Kelly Geddes's Fundraising Page
CASA of Cook County
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ABOUT 2017 Chicago Marathon


For over 30 years, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Cook County has been training everyday people to stand up for children that have experienced abuse and neglect in an overwhelmed and extremely under-resourced foster care system. Today there are anywhere between 5,800 to 6,000 children in Cook County’s foster care system—and CASA of Cook County can only provide one-on-one support for less than 6 percent of them. Because of our limited resources, our volunteer advocates are court-appointed for cases deemed most in need of individual, dedicated support. Learn more about our work here: 

Meet the 2015 Team CASA, which raised more than $36,000+, by visiting this link: 

Meet the 2016 Team CASA, which raised more than $52,000+, by visiting this link:

Our goal in 2017 is to once again run the Bank of America Chicago Marathon and raise $50,000. 100% of the money raised will go towards CASA of Cook County's child advocacy program.



We highly encourage you to share the opportunity to join Team CASA with your friends! There's nothing better than running for a good cause alongside great people! 


Welcome to Team CASA and thank you for believing in our mission & vision.


Mark Dinglasan
Executive Director

CASA of Cook COunty


Name Date Amount Comments
Nancy Gardner 10/06/2017 $25.00  
Paula Pickett 09/13/2017 $50.00  
One Beacon Charitable Trust 09/08/2017 $1,500.00  
NILES JOHANSON 09/05/2017 $50.00  
Gail Freeman 09/05/2017 $50.00  
David Geddes 09/05/2017 $50.00 good luck Kelly !!
Catherine Geddes 09/05/2017 $50.00 Good luck!
Gary Benz 09/05/2017 $50.00 Go Kelly! Drink lots of water!!
Joan & Steven Geddes 09/04/2017 $200.00 So proud of you Kelly! Can't wait to watch.
  Total $2,025.00