About the Chesterfield Community

Chesterfield is a predominantly African-American neighborhood located on the South side of Chicago.  The area is comprised of older and younger residents who are participating in the growth and economic viability of this growing community.  Visitors are greeted with a well maintained area that exemplifies unity and strength.  There is a sense of stability and security to the neighborhood.

Leadership of the organization is headed by Elizabeth Prowell, President and Eli H. Washington, Chairman of the Board of Directors.  A dedicated and committed Board assists with the work of the Council.

Purpose & Mission

Chesterfield Community Council, established in 1952, is a nonprofit community-based organization whose sole purpose is to promote, unify and assist in all endeavors pertaining to the Chesterfield Community.

What We Do

Intervenes on numerous complaints such as: Abandoned Homes, Abandoned Autos, Street Repair, Fraudulent Businesses and much more.
Committed to developing and promoting the black economic base. We support programs dedicated to assisting Black Entrepreneurs, Contractors, Developers and Job Creation.
Encourage community involvement in crime prevention. We support the Anti-Gang and Drug Programs and Community Policing Beat Meetings.
Host monthly meetings every third Tuesday of the month at the Tuley Park Field House, 501 East 90th Place, Chicago, IL 60619 at 6:30 p.m. promptly. City, state and other elected officials often address the Council as well as leaders in the fields of health, business and education.
Work to beautify the community. Each year, neighbors and community residents along with the support of local businesses, plant flowers to each corner along King Drive from 87th Street to 93rd Street.

Latest News

February 19th, 7:33 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Awesome meeting celebrating our 1st Responders. Photo caption includes Chicago Police Beat Officers, Chicago Fire Fighters, Fire Chief Anthony Frazier,& Police Commander Rahman Muhummad. The honorees was serenade by the talented Leslie Sanders. ... See moreSee less

Awesome meeting celebrating our 1st Responders.  Photo caption includes Chicago Police Beat Officers, Chicago Fire Fighters, Fire Chief Anthony Frazier,& Police Commander Rahman Muhummad.   The honorees was serenade by the talented Leslie Sanders.

 

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February 9th, 7:36 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Tuley Park Black History Program: A Hit. Cynthia Coleman, CCC,Vice-President (center) with one of the many vendors. ... See moreSee less

Tuley Park Black History Program: A Hit.  Cynthia Coleman, CCC,Vice-President (center) with one of the many vendors.

February 8th, 7:16 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Chesterfield Proud...

Chicago Jazz Magazine
Legendary drummer, Redd Holt in his own words... Chicago Jazz Magazine's feature interview for February 2020. Redd talks about starting out in music, working with Ramsey Lewis and Eldee Young, traveling, recording and much more. Visit www.ChicagoJazzMagazine.com to WATCH-READ-LISTEN to the entire new issue.
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February 5th, 7:35 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Celebrating our First Responders on Tuesday,February 18, 6:30 p.m. at Tuley Park. Honoring the Beat Officers of 632 & 633 and the Firehouse on 91st & Cottage Grove. ... See moreSee less

Celebrating our First Responders on Tuesday,February 18, 6:30 p.m. at Tuley Park.   Honoring the Beat Officers of 632 & 633 and the Firehouse on 91st & Cottage Grove.

January 28th, 11:52 am

Chesterfield Community Council

SAVE THE DATE: APRIL 18 HOME EXPO 2020 ... See moreSee less

CCC Events

15th Annual Silas Purnell College Expo
September 21, 2019
11:00 am to 2:00 pm


Tuley Park Fieldhouse
501 E. 90th Pl.
(90th and King Drive)