THE WELL’S CORE PURPOSE

The Well Resource Center exists to help our immediate neighbors in Chicago’s Northwest Side with practical needs unique to the community through networking and relationships to become “a place where people are with and for you.”

OUR VISION

The Well Resource Center and it’s staff’s goal is to see improvements in our first responders and their families emotional, spiritual, relational and physical health by creating engaging, community-enriching, need-based environments.


Matt Blair – Founder/CEO

In 2012, Matt received his Masters in Divinity from MacAfee School of Theology in Atlanta, GA. While Matt was in school he was also co- leading a church on Atlanta’s Southwest side. After graduating with a Masters in Christian education, Matt knew God was leading him and his wife to his hometown, Chicago.

Matt’s diverse background covers donor relations, sales, project management, children and youth ministry, and outreach ministry.

Matt continues to be encouraged and blessed by his wife Audra and his two kids Robert and Maggie.


Audra Blair – Founder/COO

Audra met Matt while attending college in East Tennessee. After graduating from college with a degree in Advertising and Marketing she worked as a recruiter for a staffing firm in Atlanta, GA. Since living in Chicago Audra has found such a love and respect for this city and is very passionate about connecting families and people together.

Audra has found great joy in being a wife to her husband of 9 years and a mom to her 5 Year – old son, Robert and 3 Year old daughter, Maggie.


Laura Unander – Director of Finance

Laura comes to the Well with over twenty years of accounting experience working with small businesses and nonprofits as owner of ASK Bookkeeping Service. She is a graduate of North Park University having earned a degree in Nonprofit Management.

A native Chicagoan – south-sider – Laura is married to Jim, her high school sweetheart. Together they raised four fantastic kids and now get to enjoy four amazing grandchildren.