Wrap-Around Services

Each person who comes through the doors of CCO has a unique history. The homeless father with children, parents with teens, pregnant women, people of all orientations, the elderly and aging, the physically challenged, are accepted at CCO. Case managers work alongside single adults and families to create individualized goals and assist with job training and referrals, education, transportation, benefits assistance, mental and physical health referrals and more. These wrap-around services are the stepping-stones to … Continue reading

Glenn Kaiser Cigar-Box Guitar Auction

Just Announced! Glenn Kaiser will be auctioning off one of his hand-made Cigar-Box guitars, and all proceeds going to Cornerstone! Glenn has been a long time supporter of Cornerstone through his benefit concerts and albums. Check it all out here: https://gkaiser.wordpress.com/2018/01/03/gk-guitar-auction-for-homeless-shelter/

Thank you for 2017!

You Made 2017 Awesome, Keep It Up! As we are rounding out the holiday season, and in the last few hours of 2017, we want to say thank you for every way you have helped those sheltered at Cornerstone. You may have come to Cornerstone and volunteered your time. Maybe you donated your new or used clothing or home goods. Possibly you chose to donate money out of your hard-earned income to help those who … Continue reading

The Bears brought the Holiday Party!

The holidays give a chance to celebrate each person who came through the doors of Cornerstone over the year and previous years. Today, Chicago Bears player Sam Acho and his teammates, with matching donations from The Chicago Bears, sponsored the parties for both the men and women at Cornerstone. It was a great party, with food from Jewel Foods, Papa Johns and Aldi, and each person gets gifts of new items to help them out, … Continue reading

Thank you, Coat Angels!

Coat Angels Give the Gift of Warmth! We want to say a very special thank you to the Coat Angels! The children sheltered at CCO have been blessed with the gift of warmth thanks to this fabulous group of volunteers and donors! Each year the Coat Angels visit CCO and deliver new coats, hats, gloves, and other winter wear accessories to our children. Thank you, Coat Angels! To learn more about the Coat Angels and all … Continue reading