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.
House Of Blues Benefit Concert For 12-Year-Old Hit By CarA 20-year-old man, driving on a suspended license, hit Jameson Foreman as he left Percy Julian Middle School in August.
Dine Out This Month To Support Breast Cancer Research In ChicagoThe Lynn Sage Foundation’s “In Good Taste” campaign regularly raises more than $100,000 to fund breast cancer research in Chicago.
YMCA Camp Independence Helps Kids With Spina BifidaOn Saturday night, an annual gala is being thrown to raise money for the program so the YMCA won't have to turn away any kids who are in need.
Fundraiser On Friday For Puerto Rican Artists Affected By Hurricane MariaAll proceeds from a concert billed as a "benefit for Chicago Hurricane Aid for Puerto Rican Arts" will be hosted by Miguel Zenón and Spektral Quartet.
Bruce Springsteen, Seth Meyers Headline Veterans FundraiserThe event produced by the New York Comedy Festival is the brainchild of festival founders Caroline Hirsch, Andrew Fox and ABC News correspondent Bob Woodruff, who was nearly killed during a 2006 attack in Iraq while embedded with U.S. troops.
Judge Orders NJ Couple To Hand Over Money They Raised For Homeless ManThe couple originally began a GoFundMe to help Johnny Bobbit, a homeless man, after he shared his last $20 to help Katie McClure, who was stranded in Philadelphia.
John Kasich To Skip GOP Fundraiser Headlined By TrumpKasich, a 2016 presidential contender, skipped the 2016 Republican National Convention held in Cleveland and refused to vote for Trump.
Fundraiser For Fallen CFD Diver's FundHis comrades are going to compete in a cook-off at 1:00 Sunday afternoon at Cinespace Studios on Chicago's West Side.
Deadline To Sign Up For Chiditarod ApproachesThe deadline to sign up for one of the more unusual charitable events in the Chicago-area is Tuesday.
Justice Fire House Holds Fundraiser For Critically Injured FirefighterFamily, friends, and fellow firefighters are banding together to help a southwest suburban firefighter who was critically injured while fighting a fire last month.
Highland Park Man Climbs For A CauseFormer brain tumor patient Alex Pancoe is raising money for Lurie Children's Hospital through a daring globe-trotting initiative. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.