Black Friday. Cyber Monday. And what we consider to be the most important, Giving Tuesday. December 1st was all about giving to those in need. According to givingtuesday.org, there were 1.3 million mentions of the movement and a total of $116.7 million were raised. Thank you to everyone who donated to our organization on Giving Tuesday!
Advocate Children’s Hospital had a very successful day of fundraising. They partnered with Aurelio’s Pizza and Aurelio’s matched every dollar of the first $5,000 in support of Child Life programs at the Hospital. All donations go towards supplies and supporting young patients and their families. They were able to raise $15,000!
Special Olympics Chicago Kicked off the day by opening registration for their 16th Annual Polar Plunge Event with the motto: #MakeASplash on this #GivingTuesday and Join in on the fun at the #ChicagoPolarPlunge
Click here to register for this awesome event supporting the Special Olympic Athletes!
Date: Sunday, March 6, 2016
Time: 10:00am- Kick off and first wave of plungers.
Plungers continue in 10:30, 11:00, 11:30 waves.
Location: Castaways, North Ave. Beach 1603 N. Lakeshore Dr. 60614
Remember when these famous faces made the plunge? You wont want to miss out!