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3rd Annual Uncorked Wine Tasting & Auction A Success

Sponsor First Merit CorporationThank you to all that attended what turned out to be a delightful evening of wine and fund among friends and supporters of CHAD's mission. A special thanks for our event sponsors, silent auction donors, and event vendors.

CHAD Receives 2015 Best of Wheaton Award

We are honored to have been selected for the 2015 Best of Wheaton Award in the Residential Buildings category by the Wheaton Award Program.

Read the 2015 Best of Wheaton press release for more information.

CHAD is a Guidestar Silver Level Participant

CHAD is now ranked as a  silver level Guidestar participant, demonstrating its commitment to transparency. The Guidestar Exchange allows nonprofit organizations, such as CHAD, to regularly update information to Guidestar. It provides richer and broader information about our services, impact, finances and people, for the benefit of our supporters.

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3rd Annual Uncorked Wine Tasting & Auction A Success
November 24, 2015
3rd Annual CHAD Uncorked Wine Tasting & Benefit Auction
September 30, 2015
CHAD Receives 2015 Best of Wheaton Award
August 13, 2015

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From the community

“I am very thankful to be a CHAD resident! When I needed an apartment the most, CHAD was there to fill my housing need. I will always be thankful for CHAD! I thank God every day this organization exists to do the wonderful work it does every day, and to provide housing for so many.”



46.1% of renters in DuPage County spend 30% or more of their income for rent (2010) CHAD helps families stay together.