South Side New Year's Eve Fundraiser Takes The Party Online: 'The Reach Is Limitless'Logistically it's just easier and cheaper. In some cases, translating into thousands of dollars more in donations for these groups.
Chicago 7-Year-Old Raises Money For Hospital's Pandemic GearThe money has paid for masks, goggles, face shields and gloves for medical workers and visitors.
Concerns Mount About Lake Forest GOP Event Attended By RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, Who Later Tested Positive For COVID-19A big-money fundraiser by the Republican Party that was held last month in Lake Forest has gotten the attention of the Lake County Health Department.
Aurora Mother And Teen Daughter Stricken With Cancer Fight It At The Same Time"She has always been a loyal and caring employee and friend to us."
After Ronald McDonald Home Was Vandalized, 2-Year Old Cancer Patient Resumes Treatment, Gets His Birthday PartyThe glass doors destroyed outside of the housing for sick children. Nurses couldn’t report to work. His treatment was put on hold, and so was a birthday celebration at his home in Joliet.
Oak Lawn Students Raise Over $12,000 To Help Local BusinessesAfter COVID-19 caused economic hardships for local businesses, students were inspired to launch a virtual fundraiser to provide relief.
Hyde Park Musician Raises Money For Roseland Community Hospital Workers"I was like well maybe if I offer this song to people they might find it in their hearts to chip in and help."
Taking The New Year's Day Polar Bear PlungeFor many participants, it wasn't their first time. One woman said she has participated in this winter tradition 21 times.
Trump To Speak At Police Chiefs' Conference In Chicago On Monday; Supt. Johnson Won't Be ThereThe president was scheduled to speak early Monday afternoon at the International Association of Chiefs of Police annual conference at McCormick Place, CBS News has confirmed.
High School Athletes Work Out In The Extreme Heat For A Good CauseAll of the money raised goes to the Oscar Mike Foundation which helps wounded and disabled veterans participate in adaptive events.
Indiana Boy Selling His Favorite Popcorn To Raise Money For Grandfather's Heart TransplantOwen Holmes, a 9-year-old boy from northern Indiana, is selling popcorn from his favorite shop to raise money for his grandfather, who is waiting for a heart transplant.
Oak Lawn Students Raising Money To Finish Building Hospital In Bolivia; 'It Goes All Back To Helping The Other Man'Six students at Oak Lawn Community High School have raised nearly $20,000 to help finish building a hospital in a struggling corner of Bolivia.
Indianapolis' Kurt Vonnegut Museum Seeks $1.5M For New HomeVonnegut was born in Indianapolis. He died in 2007, at age 84.
Fundraiser Held For Officers Struck And Killed By Train"It just shows the tightness of this city when a tragedy like this occurs."
Chicago-Area VFW Post To Stay Open After Flood Of DonationsThe post surpassed an online fundraising goal of $25,000 and has received checks from across the U.S. and help from area VFWs.