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HOSC was proud to nominate Linda Kielas for the 2012 Governor's Volunteer Service Award
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Local RSVP Volunteer Receives IL Governor’s Volunteer Service Award

Linda Kielas, an RSVP volunteer since 2006, was presented the 2012 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award for the Northeast Illinois Senior Corps Member category during a … Read more ›

From top left: Sylwia Dutka, Alan Kalmar, Wendy Copeland, Vice Chair Assurance Caring Together, Jordan Shea (ACT) Bottom row from left: Marki Kaim, Nanci Chesek (Clearbrook), Doreen Apgar, Bonita Osborne
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HandsOn Suburban Chicago Announces 2012 Impact Award Recipients

HandsOn Suburban Chicago (HOSC), formerly known as the Volunteer Center of Northwest Suburban Chicago, awarded six outstanding volunteers and volunteer programs for their exceptional impact … Read more ›

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BIG NOISE THEATRE brings the 60's back to Prairie Lakes Theatre with "Leader of the Pack: the Ellie Greenwich Musical"

Big Noise Theatre Company closes its 2011-12 season with the effervescent musical biography, LEADER OF THE PACK: THE ELLIE GREENWICH MUSICAL, opening April 27 and … Read more ›

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Chicago-Area Youths Named Semifinalists in National Community Service Recognition Program

Jen Rubino,Glennita Williams,and Katariena Leazer, have been named semifinalists in the 2012 search for Build-A-Bear Workshop® Huggable Heroes®. They are three of 80 young leaders … Read more ›

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Northwest Symphony Concert and San Filippo Tour

The Northwest Symphony Orchestra will present the third concert of its 60th season on Sunday, March 18, 2012 at 3:30 PM in the Maine West … Read more ›

Bob Minaglia, of St James Church in Arlington Heights, gets ready to serve coffee to hungry guests during a special New Year\\\'s Eve meal provided by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Chicago
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St. Vincent de Paul Kicks Off 155th Anniversary by Serving the Needy

On Saturday, while most people were preparing to celebrate New Year's Eve at lavish parties, volunteers from the Society of St. Vincent de Paul served … Read more ›

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SBA and HOSC partner to “Make a Difference” at 2011 SBA Business Expo

Bringing Business and Nonprofits Together to “Make it Work” as they Support the Region SCHAUMBURG, IL October 26, 2011 / In honor of Make a … Read more ›

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3rd Annual Bridges from Baghdad to Chicago Benefit Concert

The Third Annual Bridges from Baghdad to Chicago concert, presented by the Iraqi Student Project will be at the Mundelein Auditorium in Loyola University. Internationaly … Read more ›

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Illinois is Broke – $140 BILLION in debt – and if you’re a teacher it’s bad news for you. It’s basic math. There is not … Read more ›

Volunteers are needed in the Society's Arlington Heights Office to help with general office work. For more information, call 847-368-1166.
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The American Cancer Society In Need of Volunteers for its Arlington Heights Office

The American Cancer Society needs volunteers to provide general office assistance in its Northwest Suburban Regional office, 1114 Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights. Volunteers will … Read more ›