"When I first leaned about CHI, I could not wait to get involved. I am so grateful to be working as an intern for such an motivating and innovative organization. Not only does CHI serve food but a our guests are treated with the compassion and guidance to help each person overcome their personal hurdles. It is rewarding to become more involved with the community and help change lives through CHI. "

Intern Profiles

Volunteer Profiles

Holiday Gift Bags

Holiday Gift Bags

One of our favorite projects is the annual Holiday Gift Bags. Each Fall we collect donations from local businesses, volunteers and community members for the… Read More
Harmony, Hope and Healing

Harmony, Hope and Healing

Harmony, Hope and Healing (HHH) is an organization which provides creative, therapeutic and educational music programs offering emotional and spiritual support to homeless and underprivileged… Read More
Gold, Barry

Meet Barry Gold

Barry Gold is a regular guest of The Chicago Help Initiative (CHI) and an avid photographer. Barry’s photographs have been featured in two… Read More