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.
Jeff Bezos Donates $10 Million To Veterans Super PACBezos has made political contributions, including a $2.5 million donation in 2012 to help uphold the state's same-sex marriage law, but none this large.
PETA Urges Aretha Franklin's Estate To Donate Her Fur CoatsSome on social media have blasted PETA for not doing enough to pressure Franklin to donate her furs.
Ronald McDonald House Charities Gets $100 Million Gift From AbbVieRonald McDonald House Charities is receiving a record $100 million donation, to help provide housing and other services for child patients and their families.
Retired Special Ed Teacher Leaves $1 Million To Students In WillMrs. Via Cava left the generous donation in her will after years of careful saving.
Chicago Hospital Gets $45 Million To Expand PTSD TreatmentThe funding will allow more veterans whose PTSD isn't responding to standard treatment to receive such treatment as behavioral therapy, acupuncture and yoga.
Massive Supply Of Vitamin K Tablets Donated To Fight Deadly Effects of Synthetic MarijuanaIllinois is getting a boost in the fight against the potentially deadly effects of synthetic marijuana. 800,000 tablets of Vitamin K have been donated to the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Chicago's Art Institute Receives Historic Money DonationThe Art Institute of Chicago is receiving the largest monetary donation in the museum's history. The museum received two donations totalling $70 million, including a $50 million gift.
Reilly's Daughter Bar Donates Profits To Cmdr. Bauer Memorial FundTouched by the loss of police Commander Paul Bauer, the owners of a southwest suburban bar donated some of their profits on Sunday to a fund for him.