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

April 16th, 10:02 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Thank you Judge Fred Bates for swearing in tonight our two new board members Robin Slaughter and Lori Burns. ... See moreSee less

Thank you Judge Fred Bates for swearing in tonight our two new board members Robin Slaughter and Lori Burns.

April 13th, 9:26 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Home Expo 2019: Enter to win a 43" Flat Screen TV on Saturday, April 20 at Tuley Park. ... See moreSee less

Home Expo 2019:  Enter to win a 43 Flat Screen TV on Saturday, April 20 at Tuley Park.

April 13th, 9:24 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Home Expo 2019: Meet representatives from Home Depot on Saturday, April 20, 10:00 a.m.-1pm at Tuley Park. ... See moreSee less

Home Expo 2019:  Meet representatives from Home Depot on Saturday, April 20, 10:00 a.m.-1pm at Tuley Park.

April 13th, 9:22 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Home Expo 2019: Wealth Building with Cook County Land Bank on Saturday, April 20, 10:00 am -1:00 pm at Tuley Park. ... See moreSee less

Home Expo 2019:  Wealth Building with Cook County Land Bank on Saturday, April 20, 10:00 am -1:00 pm at Tuley Park.

April 13th, 9:20 pm

Chesterfield Community Council

Home Expo 2019: Meet Dawn Hines, State Farm Insurance, All Weather Specialist, Representatives from CEDA and more on Saturday, April 20, 10:00 a.m.-1::00 p.m. at Tuley Park. ... See moreSee less

Home Expo 2019:  Meet Dawn Hines, State Farm Insurance, All Weather Specialist, Representatives from CEDA and more on Saturday, April 20, 10:00 a.m.-1::00 p.m. at Tuley Park.

CCC Events

Greater Chatham Home Expo
Saturday, April 20, 2019
10 A.M. to 1 P.M.

Annual Home Expo Event.

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