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OCI's Annual Fundraiser is upon us:

November 9, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
The Crossroads Bar and Grill
1120 W. Madison St., Chicago
$25 donation includes 2 drink tickets

With the support of individuals, businesses, and community leaders, we can enhance the lives of the foster children and youth in our community.

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Our Community of Illinois strives to fulfill the unmet needs of children and youth affected by the Illinois child welfare system.


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OCI is seeking applications for the computer scholarship. Applications are due May 19, 2017. You can download an application here.


Dominique's Story

OCI recently provided funding to help Dominique realize one of his educational goals of studying abroad in Gambia. Read his story here.




A hearty thank you to everyone who attended the fundraiser at The Crossroads Bar & Grill! Hope you had a great time, we did! Click here to see the photos!

We also want to thank everyone who donated but were unable to attend. Because of everyone's generous donations, we will be able to expand the computer scholarship program for 2015!