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Chicago Help Initiative feeds more than hunger

The Chicago Help Initiative has been going strong for 14 years.

The holidays  are tough for the people they reach out to, but this warm meal isn't just about feeding an empty stomach.

The Chicago Help Initiative was started by Jacqueline Hayes, a real estate broker in downtown Chicago.

Read more, and see the video at myfoxchicago.com


Literacy Program

Literacy Program

CHI holds a regular weekly literacy program that matches volunteer tutors to individuals that need assistance. Our volunteers complete a one-day training workshop and then,… 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
Bike Fair

Bike Fair

Members of Working Bikes Cooperative collect abandoned bikes throughout the city. The bikes are refurbished and donated to worthy causes – and CHI is… Read More