Our Founder

Roberta M. Coleman is the Founder/President/CEO/ED of Kabod House International. Her passion and heart are for the homeless/unhoused.

Her vision for Kabod House International is to become a trailblazing organization that offers unique and needed services to the homeless and low-to-no-income populations in the Chicagoland/South Suburban Cook County area. The programs include distributing care packages filled with feminine hygiene products to women and girls living in poverty, Winter coats and toys for homeless and foster care children at a local elementary school partner and at homeless shelters. She wants those in need to know there is an organization that cares enough about helping them by offering services with a smile right to them.

Roberta is a graduate from National Louis University with an MBA in Nonprofit Management and a B.S. degree in Human Services from the University of Phoenix.

Leadership Team

Roberta M. Coleman, MBA - President

Oliver W. Patton, Jr. - Vice-President, Treasurer

Velma L. Brown - Secretary

Sandra Howard - Director

Amber Estes-Speese - Director

Shaponda A. Jimerson - Director