The CCO Brochure

Know more and share what you know Be sure to read CCO’s brochure, highlighting the programs, success and outcomes of the support being given to those experiencing homelessness. Be informed about how you can get more involved, and share with others to get them involved too! Direct link to share: http://www.ccolife.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/CCO_Brochure.pdf facebook.com/cornerstonecommunityoutreachinstagram.com/ccolifetwitter.com/ccolife

Cornerstone Food Pantry

Every Wednesday. Doors open at 9:30a, till 11:30amWhere: 4628 North Clifton Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640 “Every Wednesday over 150 people gather in the CCO dining room to “shop” for nutritious food. Canned vegetables, meat, pasta, grains, nuts, boxed food, and more, a wide variety of groceries are offered each week and over 25% consist of nutritious, fresh fruits and vegetables. The majority of CCO food pantry patrons are senior citizens. The bags of groceries they … Continue reading

Easter Celebration at CCO

Spring is such a lively time and often reminds us of newness: flowers sprouting up, birds chirping away, a departure from an oftentimes blustery winter. Here at Cornerstone Community Outreach, we embrace spring’s arrival after a long Chicago winter. And a highlight of spring is EASTER!! We shelter over 35 families at any given time, so there are always kids around, just waiting to experience a CCO Easter celebration. It’s so fun for us as … Continue reading

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays!!!

We wish you a Merry Christmas! The 2018 holiday season at CCO has been filled with fun events, festive food, parties, and gifts for all of our shelter guests. We want to say a special thank you to the donors that have made the season bright by donating financially, creating an event, volunteering or purchasing gifts that have blessed our shelter guests. The children, parents, and single adults, sheltered at CCO have felt encouraged and remembered … Continue reading

Remembered and Cared For…

  Thank you to all the Christmas elves who worked day and night gathering, sorting, wrapping, and organizing donated toys so that everyone at Cornerstone felt remembered and cared for this Christmas. Thank you to all the staff, volunteers, and CCO Board Members who helped make everything come together for the families and nearly 150 children sheltered at CCO. It’s not too late to give! Please consider making a donation that will provide safe shelter, … Continue reading