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.
Unclaimed Lost-And-Found Items At Suburban Mall Donated To The United WayThe United Way is on the receiving end of what were probably gifts intended for someone else that ended up in the lost and found at a suburban mall.
Fall Out Boy Gives Back To Chicago, Helps Students Learn Food EducationFall Out Boy announced Thursday an effort to help Chicago students learn about food education and gardening.
Proceeds From Cubs Charities 50/50 Raffle To Be Donated To Hurricane Harvey ReliefCubs Charities announced Tuesday that the proceeds from Wednesday night's 50/50 raffle will be donated to the American Red Cross, who are working to provide shelter and supplies to those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
Duchossois Family Gives $100 Million To University Of Chicago MedicineThe Duchossois family made a $100 million donation to University of Chicago Medicine, to help fund research on “a new science of wellness.”
Wilmette Public Library Searches For Owner Of Donated "Secret" BookSupporters of a North Shore public library are trying to find the person who donated a hollowed out book containing items inside, last week.
Chance The Rapper Announces CPS Schools Receiving $10K From His DonationChance the Rapper announced Thursday via Twitter the nine Chicago public schools that will receive $10,000 checks as a part of his $1 million donation to CPS.