Charles Dahm

Archdiocese of Chicago

Charles Dahm is a Dominican priest and Chicago Archdiocesan Director of Domestic Violence Outreach. He co-founded The Resurrection Project, an economic development corporation and community organization, of which he is currently president. Rev. Dahm is also a board member of an advocacy organization for day laborers, a men's interim shelter, and Parenting for Non Violence. While pastor for 21 years at a large Hispanic parish in Chicago, he developed the largest parish-based domestic violence program in the U.S. He has preached about domestic violence in more than 110 parishes and developed ministry teams to respond to domestic violence in more than 85 of them.