ChicagoCAC hosts fundraising events, awareness-raising events and client-focused events throughout the year. Our events spread the word about the center, inform adults of the important role we play in keeping children safe and help fund the vital programs we provide.

Guys’ & Gals’ Night Out for the Kids

October 5, 2017

Each fall, hundreds of men and women join us to raise funds and support for children and families served at ChicagoCAC. The evening includes food, drinks, a silent auction and raffles. Learn more.

Back to School Backpack Drive

August 2017

In the fall, we provide new backpacks filled with school supplies to children served at ChicagoCAC. By providing them with the right tools, we help our kids succeed in school and give their parents one less thing to worry about. Learn more.

Kids’ Holiday Party


Each December, ChicagoCAC hosts a Kids’ Holiday Party for more than 300 clients, their siblings and caregivers. Providing a safe, fun environment helps families celebrate the spirit of the season and ensures that families have gifts for the holidays. Learn more.

Child Abuse Prevention Month


In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month 2017, ChicagoCAC’s community advisory council hosted BEYOND WORDS, a reception to honor survivors. Learn more.

Luminary Award Dinner


Our third annual Luminary Award Dinner was on Thursday, May 4, 2017. More than 300 professionals, community leaders and other supporters joined us to recognize Anne Pramaggiore, President and CEO of ComEd, for lighting the path toward hope and healing for dinner. Learn more.

Host Your Own Fundraising Event

We welcome the opportunity to work with you on a fundraising event! Learn more.

For more information, contact Camille Richardson: or (312) 492-3850