20140128 - Everyday Hero Craig Wallace (KG) - nwherald

Kyle Grillot - kgrillot@shawmedia.com

In an attempt to keep fundraising money for cancer local Craig Wallace founded Walla-pa-looza, a nonprofit that raises money for people and families affected by cancer. Money raised typically stays in McHenry or Lake County, though there are no specific limits to who can apply for assistance. Funds raised typically goes to help the patient become more comfortable by helping to pay for gas and electric bills. They hold two big events every year, Walla-pa-looza and Jolly-pa-looza. He's also involved with Johnsburg Men's Club and the Johnsburg Boys Baseball League, and he announces the Junior Skyhawk games.