Become a champion for Chicago’s most vulnerable children.

Attend an event. Serve on our Junior Board. Volunteer. Organize your own fundraising initiative. Join our staff. Donate.

Children’s Place Association needs you to help us build a secure and hopeful today so children facing health issues and poverty succeed tomorrow.


2019 Once Upon A Time Gala

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Join us at our annual Once Upon a Time at the Derby 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. Guests will enjoy a live band, silent auction, dancing, cocktails, fabulous food and a moving program on Chicago’s most vulnerable. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

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Jr. Board Event

Friday, June 14, 2019

SAVE THE DATE for the annual young professional event. The event will be held on Friday, June 14, at Ignite Studios.  Guests will enjoy cocktails, food, and a moving program. Check back in a few months for more details.

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Host Your Own Event

Use your passions, interests and skills to help raise funds for Children’s Place. Host a cocktail party. Sponsor a golf tournament. Hold a bake sale or car wash. Please contact Stacey Hacker at 312-660-3028 for more information.

Once Upon A Time Gala Committee

Children’s Place Association’s Once Upon A Time Gala Committee is a group of passionate individuals from a variety of different backgrounds who lead the fundraising efforts for our annual Once Upon A Time Gala in April.

For more information on the Once Upon A Time Gala Committee, contact Stacey Hacker at 312-660-3028.

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Junior Board

The Junior Board of Children’s Place Association is a dynamic group of young, career-oriented individuals from a variety of professions who organize fundraising and service projects to support our programs.

For more information on the Junior Board, contact Stacey Hacker at 312-660-3028.


If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us.