Tag Archives: how to help

Kitchen Magicians

Posted on Mar 29, 2017 by

As Virginia Woolf said, “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.”  This month residents shared the kitchen with volunteers and longtime friends of COTS Lynn Van Zeeland & Mary Harp-Jirschele, during our Turkey Cook Off. This event engaged… Read More

Help for the Homeless

Posted on Mar 1, 2017 by

91.9/91.5 The Family’s “Help for the Homeless” hygiene drive is currently collecting new personal care and cleaning products for  area crisis agencies, including COTS, so that we can dedicate our limited financial resources to providing qualified personnel, safe housing, nutritious food, education, and case management… Read More

Thank You for Making This Year a Success!

Posted on Dec 21, 2016 by

As a 100% privately funded organization, we couldn’t do our critical work without your help! Here are a few of our recent successes that you have helped make possible: One of our young adult residents opened his first savings account and has saved up $300 so… Read More

Holiday Spirit Comes to COTS

Posted on Dec 21, 2016 by

The tinsel was hung, the trees were decorated, and the gifts were wrapped in preparation for our annual Christmas party. The Christmas spirit was in the air! Each year, our community astounds us with its generosity in ensuring that our residents have a special Christmas.… Read More

You Can Help Us Reach Our Goal!

Posted on Aug 24, 2016 by

In 2016, we anticipate serving approximately 150 individuals experiencing homelessness in the Fox Valley. Each of these individuals is provided with the following items upon move-in: NEW twin sheet sets NEW twin comforters or quilts (solid colors) NEW bath towel sets (bath towel, hand towel… Read More

Support COTS at Upcoming Pat Benatar Concert

Posted on Apr 22, 2016 by

On Sunday, April 24, 2016, Pat Benatar and her husband, Neil Giraldo, are conducting a memorable concert to support 91.1 The Avenue and COTS (the Avenue’s Mission Partner for the evening). The concert is at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center and starts at 7:30pm. In support of COTS, attendees… Read More

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