Pioneer Offers Walk-In Admissions at Advocate’s Crystal Lake Outpatient Center

Pioneer Center for Human Services has partnered with Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital to offer immediate access to services offered by Pioneer.  In a unique collaboration, Pioneer Center will now offer an admissions center one evening a week, conveniently located within Advocate’s Outpatient Center in Crystal Lake.   There, individuals will receive preliminary evaluations, complete enrollment paperwork,…

Moonlight & Music Breaks Record

A little bit of rain…ok, a lot of rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of the over 250 people who celebrated with Pioneer Center at this year’s Moonlight & Music event.  Although the outdoor concert became an indoor party…it was the organization’s most successful event ever—raising more than $140,000! This year’s attendees were treated to a…

Recently, CNN published the results of a year-long investigation about charities…

Recently, CNN published the results of a year-long investigation to identify America’s worst charities. The article can be viewed at: http://www.cnn.com/2013/06/13/us/worst-charities/index.html?hpt=hp_c2. After reading this article, I took the opportunity to compare Pioneer Center for Human Service’s practices with those charities in the article that are wasteful and bad stewards of their investors’ resources. The article…