Back to School New Shoes Fundraising Program.

Santa Program is at it again, making a difference for the children! Back to School New Shoes Fundraising Program. “We’re fundraising to buy new back to school shoes for as many of the children at CCO as we can this year. All donations through the link on this page will be used by the social workers to take the neediest of children on a shopping spree to buy one pair of new shoes (and maybe a … Continue reading

They already think you’re crazy…

I was running along the Lakefront Trail the other day training for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon with Team CCO, and I was passing, though slowly, a pair of runners, whom I’ll call Pink and Blue. I heard the best marathon fundraising advice, ever! Between strained breaths: Pink says: I’m not doing well with my fundraising. Blue replies: Why? P: I don’t know how to ask, what will they think? B: Seriously, it’s simple. Everyone you know will … Continue reading