If You Only Knew

  This summer a beautiful mural was created at Cornerstone Community Outreach. It is called “If You Only Knew”, by Steven Teller. #MostBeautifulMuralInChicago The empowered female figure is an emblem of hope, resilience, and natural elegance. Hardy Blue Asters which surround the young woman, are a symbol of strength. The image is intended to bring hope and inspiration to the families and single adults who are moving to safe, stable housing through Cornerstone Community Outreach. The … Continue reading

Donate via Apple Pay

You can now donate to CCO via Apple Pay!
 Today, Cornerstone became able to accept donations via Apple Pay. Using Messages on your iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch, start a new conversation with donate@ccolife.org, then chose how much you want to donate. And you can also add a personal message when donating! Like all your donations, they are tax deductible and go directly to Cornerstone. If you haven’t used Apple Pay to send money yet, … Continue reading

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