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Every 30 seconds someone finds hope at one of our 170 locations throughout Cook and Lake counties.

Hope is found at our new Father Augustus Tolton Peace Center where people whose lives were once destroyed by violence turn to us for counseling, housing and job support.

Hope is found by the veterans working with a Catholic Charities mental health or job counselor to help them rebuild their life.

Hope is found at our Pope Francis ministries where shower and laundry facilities help the homeless regain their dignity.

Hope is found in the homes of ailing seniors who receive at-home support that allows them to remain independent.

Hope is found at our many supper programs where families know they can count on us for a hot meal.

Your gift today will give hope and encouragement to people from our community who are working to overcome some of life's most difficult circumstances.

Maximize your impact

Your gift will be matched!
  • The Retirement Research Foundation will match dollar-for-dollar, the first $5,000 donated to our #GivingTuesday campaign. The match will support the seniors we serve.
  • The Healthcare Foundation of Northern Lake County will match new and increased gifts up to $10,000. This match will support our Community Behavioral Health Counseling program in Lake County.

Use your personal Givalanche link that will be provided to you after you make your donation to share the news with your friends and stretch your gift even further!

Monthly "Giving Tuesday" Gift

Please consider making every first Tuesday of the month a "Giving Tuesday" by setting up a monthly gift to Catholic Charities. Your monthly support means that we will have dependable funding to rely on when we are helping the most vulnerable members of our community rebuild their life. Monthly gifts can be set up both by using the form below or through PayPal.

Make a difference now!

To make a gift use the donation form below or:




To mail a check, use our bank lockbox: Catholic Charities - 75 Remittance Dr Dept 1623 Chicago, IL 60676-1623

If you prefer to give by phone or want more information please call (312) 948-6087.

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