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

2018 Place the Hope

JOIN US the 2018 Place the Hope celebration!  This year’s event will take place on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Architectural Artifacts. Guests will enjoy cocktails, food, and a moving program.

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Once Upon a Time Gala

April 13, 2019

SAVE THE DATE for our annual Once Upon a Time Gala on Saturday, April 13, 2019.  The event will be held at Rockwell on the River, a hip new Chicago venue on the north side of the city.  Check back with us in a few months for more details.

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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