Let's Do the
Chicago Cha Cha!
The Chicago Charity Challenge is an annual competition that rewards businesses & their employees for giving back. Join us in building happier workplaces & a stronger community.
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Look Who's
Competing in 2015
Leading businesses are stepping up to support some of Chicago’s most deserving charities and competing to win Challenge awards. Which team are you rooting for?
2015 Challengers
Support Our
Challenge Community
Sincer 2014, Challenge participants have given more than $15M and 46K volunteer hours to nonprofits. Help us make an even deeper impact! Your support will provide incentive to willing volunteers, and opportunities to our neighbors battling hunger, homelessness, poverty, disability and disease.
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Congrats to the
2014 Winners!
Thanks to our winning teams, Chicagoland has better schools, safer children, and healthier families. Find out which businesses took home a trophy and which charities benefited.
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Why Teams Love The Challenge
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Our teams give from the heart
to improve our community

Giveback Leaders

Awards based on additional factors.

To see who else is making a difference, visit all TEAM PAGES »

Everything You Need to Know


is the Chicago Cha Cha?

It’s a competition that pairs businesses with their favorite charities to support and reward employee giving.

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can participate?

Companies of all sizes in the Chicago area can participate by teaming up with a nonprofit organization benefiting the local community.

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is this happening?

The Challenge begins April 1st and runs through Dec. 31st each year.  It’s never too early or too late to get involved. Register today!

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is this happening?

The competition takes place throughout the greater Chicago area. Support our community as a competitor or sponsor.

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should I participate?

You can win up to $10,000 for your chosen charity. Compete to strengthen employee engagement & build a better community.

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do I get started?

Just fill out the online application. We’ll help you team up with a partner and come together to share your time, talent and treasure!

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