Learn more about Team CCO, our charitable fitness team! Why do fitness fanatics and everyday folks run for us? Find out, by watching Team CCO’s video!
Congratulations to the Team CCO guys who raised money and battled mud pits, slippery mountains, marine hurtles and military walls, to help alleviate homelessness in Chicago!
It’s not too late to donate to Team CCO! Click here support the team!
Each week the CCO Food Pantry provides nutritious food items to over 150 pantry attendees. “Grammy”, pictured in blue, has been a long time pantry volunteer. She works weekly along with a small army of folks who give their time to offer food with a smile and a word of encouragement.
Would you like to volunteer to serve at CCO? Click here if you would like more information on volunteering your time and energy.
Are you interested in joining Team CCO at the Greater Chicago Food Depository Hunger Walk? The Hunger Walk is a 3.1 mile walk through Chicago’s beautiful downtown, lake front area. Each person walking for CCO will increase our food credit by 224 pounds with the Food Depot. The credit is used to purchase food for our shelter guests, food pantry patrons and dinner guests. Click here for more info about the Hunger Walk.
29th Annual Hunger Walk
Last year, over 120 fabulous CCO volunteers walked 3.1 miles at the Greater Chicago Food Depository Hunger Walk. Over 25,000 pounds of food went to good use within our shelter programs, food pantry patron and dinner guest program. Join us this year!
Save the date! This year’s Hunger Walk will take place June 21, 2014 at Soldier Field in Chicago. Join us and help alleviate hunger in Chicago. Email Eve at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
Save the date! The Greater Chicago Food Depository is thrilled to announce that the 29th Annual Hunger Walk will take place June 21, 2014 at Soldier Field in Chicago. Join us and help alleviate hunger in Chicago. Keep checking back for more information!
To view last years photo album click here.
Congratulations Team CCO! We are grateful to all our wonderful team members who participated in the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle! Together the 11 members that ran the Shuffle raised over $3,500 to help alleviate homelessness in Chicago!
Nearly half of the team are adolescents who volunteer at CCO wrapping and delivering birthday gifts and treats to children living in the shelter. We are proud of their example to others and compassionate dedication to homeless children!
It’s not too late to join Team CCO. Learn more here.
Juniper Escue is the proud winner of an ipod shuffle. She is the top Team CCO Shamrock Shuffle fundraiser under 18. June has raised a total of $850 for CCO!
Great job and congratulations, June!
Does charitable fitness sound like something you’re interested in? Check out the options here. You won’t regret it!
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!
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
Chicago Half Marathon – September 7, 2014
Bank of America Chicago Marathon - October 12, 2014
Click here to learn more about joining the Team!