'A Lot Of Tarping And Boarding': With Rain Coming, Naperville Residents Cover Damaged Homes"We'll be here to help the people no matter what the weather."
'They're Angels To Me': Volunteers Help Naperville Homeowners Clean Up After The Tornado"They're amazing people with a heart of gold helping a stranger."
'Taking Care Of Each Other': Volunteers Clear Snow For Chicago's Seniors And The Disabled“If you’re shoveling and you’re able to shovel your sidewalk, check on your neighbors and see if there’s a senior on your block that you can help."
Nonprofit Build-A-Bed-Kankakee, Assembles Furniture Items For Needy Children In IllinoisThose who need beds register online on Sleep in Heavenly Peace's website.
St. Sabina Donates And Distributes Christmas Meals With The Help Of Black Owned Businesses, VolunteersIt's the second event they've done like this in the last week alone.
Volunteers Step In To Help After Bronzeville Business Is LootedWe’ve seen shattered windows and stolen merchandise amid the unrest in Chicago in recent days, but we’re also seeing people come together to help communities rebuild.
Bronzeville Business Owners Devastated After Being Targeted By LootersThe owner of a South Side business said he stood guard at his store trying to deter looters, but then it became too much.
Helping Chicago's Hungry For The 9/11 Day Of ServiceKnown as a national day of service, several thousand volunteers are making their way through Union Station, not to take a train, but to line up and put together bags of food for the hungry.
Preparing For The Thanksgiving Day ParadeGiant five-story inflatable balloons will take over the parade route, much to the delight of thousands of children who can't get enough of the larger-than-life cartoon characters floating through the Loop.
Volunteers Digitize, Preserve Collection Of Field MuseumHandwritten labels attached to decades-old specimens, some written in Latin, can hold the key to centuries' worth of data scientists can use.
Supplies For Hurricane Victims Being Collected In Chicago HeightsIf you want to donate, you can drop supplies off Saturday at Esmark Steel at 2500 Euclid Avenue.
Thousands Participate In Chicago River Cleanup"As water quality improves and work is done on land restoration, more and more people are coming to appreciate this natural treasure.”
Red Cross Busy Assisting With Multiple Fires Across ChicagoVolunteers with the Red Cross in the Chicago area have assisted displaced people at more than a dozen fires over the past few days.
Salvation Army Offers Disaster Relief Training Classes For Hurricane VolunteersThe Salvation Army announced Thursday its Chicagoland location is offering volunteer Emergency Disaster Training (EDS) for anyone interested in helping critical relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey in Texas and potentially Hurricane Irma in Florida.
How To Help The Victims Of Hurricane HarveyHere are some ways that you can assist victims of the storm.