Archive for: October 2016

Donate to Operation Santa Today!

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It is hard to believe, but the holiday season is almost upon us. Once again, we are asking for your help to do something truly magical for the families of our fallen and catastrophically injured Chicago Police officers. The holidays can be more a time of sorrow than happiness...

Wintrust Pledges Support for Bulletproof Vest Initiative

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Wednesday, October 12th — Wintrust President and CEO, Edward Wehmer, announced his support for the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation (CPMF) Get Behind the Vest initiative. Mr. Wehmer was in attendance for the Fifth Annual Valor Awards luncheon and pledged a $100,000 matching donation for the program which purchases replacement bulletproof vests...

Chicago Cops Honored for Valor

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Four Chicago Police officers were honored by the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation for their dedication and bravery in service to the City of Chicago.  Also honored was Wintrust CEO Ed Wehmer for his support of Chicago Police officers. Click here for rest of Tribune’s story:

Bridgeport Catholic Academy 8th Grade Supports GBTV

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On September 25th, the Bridgeport Catholic Academy 8th grade students presented Fr. Dan Brandt with a check for $575.00 that they raised for the CPMF’s Get Behind the Vest initiative. Thanks to Ms. Melanie Tado for organizing and working a car wash with the eighth grade students which raised the...

Congratulations Adam and Krystal Domagala!

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The Chicago Police Memorial Foundation would like to extend warm congratulations and best wishes to Adam and Krystal Domagala on their recent marriage! Adam is the son of Chicago Police Officer Bernie Domagala and his wife Denise. Bernie was catastrophically injured in 1988 when Adam was only four months...
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