Volunteer Profile Series: William Barrett (CARE Chicago)

This month we are pleased to share our latest volunteer profile on Bill Barrett. Bill has spent almost 10 years volunteering with the Chicago Chapter and has recently been appointed to CARE’s Board of Directors. How did you learn about CARE? Joe Schorer, a Chicago bankruptcy lawyer who I had known for many years, introduced … Continue reading Volunteer Profile Series: William Barrett (CARE Chicago)

July 30, 2020 0

Voices of CARE Podcast – Don’t use credit cards to buy “stuff” you can’t afford

CARE’s Founder Hon. John C. Ninfo II (Ret.) launches a new series on his Top Ten Personal Finance Tips on the Voices of CARE Podcast.  We kick off the series with Tip #1: “Don’t use your credit card to buy “stuff” you can’t afford.” Each episode will be short and focus on one easy to … Continue reading Voices of CARE Podcast – Don’t use credit cards to buy “stuff” you can’t afford

July 27, 2020 0

Voices of CARE Podcast – June 23rd Town Hall Recording

Last month, CARE hosted a virtual Town Hall for our volunteers and supporters. Thank you to everyone who registered and participated in our first ever virtual event. We are happy to share the recording with the official launch of our new podcast Voices of CARE. We would also like to acknowledge our panelists Tony Bussone, … Continue reading Voices of CARE Podcast – June 23rd Town Hall Recording

July 17, 2020 0

Reflections From a CARE Volunteer

I first learned of CARE as a new law clerk looking for volunteer opportunities.  Now that I am raising two young sons, I hope that by volunteering I can show my children what it means to be an active, involved community member.  CARE, aimed at credit education and arming others with tools to help them … Continue reading Reflections From a CARE Volunteer

June 23, 2020 0

CARE Resource: Be Credit Smart Flyer

CARE is excited to share its newest companion resource: Be Credit Smart Flyer. This flyer is best used by our volunteers as a tagalong visual with active CARE presentations, a leave-behind with teachers, or as general financial education placed in offices or courtrooms. Our partners in education can use this flyer in their classrooms, hallways, … Continue reading CARE Resource: Be Credit Smart Flyer

June 16, 2020 0
CARE's Mission

Message of Solidarity

We stand together with the Black community in the fight against racism and affirm that Black lives do matter! CARE is committed to inclusion, diversity and equity and the real work that is needed to honor and embrace you and confront all injustice. We are deeply saddened and outraged by the lives that have been lost … Continue reading Message of Solidarity

June 09, 2020 0