Ready for Presents!

Over 120 children and youth are sheltered with their parents at CCO, during the holidays and all throughout the year. You, as a donor, volunteer, and supporter have always been a valuable part of making the season bright for each and every child. The giving doesn’t stop with the families. The residents of our single women and single men’s shelters are no less important. Each program celebrates with a festive party that includes decorations, a … Continue reading

#GivingTuesday, #GiveAnyDay

Today is #GivingTuesday. It is a global event that was created as “an opportunity to give generously following a weekend of shopping and consumerism.” It is a great day to give, though any day is a great day to give! Consider a donation today.

Holiday Shopping, Holiday Giving

The Holiday Season is here! When you reflect on what you are thankful for, whom you want to surprise with a gift, and what causes to support, consider helping a homeless family in Chicago. Every day more families experience homelessness for the first time. Right now, over 40 families and 125 children are sheltered at Cornerstone. Every families path to housing is different, including the length of time it may take to get housed.   … Continue reading

Fall Fundraiser Photo Album!

A great time was had by all at this year’s CCO Fall Fundraiser. We couldn’t have done it without a host of wonderful staff and volunteers! Thanks again for a fabulous night! Enjoy the photo album!

You Are Invited!

You are invited to CCO’s Fall Fundraiser!  Join us for an evening that will highlight the important homeless programs and services that you are a part of at CCO! Executive Director, Sandy Ramsey will share stories and statistics. Kumba Lynx will entertain us with dancing and poetry and you can count on delicious sweet and savory food. This year we will be offering, even more, raffle (see list below) and silent auction items. You won’t want … Continue reading