The largest nonprofit provider of permanent affordable housing in Chicago’s western suburbs for over 30 years.


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5th Annual "Uncorked" Wine Tasting & Benefit Auction

CHAD Uncorked Wine Tasting & Benefit AuctionJoin us on December 8th in the Red Oak Room at Cantigny Golf in Wheaton for a delightful evening of hors d'oeuvres and special wine tastings, accompanied by a spectacular auction, raffles and entertainment. Proceeds benefit CHAD programs and services.

Save the date!
Friday, December 8, 2017
6:30pm - 9:30pm 

2017 DuPage Human Race (5k/Walk)

Please join Team CHAD on May 6th in the DuPage Human Race. This 5k run or 2-mile fitness walk will raise money for 60+ organizations serving DuPage County.

Register today and be sure to specify CHAD as your charity. 50% of your registration fee will go directly to CHAD plus 100% of any fundraising that you do.

2017 DuPage Human Race

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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CHAD has over 500 housing units of all property types in 30 communities across DuPage, Kane, Will and portions of Cook counties in northeastern Illinois. Properties include apartment homes, condominiums, duplexes, town houses, and single family homes.

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From the community

“Even though I can’t afford to buy a house, CHAD has given me and my family our dream home.”

—Jennifer S.


33.1% increase amount of households making $25,000 or less (2000-2010) CHAD helps families stay together.