Welcome to Chestnut Hill (PA)

We proudly serve 10,000+ area residents and the thousands more who visit Philadelphia's "Garden District."

The Chestnut Hill Community Association (CHCA) is a membership organization and serves as a public forum for the residents and stakeholders of Chestnut Hill. This is the association through which community policy is discussed, and is the voice of the community to the city of Philadelphia regarding development, land use planning, and zoning issues. We also hold many cultural events throughout the year that bring residents together and opportunities to experience the charms of our community. 

The CHCA is dedicated to improving the quality of life and encouraging a sense of community in Chestnut Hill.


8434 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118
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CHCA Member Benefits

Member Discounts
CHCA members  also receive a DISCOUNT to all of our events including the Black & White GalaHoliday House TourHoops Madness Basketball Tournament, and Great Houses Tour (held in partnership with the Chestnut Hill Conservancy). Members also receive a 10% discount at area retailers and restaurants. 
Members Only Events

Members have access to exclusive events like lectures, concerts, bird watching, dinners with live music, and classes. These events are usually in partnership with local Chestnut Hill institutions and businesses. The CHCA works to keep our community vibrant and connected. 
Subscription to the Local
Chestnut Hill is a community with its own independent newspaper covering the people, news, events and happenings right here.  A subscription to this award-winning weekly newspaper is included with every membership!
Passport to the Chestnut Hill Experience
CHCA members receive the current year's Passport, a booklet with deals and discounts at over 70 local businesses. Bring your Passport when you are shopping, having a meal or drinks on the Avenue, and enjoying  entertainment or enrichment in Chestnut Hill.  

Summers in Chestnut Hill

Pastorius Park Summer Concerts 

Engaging community events like Pastorius Park Concert, Movies Under the Stars, Black & White Gala, Holiday House Tour, Hoops Madness Basketball Tournament, and more.
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We advocate for Chestnut Hill. Find information on zoning, meeting schedules, forms, and resident resources.
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We are a volunteer organization supported by a small dedicated staff. Learn about volunteer opportunities, and meet our Board of Directors and staff.
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