"...whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me."

Matthew 25:40 NIV, Jesus Speaking

About Us

For 30 years, Matthew House, a nonprofit community-based organization, has provided food, daytime shelter, permanent supportive housing, and supportive services to men, women, families, and children who are experiencing or at risk of becoming homeless.

Candlelight Bowl

The Matthew House Board of Directors Presents Candlelight Bowl. For ticket purchase contact a member of the Board of Directors via email at matthewhousebdofdirector@gmail.com

Homeless in a pandemic-stricken Chicago

"Even with advocates pushing for better access to housing and health care, hundreds of public housing units have sat empty while homeless Chicagoans try to survive COVID-19." by Sarah Gelbard

Read to find out about the Expedited Housing Initiative, Matthew House is participating in, is working to house 2,550 people over 18 months.

Read Here

Friends of Matthew House

Due to the loss of many jobs and consequent evictions resulting from the pandemic, your donation to provide aid is needed more than ever.

Donate Here

Hours of Operations

M-F | 6:30 am to 5:00 pm
SAT | 6:30 am to 2:00 pm

Intake Hours

M-F | 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Soup Kitchen

M-F | 8:00 am to 9:00 am, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
SAT | 9:00 am to 10:00 am, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Our Partners

Matthew House LogoHeartland Alliance Health LogoIllinois Department of Human Services LogoAll Chicago Logo
Chicago Housing Authority LogoU.S HUD LogoIllinois Department of Commerce LogoChicago Coalition for the Homeless logo




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