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  • Video: Tillman Foundation Fundraiser

  • Bears cornerback Charles Tillman throws his ball down the alley Thursday as he kicks off the third annual Charles Tillman Celebrity Pro BOWLer Tournament at Kings Lanes, Lounge & Sports in Rosemont.

      Bears cornerback Charles Tillman throws his ball down the alley Thursday as he kicks off the third annual Charles Tillman Celebrity Pro BOWLer Tournament at Kings Lanes, Lounge & Sports in Rosemont.
    Mark Welsh/mwelsh@dailyh=erald.com

  • Charles Tillman reacts to his throw as he kicks off his bowling tournament Thursday in Rosemont.

       Charles Tillman reacts to his throw as he kicks off his bowling tournament Thursday in Rosemont.
    Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer

  • Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon bowls Thursday night in the third annual Charles Tillman Celebrity Pro BOWLer Tournament in Rosemont.

       Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon bowls Thursday night in the third annual Charles Tillman Celebrity Pro BOWLer Tournament in Rosemont.
    Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer

  • Former Bears receiver Johnny Knox greets his bowling teammates Thursday night during Charles Tillman's fundraiser in Rosemont.

       Former Bears receiver Johnny Knox greets his bowling teammates Thursday night during Charles Tillman's fundraiser in Rosemont.
    Mark Welsh | Staff Photographer

 
Daily Herald report

Bears cornerback Charles Tillman and some of his teammates put down footballs and picked up bowling balls Thursday night in Rosemont to raise money for Tillman's foundation.

The third annual Charles Tillman Celebrity Pro BOWLer Tournament was held at Kings Lanes, Lounge & Sports in Rosemont's entertainment district. In the first two years of the bowling outing, more than $320,000 has been raised in support of the Charles Tillman Cornerstone Foundation, which provides opportunities and resources to underprivileged children and their families.

Some of the Bears bowlers Thursday night included Tim Jennings, Shea McClellin, Chris Conte, Craig Steltz and Kyle Fuller.

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