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1956-2021

Celebrating 65 Years of Raising Voices

From the North Side to the South Side to the West Side, we are not just a choir—we are a movement.

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Our Story

Confidence never sounded so good. This is our anthem.

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Our Impact*

92 Chicago Schools

4,900 Youth

144 Choirs

25 Nations

100% Graduation Rate

57 Zip Codes

*Based on 2019-2020 programs

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92
school programs across Chicago.
50%

of our after-school program singers come from low-income households.


80%

of the schools with whom we partner serve predominantly students from low-to-moderate income households.


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Nowhere else have I had access to a diverse and multicultural family. Nowhere else have I breathed in unison with the brothers, sisters, family around me and tried to feel their joy, their pain, and their lives as they are carried to my ears by the most inspiring and empowering music.

Albert Kerelis, CCC Graduate (2020) Meet the CCC Family

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