Dan Brozowski – Angling 4 Hope for Our Kids

Dan Brozowski – Angling 4 Hope for Our Kids
Dan Brozowski – Angling 4 Hope for Our Kids

UPDATE:  Angling 4 Hope now has it's own Facebook page! Since Dan is helping us, we want to help him, so, we agreed he should move his Compass To Care posts there. We invite you to visit & "Like" Dan's NEW Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/Angling4Hope, where he will continue his mission of posting a new photo and/or tip every day until Septemb

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Abdalridha – Leukemia & the Tough Guy

Abdalridha – Leukemia & the Tough Guy
Abdalridha – Leukemia & the Tough Guy

Abdalridha’s family moved to the United States almost three years ago. He was eight years old. In September 2014, Ridha (as his family calls him) was having the first of three biopsies to evaluate a tumor on his ankle. The doctors weren't sure what it was, and during the time it took to perform multiple biopsies and tests, the tumor began to spread

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“We Found A Tumor”-Emily’s Journey

“We Found A Tumor”-Emily’s Journey
“We Found A Tumor”-Emily’s Journey

Emily’s teacher noticed she seemed to be having some difficulty speaking, so she called Emily’s dad, who took her to the doctor. He thought it might be an allergic reaction to something, but after two days on allergy medication, it wasn’t getting any better. So, two days later, they performed a head CT on the shy 15-year old, to see if they could f

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Jeans for a Cause & Alliant Credit Union

Jeans for a Cause & Alliant Credit Union
Jeans for a Cause & Alliant Credit Union

  Wow - good things just keep happening! Alliant Credit Union recently asked employees to nominate a deserving organization to be recognized for their very first "Jeans for a Cause" days.  Twenty-two very deserving organizations were nominated and Compass to Care was one of them.  Employees then voted on their top four, and Compass to Care was

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Many Communities-Many Events

Many Communities-Many Events
Many Communities-Many Events

  Where can you see us this summer? All over the place, it seems! And that means WE NEED YOU to put on your volunteer hat (and sunscreen) and help us out! Here is a list of upcoming events that we need plenty of volunteers for: Saturday & Sunday, August 20 & 21 – Edison Park Business Expo – 9 am to 3 pm during Edison Park Fest, Chicago

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Meet Grant: Globe-Trotting Financial Wiz!

Meet Grant:  Globe-Trotting Financial Wiz!
Meet Grant:  Globe-Trotting Financial Wiz!

Grant joined the Compass to Care Associate Board in December 2013 as he wanted to join an organization where he could make a meaningful impact in the lives of kids throughout the community.  Born and raised in Indianapolis, he moved to Chicago after graduating from Indiana University to take a position with The PrivateBank and Trust.  As an officer

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Typically Tyris, Dealing With AML

Typically Tyris, Dealing With AML
Typically Tyris, Dealing With AML

Tyris is like any other 12 year-old boy. He texts, plays video games on his various gadgets and wears baseball hats. Unlike other 12 year-old boys, he has spent much of the last year doing these things from his hospital room. Tyris was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) in July of 2015. His grandmother had taken Tyris to the hospital becau

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Voodoo-A-Go-Go Charity Car Show July 2nd

Voodoo-A-Go-Go Charity Car Show July 2nd
Voodoo-A-Go-Go Charity Car Show July 2nd

We are honored to have been chosen by the Voodoo Kings Kustom Car Club as the beneficiary for their 2016 Voodoo-A-Go-Go.  And we would love to have you come out! Saturday, July 2nd, 2016 Volo Auto Museum 27582 Volo Village Rd Volo, IL Food and drinks. Music. Raffles. And CUSTOM CARS! Participant gates open at 9am Spectator gates open at 10am Specta

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