The Joy of Giving: CCO 2016 Christmas Album

“Never get tired of doing little things for others. Sometimes, those little things occupy the biggest part of their hearts.” – Unknown What a festive Holiday Season! It was a joy to watch the children and parents sheltered at CCO receiving and unwrapping Christmas gifts. CCO wants to say a huge “Thank you” to our generous and thoughtful donors, who made the 2016 Holiday Season extra special. Our shelter guests gushed with gratitude. Parents enjoyed watching … Continue reading

Last Chance for BACM!

Today is the final day to get into the Bank of America Chicago Marathon through Team CCO. This opportunity ends at 5 pm! More information is available to you on the Team CCO page, click here to be redirected. Team CCO is a great avenue for fitness enthusiasts to support a great cause while reaching running goals. Through training, volunteering, and fundraising, Team CCO strives to help fulfill our core mission which is… Addressing Homelessness, … Continue reading

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

“We must use time creatively, in the knowledge that the time is always ripe to do right.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. “I don’t know what will happen now. We’ve got some difficult days ahead. But it really doesn’t matter with me now. Because I’ve been to the mountaintop. Like anybody, I would like to live a long life. Longevity has its place. But I’m not concerned about that now. I just want to do … Continue reading