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Comfort dog to join Immanuel Lutheran Church in East Dundee
By Gerard Dziuba
May 3, 2016 5:30 AM
Immanuel Lutheran Church in East Dundee will welcome a comfort dog to the congregation this fall, and is looking for volunteer caregivers and handlers.
Larkin auto club students volunteer at Love Elgin Day
May 2, 2016 9:20 PM
On April 30, 11 students from Larkin High School's automotive technology program and auto club volunteered their time at the biannual Love Elgin Day. The "LED" event is spearheaded by the churches in downtown Elgin to help those community member's in need of food, clothing, spiritual needs, medical services and auto services.
Barrington 12-year-old teaches first aid in Nepal
By Doug T. Graham
May 1, 2016 5:42 AM
A 12-year-old Barrington middle schooler spent 12 days last month in Nepal training people older than him in emergency first aid and rescue, skills important in an earthquake-prone nation.
Community Fellowship volunteers to hand pack 150,000 life-saving meals
May 2, 2016 8:59 AM
In May, 750 Community Fellowship attendees and West Chicago community members will rally to be a part of the hunger solution through a partnership between Community Fellowship and nonprofit Feed My Starving Children. They will make a difference by packing 150,000 meals with their own two hands in just two days, May, 6-7.
Oakton students rehab home for Vietnam vet in Sangamon County
Submitted by Oakton Community College
Apr 29, 2016 6:00 AM
During spring break, the Oakton Community College Habitat for Humanity Club visited downstate Sangamon County for a week of building structures and making friendships. "We do it to help others," said club President Johnathan Powell.
WE Day's 15,000 invitees include 30 from Mount Prospect
By Megan McNichols Mahon
Apr 26, 2016 4:14 PM
More than 15,000 Illinois students and teachers, including 30 from Mount Prospect, earned their ticket to attend Thursday's WE Day event at Allstate Arena in Rosemont by taking action on at least one local and one global cause they care about. It will feature performances, speeches and presentations by Ciara, Martin Luther King III and Paula Abdul, among others.
Help stock the shelves of the Batavia food pantry
Submitted by Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry
Apr 26, 2016 2:32 PM
More than 100 volunteers from various churches and organizations will join Jewel-Osco and Berkeley Food Stores to help restock the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry shelves Saturday, April 30, and Sunday, May 1.
Dundee parade planner shares tips for smooth rolling
By Gerard Dziuba
Apr 26, 2016 5:30 AM
Parades always look so well-planned. But what does it take to make sure all goes smoothly?
Two Batavia girls earn Girl Scout Gold Awards
Girls Scouts of Northern Illinois
Apr 25, 2016 8:49 PM
Girls Scouts of Northern Illinois is pleased to announce that Batavia residents Amanda Rice, 19, and Samantha Walter, 18, will receive their Gold Awards from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, May 6, during a Girl Scout community event at Funway Family Fun Center in Batavia. The event will include an awards program and plenty of family skating and fun for all ages.
The Holmstad says 'thanks' to resident volunteers
Apr 25, 2016 4:41 PM
As a way to say thank you for logging 15,484 volunteer hours in 2015, Holmstad residents were treated to an Oscar-themed volunteer recognition brunch at the faith-based, nonprofit continuing care retirement community. About 150 residents attended the brunch; they were served Chicken Oscar, pear and walnut salad and "Red Carpet" red velvet cupcakes.
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