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.
Fund For Helpful Homeless Man Collects More Than $280,000A fund set up to raise money for a homeless man who helped a woman when her car ran out of gas in Philadelphia has collected more than $280,000.
Customers Rally Around Music Store Owner And Sick WifeLoyal customers want to help pay off The Music Store owner's debts so he can spend time with his sick wife.
GoFundMe Account Set Up For Family Of Special Needs Teen Who DiedA GoFundMe account has been made for Rosario Gomez, who died after being pulled from the pool at Kennedy High School on the Southwest Side.
GoFundMe For Victim In Chicago Torture Case Raises Over $150,000Donors have raised more than $150,000 for a Crystal Lake man who was held captive and beaten by four people in a West Side apartment.