Home for Heroes

Glenn Kaiser and friends have put together an outstanding recording to benefit Cornerstone Community Outreach. The music will be available on February 8, 2016. 100% of donations will go to providing safe shelter, nutritious meals, and compassionate management services to the men, women, and children residing at CCO. Click here to listen to the title track, “Homes for Heroes.”

Surviving on the Winter Streets

Safe shelter is important. We are privileged to offer safe shelter, nutritious meals, and intensive services to each person we shelter. Our Outreach Program assists those on the streets and bring many in from the cold. Here are some words from Archie, a friend, who lived on the streets in Chicago. This is his advice for surviving on the winter streets. “First, you have to find a lot of blankets; at least 5 or 6, … Continue reading

Team CCO & Your 2016 Fitness Plan

Are you thinking about your health and wellness resolutions for 2016? Consider being a part of Team CCO! Are you interested in a 5K, half marathon, full marathon, obstacle course, or a family-friendly walk to fight hunger? Team CCO offers many opportunities to raise funds and awareness while improving your heath and reaching new fitness goals.

End-of-Year Giving

As 2015 draws to a close and 2016 emerges on the horizon, let’s carry the spirit of giving into everyday of our lives. Consider making an end-of-year donation that would allow CCO to continue welcoming and sheltering over 350 individuals in our family and single programs. It’s our privilege to take in homeless fathers with children, three-generational families, single senior citizens, pregnant moms, families with teens, and other families and singles who often find it … Continue reading