My passion is educating and helping clients make smart decisions about their Insurance and Financial needs. No one knows what tomorrow will bring, planning for the future helps our clients manage the risk of everyday life and recover from an unexpected loss. Charles has 30 years of service with State Farm Insurance Company and currently is the owner of a State Farm Agency located at 1652 E 87th Street, Chicago, IL. 60617. He is a native Chicagoan and grew up in the Morgan Park community. He remains active in the Roseland community through his volunteer work, and as a member of the Sheldon Heights Church of Christ. Charles graduated from John Marshal Harlan High School, and continued his educational career at Illinois State University.
He majored in Occupational Safety and is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Charles achieved his Charter Life Insurance designation from The American College in 2004. He has been married for 28 years and has three wonderful children: Ashley 26, Charles III 24, and Austin 18. He is an active member of the Sheldon Heights Church of Christ and serves as a Deacon and Sunday School Teacher. Prior to becoming an Agent, Charles worked for over 20 years in various capacities in the Homeowners Claims Department for State Farm.
I am a firm believer in giving back and am particularly passionate about He currently serves as a Board Member of the Kennedy-Jordan Manor, Inc. which completed it’s 80 Unit Independent Living Senior Housing Complex located at 119th and Halsted in December of 2015. This housing complex provides affordable housing for Seniors’ in the Roseland and West Pullman Communities. Charles’ desire to help others continues by actively working with the Southeast Chicago Chamber of Commerce and as a Commissioner for Special Service Area #50. The goal of the Chamber of Commerce and Special Service Area #50 is to encourage stability and development within the business district in Chicago’s 8th Ward community.
Black Pages International salutes Charles A. Cathey, Jr. CLU for Building A Dynasty 2017-2032.State Farm Insurance and Financial Services • 1700 E 87th St • Chicago, IL 60617-2740 Bus: 773-978-5904 • Fax: 773-978-5988 • www.charlescatheyjr.com