Team CCO Needs You!

Team CCO

Only 24 days until the Bank of America Chicago Marathon! Team CCO is training hard and fund raising for the big event! If you are interested in supporting our team by working in the CCO Charity Tent or by providing some nutritious snacks for our runners contact Eve at eve@ccolife.org.

Marathon day snacks include:

-watermelon

-bananas

-grapes

-pretzel sticks

-licorice sticks

-coffee (for the volunteers in the tent)

-spray bottles

The Team needs your support! If you would like to date directly to a runner click here.

Thank you!

Team CCO Looks Back

Team CCO looks back… These are a handful of Team CCO images from the past two marathons.

Is the marathon on your mind? Would you rather start with a half marathon or mud run? How about a walk with friends or family? Join the team and learn more about the charitable fitness options Team CCO is offering in 2014. You won’t regret it!

What Is Team CCO?

Team CCO

Team CCO is Cornerstone Community Outreach’s growing fitness charity team. Team members meet together, volunteer, and challenge themselves through training and fund raising for the families and individuals sheltered at CCO. These efforts directly benefit the lives of our shelter guests and help to alleviate homelessness in Chicago.

In the past, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon has been the centerpiece of Team CCO’s fitness year. This year the team is offering a broad range of charitable fitness options. They are:

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle – March 30, 2014

Merrell Down & Dirty Obstacle Race – June 1, 2014

Greater Chicago Food Depository Annual Hunger Walk– June 2014

Chicago Half Marathon – September 7, 2014

Bank of America Chicago Marathon – October 12, 2014

Click here to learn more about joining the Team!

 

Team CCO Opportunities

Team CCO from Cornerstone Community Outreach on Vimeo.

Over 70 people joined with Team CCO in running the 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon to raise funds for the homeless men, women, and children who are sheltered at Cornerstone Community Outreach.

Are you interested in joining the team? You don’t have to be a long distance runner. In 2014, Team CCO is offering a range of charitable fitness opportunities. They include:

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle
Merrell Down and Dirty Obstacle Race
Greater Chicago Food Depository Hunger Walk
Chicago Half Marathon
Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Click on the links above to find out more about each event and how your efforts will help alleviate homelessness in Chicago. Run (or walk) for Shelter!

 

Team CCO!

Why did Team CCO run this years Bank of America Chicago Marathon? You can find out by watching the video below by Nathan Cameron. Thank you, Nate and Team CCO!

It’s not too late to donate. The Team is accepting donations through December 31st! Click here to learn how you can help them reach their goal.

Thank you!

Team CCO

Tom & Rebecca

Team CCO is ready to go! In less than one month rigorous training will end and the Bank of America Chicago Marathon will begin for Team CCO runners. This year 73 dedicated people, motivated by a desire to support CCO’s shelter guests, have registered to run, jog or walk the 26.2 mile course. Learn more about these inspiring men and women and help them reach CCO’s fundraising goal!

Follow Us On Facebook

Facebook

Do you follow us on Facebook? Click here to be redirected to the CCO Facebook page, then click the “like” button on the right. We want to keep you up to date with information about the good things that are happening at CCO.

Are you a runner? Click here to go to the Team CCO Facebook page. Once there, you will learn more about the runners that are supporting CCO through this years Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Thank you!

National Running Day!

Join us for National Running Day on Wednesday, June 5 at 6:15pm. Team CCO will be meeting at the intersection of the Chicago Lakefront jogging path and Montrose Avenue to run together. This is an open event so mark your calendar and join us. See you there!

CCO Staff who are members of Team CCO 2013.

CCO Staff who are members of Team CCO 2013.