Hope

Hope
Hope

As sure as we live and breathe, every day will present challenges of one kind or another. One way to overcome those challenges, is to look ahead to what the future may bring. We hope that things will get better. We hope that what we are doing matters. We hope we can just make it through this. Hope is what keeps us going, it is why we do what we do

Read More »

Meet Christine

Meet Christine
Meet Christine

Christine Rapp started as Compass to Care's Program Manager in 2016. Having grown up in Dubuque, it is only fitting that she is based in our office there. After going away to college, and then moving even further away from home, she came back to Dubuque to raise her daughter and be near her family. She has 30+ years of varying computer technology (

Read More »

A Great Big Gigantic Thank You, or The results of an unexpected donation

A Great Big Gigantic Thank You, or The results of an unexpected donation
A Great Big Gigantic Thank You, or The results of an unexpected donation

  It’s hard to put into words what you have done for Compass To Care by hosting your own event in 2016. A simple “Thank you” doesn’t seem grateful enough. Thank you very much? We are so blessed? A big thanks? Saying those words over and over throughout the year is humbling. Being new to Compass to Care this year, I am still amazed at the gener

Read More »

Compass to Care Partners with Spirit Air

Compass to Care Partners with Spirit Air
Compass to Care Partners with Spirit Air

Together the organizations will help children fly to distant medical centers for cancer care.  Chicago, Illinois – December 22, 2016 - Compass to Care, The Mike & Sandy Ernsdorff Childhood Cancer Foundation and Spirit Air announced today a partnership to serve children with cancer who must fly to receive treatment. According to the National Ins

Read More »

One Million Miles!

One Million Miles!
One Million Miles!

Whooo-hooo! We are excited to announce that Compass to Care has officially helped kids with cancer travel ONE MILLION MILES for treatment!! Thank you for helping us reach this incredible milestone!  How far is one million miles? It would take one person almost two years of driving 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 60 miles per hour to travel one

Read More »

Compass to Care 5K Results

Compass to Care 5K Results
Compass to Care 5K Results

WHAT A GREAT MORNING!! Compass to Care hosted its very fist 5K to support kids with cancer on Saturday, October 22nd and it was a great morning!  The weather ended up being absolutely perfect for a run through the beautiful Park Ridge neighborhoods. With a total of 140 registered runners, we raised over $13,000 to help our kids travel to cancer tre

Read More »
Main menu