After Fire, 'Door Of Hope' To Reopen With Some Help; 'We Have To Rebuild'"It provides a safe environment for men who are recently homeless, who have made up in the heart that they don’t want to continue to be homeless and want to resolve whatever it is that brought them this way."
Looted Chicago Business Owners See Glimmer Of Hope From Generous DonorsYong Sup Na was getting his stores to reopen for Phase 3 amid the coronavirus pandemic, only to have not just one, but two of his small businesses looted and vandalized a week ago.
GoFundMe Pages Try To Help Restaurants SurviveWith Chicago's restaurant industry almost at a standstill, tens of thousands of dollars have been donated to help workers depending on tips get by.
Chicagoan Organizes Worldwide Coronavirus Donation Supplies Drive, Fundraiser"Makes me feel like I can do something about it. Even if it's just a little bit."
Homeless 'Good Samaritan' Gets Probation In GoFundMe ScamProsecutors contend Bobbitt, Katelyn McClure and McClure's then-boyfriend, Mark D'Amico, made up a story in 2017 about Bobbitt giving $20 to help McClure when her car ran out of gas in Philadelphia.
GoFundMe Page Raises Over $15,000 For Gage Park Empanada VendorAfter an empanada vendor was robbed of his daily earnings twice, the kindness of a customer transformed his life.
Glen Ellyn's Very Own Superman Saved By His Community's LoveLongtime Glen Ellyn resident Jonathan Charbonneau is known fondly for his reputation for putting smiles on the faces of residents who come to see him zoom up and down the street during parades.
GoFundMe Page Created For Jason Van Dyke's Wife And DaughtersA GoFundMe page has been created for the family of Jason Van Dyke, who was transferred Tuesday to a county jail three hours west of Chicago pending sentencing.
Officials Seize BMW Of Couple Who Raised $400K For Homeless ManThe couple are being sued by Johnny Bobbitt, who got McClure gas late one night in 2017 when she was stranded in Philadelphia. She set up a GoFundMe page for him, but the relationship soured.
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.
Homeless Good Samaritan Suing Couple Who Raised $400K To Help HimJohnny Bobbitt received worldwide praise after he gave a stranded motorist in Philadelphia his last $20 so she could get gas last year.
West Town Woman Attacked By Dog, Animal's Owner Flees The SceneShe suffered bites, scrapes, bruising on her face and had to get 10 stitches.
Waffle House Shooting Hero James Shaw Jr. Raises $165,000 For VictimsJust hours after he pried a rifle from a gunman who'd opened fire at a Waffle House in Tennessee, James Shaw Jr. launched a fundraiser to help the victims' families.
GoFundMe Page Helps Music Teacher Replace Stolen InstrumentsMusic lessons will soon sound sweeter at a South Side elementary school where instruments were stolen a couple of months ago.
Couple Launches GoFundMe Page To Reopen Wilmington Staple, 'Launching Pad' RestaurantA couple with a dream of sharing happiness with others has opened a GoFundMe page to help re-open a old staple in far southwest suburban Wilmington.