Wisconsin Military Academy Refunds Donation Made By Senior With DementiaSt. John's Northwestern Military Academy has agreed to return all of the money donated by a former employee who gave them at least $16,000, but suffers from dementia and needs financial oversight.
Senior With Dementia Makes Huge Donation To Wisconsin Military Academy; Son Wants It RefundedA Lisle man said his dad donated thousands to a military academy in Wisconsin and now the son wants it refunded.
Harper College Offers 1,000 Full Tuition Scholarships, Deadline To Apply Is August 8Anyone interested, including current students, can apply for one of those scholarships by August 8.
Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott Gives $8 Million To National Museum Of Mexican Art In PilsenBillionaire MacKenzie Scott has donated $8 million to the National Museum of Mexican Art.
'Caring For Caregivers' Donates Computer Tables To Frontline Health Care WorkersCaring for our Caregivers is hosting a Healthcare Worker Appreciation Day on February 25th with online programs and celebrations to say thank you.
University Of Chicago Receives $75 Million Gift For School Of Social WorkUniversity officials asserted the gift from investment magnates James and Paula Crown is the largest of its kind in American higher education to support social work.
YWCA Gets $9M Donation, Chicago Branch Excited About Expanding Services: 'It's Mind Blowing!'"They do a lot of good things in the community. We need more organizations like this."
Michael Jordan Donates $2M To Feeding AmericaThe money comes from some proceeds of "The Last Dance" documentary. It focused on the Bulls' fame in the 1990s.
Oprah Gives $12 Million To Chicago Groups, Others In U.S. For COVID-19Her charity is giving the money to groups in five cities she has called home, including of course Chicago, which will get five million dollars.
Auto Show Organizers Donate $15,000 For Hunger ReliefThe Chicago Automobile Trade Association is donating $15,000 to the Illinois Broadcasters Uniting Against Hunger Campaign.
Trauma Center To Receive Multi-Million Dollar DonationFrom May of last year until March, it has cared for about 3,000 trauma patients.
UIC Professor Bequeaths School $1MUIC said that with the money bequeathed by Ross Edman to the school will establish a merit-based award for graduate-level art history students -- allowing the school to recruit the "brightest and most qualified applicants to the program."
Glenn Beck Gives $50K To Lincoln Artifacts DebtThe collection includes valuable personal effects of Lincoln's and a stovepipe hat whose link to Lincoln has been questioned.
Chance The Rapper Giving $1M To Boost Mental Health ServicesChance the Rapper says he's donating $1 million to help improve mental health services in Chicago.
Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos Create $2 billion Fund To Fight HomelessnessEarlier this month, Bezos and his wife donated $10 million to With Honor, a nonpartisan organization and super PAC looking to boost the number of veterans in politics.