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 4th Annual Fox River Shiver

12 p.m. Pre-party & Check-in
3 p.m. River Shiver Start
4 p.m. After Party & Awards Ceremony

Broken Oar Bar & Grill
614 Rawson Bridge Road
Port Barrington, IL 60010

Come participate or watch as courageous souls brave the icy waters of the Fox River with other fearless costume clad friends to support Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago through the One Small Voice Foundation.

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. Spectators will be asked to make a $5.00 donation and will receive an event pin.

Enjoy some entertainment from The MIX 101.9 Road Crew, who will be there to heat things up during the event.

To begin fundraising and create your own Team (like Team Hermanns, May the Drink Be With You or Water Warriors) go to https://www.crowdrise.com/search/all/river+shiver OR learn more about this frigidly fun event at brokenoar.com or onesmallvoicefoundation.org.

If you cannot attend and would like to send a donation, your support would be greatly appreciated! Every contribution helps to further pediatric research.  

Last years Awards

Hermans Rest a While Inn (it is not a restaurant) won for most money raised - by a team
Alison Foss won for most money raised by an individual
Mike Eggert won for most number of individual donations
Hermans Rest a While Inn - won for Best Team Costume
Jason Milligan won for best costume by an individual

Last years Photos !!!!

The 14th Annual
Trick or Treat Trot
5K Run and Walk

Sunday, October 25, 2015
Thank you to all of our sponsors, participants and volunteers! As a result of your generosity One Small Voice Foundation was heard with the roar of runners and walkers today! Race Results available below and over 250 photos available on our Facebook page. View either the overall results or the results by age group.

Congratulations to all of our race winners!!

A special thank you to our partners at New Balance, Olympia Chiropractic and Physical Therapy.

These events support the on-going pediatric research on Optic Nerve Hypoplasia at The Vison Center, Children's Hospital Los Angeles being conducted by the the research team led by Dr. Mark Borchert. 100% of the proceeds went to the Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

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.


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

Annual Appeal

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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 onesmallvoice@att.net.


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 onesmallvoice@att.net.

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.