Made in the Shade Raises over $11,000

CIP staff members John & Ernie walk back from the finish line.

Saturday, September 21st turned out to be a perfect day for a walk around Lake Calhoun.  1,000 people from 11 organizations gathered to raise money for various agencies that support people with disabilities.

Community Involvement Programs participated and raised over $11,000.  The money will be used to fund requests to the “Participant Fund”, a fund that provides supports for emergencies and other requests that are not covered by government funding.  Payments from this fund have covered security deposits, vacations or trips to visit a relative who is ill…

Thanks to everyone who made the event so successful!