childhood I didn’t expect I would ever have… and a foundation that has allowed me to grow.”

Former Children’s Place client and HIV survivor
University of Illinois Springfield, Class of 2016

Junior Board Annual Fundraiser

JOIN US for the 2018 Junior Board event… An Evening in Emerald City.  This year’s event will take place on Friday, June 15, 2018 at the Chicago Cultural Center. Guests will enjoy a live band, cocktails, food, raffles, silent auction and wine pull.

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Once Upon a Time Gala

April 14, 2018

THANK YOU to all who joined us at this year’s Once Upon A Time Gala. Your generosity helped Children’s Place raise more than $415,000 for children and families in need.  We hope to see you next year!

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How You Can Help


Change the future for Chicago’s most vulnerable children by supporting our work.
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Get Involved

Explore ways to join our community of caring through activities and volunteer opportunities.
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