One of our graduates Tim Kathol was honored by C.I.A.C.O. on April 18th 2015 where he received substantial monetary support that will help him continue his humanitarian work with other veterans. In attendance at the event were many dignitaries including the Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White and fellow veterans that Tim has helped.
SSG/Ret. Timothy Kathol is a single father of two boys. SSG Kathol joined the U.S. Army in 1999. He served 2 tours of combat in Iraq as a Cavalry Scout. SSG Kathol was medically retired in 2009. After retiring from military service SSG Kathol joined other veteran organizations in the Chicagoland area. SSG Kathol completed a fellowship with the Mission Continues in 2012 working with the Laurus Foundation. During the last few years SSG Kathol has spent countless hours working with organizations to help other veterans find their way. C.I.A.C.O feels honored to be able to help this man who has served his country and now serves his sons and fellow veterans.