Our Mission


Concerned Haitian Americans of Illinois is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and was established to provide education, medical care, food, and clothing to Haitian children and adults in need. CHAI provides services and supplies to rural areas surrounding Cap-Haitien.

Since its inception in 1991, CHAI has:

  • Shipped over 100 tons of medical supplies, clothing and food to Haiti
  • Built and opened a school in La Petit-Anse
  • Built and opened a medical clinic in 2004
  • Organized annual medical missions since 1995