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Strengthening the Fabric of Neighborhoods

CHAI is a nonprofit housing and community development organization serving northwest Baltimore. For almost four decades of community service, CHAI has been forging deep connections and helping residents of all ages thrive, making our neighborhoods a stronger, better place in which to live, learn, and grow older.

CHAI accomplishes its mission by:
  • Developing and managing affordable housing for seniors, families, and individuals with disabilities
  • Providing an array of services that enable older adults to remain independent, active and connected
  • Promoting sustainable homeownership through homebuyer education and housing counseling
  • Investing in and enhancing the housing stock in its neighborhoods through grants and interest-free loans
  • Supporting local public schools through advocacy, resource development, and marketing
  • Collaborating with other community-based organizations to advance regional initiatives
  • Elevating the voices of residents by convening them around issues that are important to them

Our Core Values


Kavod honoring others through actions


Kehillah finding strength in the collective


B’tzelem Elohim seeing humanity and dignity in all people


Derech Eretz acting ethically and responsibly


Ometz Lev motivation to the highest level of service

Staff and Leadership

At CHAI, our people are our greatest asset. Meet the dedicated team that's helping inspire change in northwest Baltimore.

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Careers at CHAI

Are you looking for a job that will help you turn mission into action? Join our team!

Work With Us

We are grateful for the support of our funding partners, who help support our housing and community development programs and services in northwest Baltimore.

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Peruse past editions of our monthly newsletter, CHAILights to learn more about our work.

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