Leonard DiForte

Leonard DiForte

Become a Hero for the Residents of DPCC

Help us provide the extras that bring joy to more than 300 individuals –
Most of who are without financial means, and with physical challenges that require full-time nursing and rehabilitative care who call our center home… including the over 38 veterans who proudly and bravely served our country.

Our 2019 Goal

$15,500
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Residents like:

  • Anton Gross carried a camera in one hand and a pistol in his holster during his army service in Vietnam, as he documented daily combat activities. He served as both gunner and photographer on reconnaissance missions and entertainment events, including the Bob Hope USO Shows. Learn more about Anton.
  • Leonard DiForte served as a World War II Army Air Corp Tech Sargent, in charge of top-secret documentation. After the war he became an amateur baseball legend, and still holds the title of President of the Metropolitan Collegiate Summer Baseball of Illinois. Learn more about Leonard.

Veteran residents like Anton and Leonard
served our country faithfully –
now we’re privileged to serve them
in their later years of life.

We ask you to be their hero today.

Please take a moment to donate now.

Your gift of $25, $50, $100 or more
will provide enjoyment and laughter to our residents each day!

Thank you!

Anton Gross

Anton Gross