CREATIVE GIVING: Beefaroo

2017-05-03T16:11:34+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog, CREATIVE GIVING|

Thank you to Rockford’s beloved Beefaroo for  choosing Annie’s Locker as January 2017’s “Cheese Fries nonprofit.” We support healthy lifestyles that include occasional indulgences... like their legendary yummy cheese fries, cheddar burgers, and shakes! Thank you BEEFAROO for your support!

WINGS OF FREEDOM

2017-05-02T20:21:30+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Categories: ANGELS ON SITE, Blog, Success Stories|

by Meredith Stoll, Outreach Chair There is really nothing like ringing a cowbell, cheering like crazy and having someone threaten to get sick on your shirt to make you understand the heart of a mission. One hot Saturday in June, I volunteered for my first run as an angel in support of Annie’s Locker. Three [...]

COMMITTEE HIGHLIGHT: Krystal Shuga, Gear Assistant

2017-05-03T16:16:39+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog, News|

Meet Krystal Shuga. Krystal is married to Shelby and together they have three boys ages 12, 6, and 1. When she’s not busy raising her family, you’ll find Krystal working as a personal trainer and ZUMBA instructor. She understands the discipline it takes to regularly go to a gym and getting shoes and clothes that [...]

Run ARNY JOHNSON 5K/10M and Help Annie’s Locker

2017-03-10T14:40:28+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog, News|

It’s almost time to lace up and race the 32nd annual Arny Johnson 10-mile and 5K runs. Both races are coming up on Saturday, April 1, at Harlem High School in Machesney Park. The 5K course is flat and fast, while the 10-mile course takes runners on a scenic path into and around Rock Cut [...]

CREATIVE GIVING: Beefaroo

2017-05-02T20:36:05+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog, CREATIVE GIVING|

Thank you to Rockford’s beloved Beefaroo for choosing Annie’s Locker as January 2017’s “Cheese Fries nonprofit.” We support healthy lifestyles that include occasional indulgences... like their legendary yummy cheese fries, cheddar burgers, and shakes! Thank you BEEFAROO for your support!

Honored To Be A Finalist

2017-03-10T19:01:48+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog, News|

Annie’s Locker has always been about making a difference in our community. Late in 2016, we were thrilled to learn that our organization was named a finalist for the Rockford Register Star's Excelsior award. This annual award is given to an area organization for their exceptional community service, excellence and making a difference in the [...]