CeaseFire, Critical Violence Prevention

Treating the contagion of violence. — CeaseFire CeaseFire, is a global organization that works to reduce or interrupt violence, focus on high-risk areas, and create change through building relationships. CCO has welcomed Cure Violence staff into our shelter. They’ve conducted workshops and talked individually with our shelter guests about violence prevention. Their work has had an outstanding and unparalleled impact on our shelter guests and our surrounding neighborhood. Recently, we found out that Illinois funding … Continue reading

Team CCO & the Shamrock Shuffle

Are you looking for a unique, self-paced tour of downtown Chicago? Is green your favorite color? Are you looking for a fitness challenge that benefits others? Then the Bank of American Shamrock Shuffle might be for you! Click here to register and join Team CCO. The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8k (4.97 mile) is one of CCO’s charitable fitness options. The run takes place in downtown Chicago and has a fun vibe. Thanks!