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.

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

May 3, 2018

In the spring, hundreds of professionals, community leaders and other supporters join us to recognize a special luminary for lighting the path toward hope and healing for children. Learn more.

Back to School Backpack Drive


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.

Guys’ & Gals’ Night Out for the Kids


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.

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.

Host Your Own Fundraising Event

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

For more information, contact Ashley Howard: or (312) 492-3725