In Case You Missed It: October Volunteer Event with HOME

On Wednesday October 21, Chicago Bridge hosted a volunteer event with Housing Opportunities and Maintenance for the Elderly (H.O.M.E.) in the Pat Crowley House. The house accommodates 12 seniors who need assistance with daily living tasks, four resident assistants, and one family an intergenerational community. The event was coordinated by Paula Plathe and Anne West […]

In Case You Missed It: September Volunteer Event, Paint-a-thon

On Saturday, September 13th, a Chicago Bridge team of 9 volunteers participated in the 27th annual community Paint-A-Thon in North/Northwest Suburban Chicago. Paint-A-Thon serves 10 townships: Barrington, Elk Grove, Hanover, Maine, New Trier, Niles, Northfield, Palatine, Schaumburg, and Wheeling Townships. This was the first year Chicago Bridge participated in the Paint-A-Thon event. . The community […]

In Case You Missed It: August Death with Dignity Event

On August 20th, Chicago Bridge hosted an event which addressed possibly one of the next social issues of our time, Death with Dignity. The panelists touched a variety of topics concerning death with dignity in terms of its social, cultural, legal, emotional, spiritual, and structural implications. Encompassing a variety of perspectives and experiences, our panelists […]

In Case You Missed It: June 2014 Event, Intergenerational Programming

The Chicago Bridge June event “Intergenerational Programming” took place at The Terraces at The Clare on June 18th from 6 to 8 pm.   Coordinated by Bridge members Rebekah Cowing and Maggie Domaradzki, the event included dinner and drinks and a panel discussion.  The panelists included Victoria Gregor, Director, Casa Infantil at Casa Central; Peg Schuetz, […]