Father Chuck's Challenge

Father Chuck's Challenge, Inc. is a charitable nonprofit under IRC Section 501(c)(3) 

Our Tax Number is 27-0165813

Father Chuck's Challenge content © 2010 - 2018, All rights reserved.

Father Chuck's Challenge serving the poor of Haiti and Nicaragua announces its 1000th home.  During the week of June 15, 2015 FCC dedicated 148 new homes in Nicaragua, one of which was our 1000th.  Click HERE to read more about this significant milestone.

FCC Leadership Changes

Announced April 2014

FCC's Mission trip to Haiti was completed as scheduled. Our Mission trip to Nicaragua scheduled for June has been cancelled due to the political unrest in that country.  More information and contact form HERE.

FCC Builds our 1000th Home

June 2015

Mission Trips 2018

Nicaragua cancelled

Haiti March 12 -16

FCC Celebrates its 10th Anniversary!!!

April 22, 2017

Father Chuck’s Challenge will now be headed up by Rev. Charles Kennedy and Mrs. Theresa Gilmore!  We thank God for them!!  Co-founders, Msgr. Schmidt and Mrs. Connie Hunt, are very, very grateful to God and to the thousands who have blessed them and Father Chuck’s Challenge with their prayers, help and generosity in the past years. They urge your continual support for the new leaders! … and for the very poor in Nicaragua and Haiti!!!  

News from FCC

Ten years ago Monsignor Francis X. Schmidt began the work of Father Chucks Challenge.  On April 22, 2017,  125 donors, volunteers and friends of FCC gathered at St. Isaac Jorges parish in Wayne, Pa. to celebrate and reflect upon the accomplishments of our FCC ministry.  See pictures and read more about the festivities HERE.