“Tom embodies the best of what Leo High School’s motto is all about: facta non verba…deeds, not words.” – Fr. Tom Hurley
2009 was a year of milestones in its own right: The first viral selfie was taken; The Black Eyed Peas “I Gotta Feeling” was pumping the airwaves everywhere; and traces of water were first discovered on the moon.
2009 also marked a few glacial shifts in the social purpose space as well. The Great Recession was buckling itself in and national philanthropy was at a decline for the first time since 1987. More…
Cara honored several supporters and alumni of its organization at its annual Tribute to the Stars presented by Waterton – held at Chicago’s Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel on Friday, November 16. The event, which is Cara’s oldest and most mission-centric, raised nearly $100k for its mission to alleviate poverty in Chicago.