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

January 23rd, 7:39 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Great meeting on Tuesday night with Latrice Green, Store Manager (85th & Cottage Grove) and Reginald Jones, District Manager for Walgreens. They will follow-up with the community concerns in April. ... See moreSee less

Great meeting on Tuesday night with Latrice Green, Store Manager (85th & Cottage Grove) and Reginald Jones, District Manager for Walgreens.  They will follow-up with the community concerns in April.

January 20th, 10:57 am

Chesterfield Community Council

Thank you, Bulletin Newspaper for the coverage. ... See moreSee less

Thank you, Bulletin Newspaper for the coverage.

January 18th, 1:59 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Chesterfield Community Council will hold our next meeting on Tuesday, January 21, 6:30 p.m. at Tuley Park. Our guest speakers will be the NEW Manager at Walgreen's (85th & Cottage Grove) and District Manager. In addition, Chanel Sims, Tuley Park Supervisor will discuss programs/activities for 2020. All are welcomed. ... See moreSee less

Chesterfield Community Council will hold our next meeting on Tuesday, January 21, 6:30 p.m. at Tuley Park.  Our guest speakers will be the NEW Manager at Walgreens (85th & Cottage Grove) and District Manager.  In addition, Chanel Sims, Tuley Park Supervisor will discuss programs/activities for 2020.  All are welcomed.

January 18th, 1:53 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

The weather didn't stop job seekers for applying to the Census. Thank you U.S. Census for being a great partner. ... See moreSee less

The weather didnt stop job seekers for applying to the Census.   Thank you U.S. Census for being a great partner.

January 16th, 6:42 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

THIS SATURDAY... ... See moreSee less

THIS SATURDAY...

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)