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A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

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A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

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A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

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A Clear Mission

Since 1980, the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has had a clear mission: “We organize and advocate to prevent and end homelessness, because we believe housing is a human right in a just society.”

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CCH presents its 2016 college scholarship winners

Chicago Coalition for the Homeless and its Law Project has awarded renewable $2,500 college scholarships to five students who succeeded in high school while coping with homelessness. Funded by private donors and grants, CCH has already awarded more than $235,000 to 50 students since 2004. Presented on June 23, the 2016 scholarship winners are Nia Hill,...x

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Urge Gov. Rauner to sign $700M emergency funding bill for human service providers

Six days after passage by the Illinois House and Senate, a $700 million emergency funding bill to pay human service providers was delivered to Gov. Bruce Rauner for his approval or veto. Advocates fear Rauner will impose delays, or even refuse to sign the bill sent to him on May 18.  The governor has told the...x

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Chicago Public Schools’ new homeless education policy shaped by Education Committee and Law Project

Kudos to the Education Committee at the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless -- the leaders' group advocated for 18 months for a strong, updated policy on homeless education within the Chicago Public Schools.x