Current OSV Fundraisers

Thank you in advance for attending our events. The One Small Voice Foundation is a 501c3 organization.

Keep watching for new exciting updates to our website and upcoming events!

The 3rd Annual
Fox River Shiver
Sunday, March 1, 2015

Brave the icy waters of the Fox River with other fearless costume clad friends and support Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago thru One Small Voice Foundation.

Shiver Down FREE VIP pre-party & check-in starts at noon for all participants, the ’Shiver at 2pm“ and Melt Down After Party with live entertainment in our heated tent immediately following!

Take the plunge individually or form your team! There is no registration fee and all fundraisers receive an event t-shirt for raising $25 or more and an event hoodie for raising $125 or more online. All spectators will be asked to make a $5 donation and will receive an event pin.

PRIZES will be awarded for Best Costume (Team & Individual), Most Money Raised (Team & Individual) & Best Lower River Business Presence!

It is quick and easy to set up a fundraiser page for you or your team. You can forward your link to family and friends so they can make secure, online, tax deductable donations. Or, if you would rather collect checks and cash donations, email for registration & pledge form.

The River Shiver takes place on the Broken Oar beach at 614 Rawson Bridge Road, Port Barrington, IL 60010. Call 847.639.9468 or email for further details or questions or contact Kevin & Debbie 630-620-6637.

If you cannot make the event, please help anyway. To make a donation, please Click Here.


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Check out photos from last year!

The 13th Annual
Trick or Treat Trot
5K Run and Walk

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Check out the race results.

Many thanks to the
WILV road crew

WILV 100.3

Thank you to all of our sponsors, donors, volunteers and participants in our 2014 Trick or Treat Trot!

Our voice was heard this past weekend with your amazing support!

Please enjoy the event photos and thank you again for your support!

Annual Appeal

Please read our Donation Request Letter

Thank you in advance for your donation. Your support is vital to the success of One Small Voice Foundation and the children/families that benefit from your generosity is far reaching. Please click on below Donate now button to make your donation safely & securely.

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The One Small Voice Foundation supports hydrocephalus research being conducted at Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago (formerly Children's Memorial Chicago).

All profits from this race will benefit hydrocephalus research being conducted by pediatric neurosurgeons at Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

The One Small Voice Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization and your donation is tax deductible.


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Support OSV with The Enchanting Zak and Lizzie and recently released Tagalong Trio both available...

Cover of Zak and Lizzie

Written by Ann Malokas and illustrated by Corasue Nicholas, Zak and Lizzie is the heartwarming true story of the Katzbeck’s son Zachary and a friend’s “rag-mop dog” named Lizzie. We thank Ann, Corasue, ZGraphics, Ltd., Integrated Graphics and Lake Book Bindery for donating their time and services to the foundation so that the profits of this book can go directly into research.You can buy Zak and Lizzie and Tagalong Trio directly from One Small Voice for $10.00 plus $5.00 shipping and handling (additional copies will require additional shipping fees). Send your order to One Small Voice Foundation, P.O. Box 644, Elmhurst, Illinois 60126, or if you have questions email us at

New Ways to Help OSV

Love is Blind Note Cards

The amazing Love is Blind artworks have been transformed into note cards that you can purchase! The cards are $10.00 per package plus shipping. To order, please call Debbie Katzbeck at 630-620-6637 or e-mail

United Way Donations

Did you know your corporate donations to United Way can be designated to the One Small Voice Foundation? Simply file the appropriate paperwork when signing up for United Way, and these donations can further help children afflicted with hydrocephalus and optic nerve hypoplasia. For additional information, please call Debbie Katzbeck at 630-620-6637.

Attention Kohl’s Shoppers!

When you purchase a Kohl’s gift card from OSV, 5% of your purchase goes to the Foundation; it’s a great idea for last-minute presents or shopping! To purchase a card, call Richard, 630-620-6637.