Accessible, affordable & healthy food for Chicagoans


Founded in 2018 by Xavier Maatra, Chi City Foods is a farm and eco-campus located on the Far South Eastside of Chicago. CCF is driven by the passion to provide poor and marginalized groups in Chicago with access to fresh produce and training opportunities in urban agriculture.



Learn more about our mission, projects and CCF farmers.

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Join Farmer X and his team. We have many ways to plug into our work.


Support healthy and accessible food for folks across Chicagoland.

This farm is a labor of love and a part of my dreams of connecting community education and organizing to create opportunities for social transformation.
— Xavier Maatra, Founder of Chi City Foods