Continuing Major Supporter
Operation Shining Star – U.S. Secret Service Chicago Field Office’s
Fundraising Arm – Raises $15,000 for Support Of Hines VA Fisher House
2012 Golf Outing event and Silent Auction completely organized and executed by Secret Service associates proves most successful to date.
For a second consecutive year, Friends of Fisher House – IL, Inc. thanks the United States Secret Service Chicago Field Office Operation Shining Star for its enthusiastic assistance and generosity.
The hard work of our enthusiastic Secret Service friends is benefitting the deserving causes of the 100 Club of Chicago, Comers Children’s Hospital and Friends of Fisher House-Illinois.
We are thrilled and honored to have Chicago agent Brett Colvin who, as an invaluable Board Director, is actively involved in spearheading FOFH-IL fundraising efforts.
In recognition of this generous donation supporting the Friends of Fisher House mission, the FOFH-IL Board is pleased to once again designate the U.S. Secret Service Chicago Field Office an official Patron of our organization.
Efforts such as theirs make year-round free lodging a blessed reality for military families in Illinois & from 34 states throughout the U.S. during medical crises when they need it most.
Pictured from l-r, Harry Theodore, FOFH-IL Vice President-Communications, has accepted a generous $15,000 contribution from Peter Schurla, U.S. Secret Service Assistant to the Special Agent in Charge – Chicago Field Office. Secret Service Agent Brett Colvin, FOFH-Il Board Director, holds the official FOFH-IL Certificate of Appreciation recognizing the Secret Service as a Patron of the non-profit organization.