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2023 March Madness Fundraiser

March 17, 2023 - March 23, 2023

March Madness Basketball Tournament

It’s FUN and you can support a great cause! TIME FOR A SECOND CHANCE!

NCAA Basketball Tournament enthusiasts, it’s finally that time of year again to enjoy, “March Madness” and to test your skills on predicting the tournament winners. Challenge your skills with the “SWEET SIXTEEN”. You can enter your tournament picks on the website and follow the scoring against other participants.

If you want to see how it will work before the tournament starts go to and click on “Sample Entry”.

The website steps for ‘The Second Chance Pool’ are:

·                     Under MENU click on “Log In”, then on “Pool Players”

·                     Enter Pool ID: GSC1kids2023, Password: Gsckids

* The Pool Title is Second Chance 

 Selections for Sweet 16, ‘Second Chance’ pool need to be in BY, March 23, 2023.  Each entry is $50.  Proceeds from this fundraiser go to Good Shepherd Center. This event is a charitable fundraiser – 50% of the total entry fee will go to Good Shepherd Center. The payouts to the players will be as follows: 1st place 25%, 2nd place 10%, 3rd place 5%, 4th place 5%, 5th place 5%.

The more entries, the bigger the payouts. So feel free to forward to prospective players. We are looking forward to a fun tournament.

Ways To Pay:


If you want to pay with your debit or credit card, head to and click the ‘Donate with a Debit or Credit Card’ button.

In the ‘Write a note (Optional)’ field, type: March Madness 2023

Fill in the form with your payment and billing address information

Click the ‘Donate Now’ button


CHECK (Must be received prior to March 23rd)

Make check out to Good Shepherd Center

Mail to 17314 S. Kedzie, Hazel Crest, IL 60429

Indicate that your check is for March Madness 2023


For technical assistance please email


March 17, 2023
March 23, 2023


Elise Simcox, Development Coordinator