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March Madness

March 14, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC+0

Good Shepherd Center 2021 Fundraising Event

March Madness Basketball Tournament

It’s FUN and you can support a great cause!

It has been a tough past year for all of us, so 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. We have two ways to challenge your skills: the “GSC MARCH MADNESS” and “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 web site steps are:

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

·                     Enter Pool ID: GSC2021, Password: gsckids

* The Pool Title is GSC MARCH MADNESS 


We will send you an email with complete instructions when the site is ready for entries after the team selections are made on Selection Sunday, March 14, 2021.   Each entry is $40.  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 3%, 5th place 2%, and 6th through 10th 1%.

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


Option 1 – Paypal/Credit or Debit Card

Click on the link to be directed to GSC’s donate page:

Click on the yellow ‘Donate’ box

Enter the amount owed for your bracket (i.e. if you reserved two brackets, you will enter $80)


If you have a Paypal account, you can click the ‘Donate with Paypal’ button

In the ‘Add a note’ field, type: March Madness 2021

Select the payment method you would like to use

Click the ‘Donate Now’ button


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

In the ‘Write a note (Optional)’ field, type: March Madness 2021

Fill in the form with your payment and billing address information

Click the ‘Donate Now’ button

*If you’d like to call in your credit card information, call Lauren Thommes 708-985-3728

Option 2 – Venmo

Open your Venmo app

Click the ‘Pay or Request’ button

Search for the handle @gsckids

Click on the Good Shepherd Center @gsckids account

Enter the amount owed for your brackets (i.e. if you reserved two squares, you will enter $80)

In the ‘What’s it for?’ field, type: March Madness 2021

Click the ‘Pay’ button

If you are asked to enter the last 4 digits of the phone number – enter 0948

Click the ‘Confirm’ button

Option 3 – Check

Make check out to Good Shepherd Center

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

Indicate that your check is for March Madness 2021

Feel free to forward this email to other prospective players so they can join in the fun. We are looking forward to a fun tournament!



March 14, 2021
8:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC+0


Lauren Thommes


Good Shepherd Center
c/o Fashion Show,17314 S. Kedzie Ave
Hazel Crest, IL 60429 United States
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