United Way's April Food DayWhile donations are high during the holidays, they can run low during April.
Join United Way For April Food DayOn Wednesday, April 25, the United Way is hosting its annual April Food Day food drive event in Tinley Park, Illinois.
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.
State Budget Deadlock Continues To Harm Social Service OrganizationsWBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore talks with members of the not-for-profit sector.
Business, Labor Leaders Call For End To Budget ImpasseChicago business and labor leaders are joining the United Way in calling for an end to the months-long state budget impasse.
Despite Economic Recovery, Charities Still Struggling For DollarsAt a time when many people give to charity groups, the economy has improved, but there are still challenges in raising money.
Univ. Of Illinois Gives Penn State Settlement Money To 4 CharitiesThe University of Illinois has received its part of a settlement from the fallout from the Penn State child sex abuse scandal, and is passing on the money to four agencies that help families deal with the trauma of child abuse.
Charitable Donations Up, But Not EnoughSonations to charitable organizations are up slightly. But other factors may mean a worsening situation for those in need.