Our Impact

For over 30 years, Chicago Chesed Fund has changed the lives of thousands of Chicagoans. Every day we wake up with the drive to help our neighbors. Over the years we have grown and expanded to be able to address any need that comes up. Here is what we have accomplished so far:

This Year in Review

1,256 pantry visits yearly
(excluding pesach)

191 families shopped for furniture

191 families shopped for furniture

144 families shopped for clothing

$21,552 allocated for utility bill assistance

$21,552 allocated for utility bill assistance

187 job resumes created/edited
by Joblink

$266,510 allocated for
eviction prevention

$266,510 allocated for
eviction prevention

113 families shopped for
school supplies

115 families got Chanukah gifts

115 families got Chanukah gifts

11 cars repaired and distributed

617 Second Time Around pickups

617 Second Time Around pickups

36 singles paired via SimchaLink

$250,000 distributed for
medical assistance

$250,000 distributed for
medical assistance

Office Hours:
Sunday: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Monday – Thursday: 9 am – 5 pm
Friday: 9 am – 12:30 pm