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Kay McKeen with her Super Crayons
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Super Crayons are recycling at its best

My parents were born during The Great Depression, so nothing—and I mean nothing—was ever wasted in our household. Seemingly empty ketchup bottles were rinsed with … Read more ›

Volunteering at Elmhurst Historical Museum is fun and makes a valuable community contribution.
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Volunteers welcome at Elmhurst Historical Museum

Summer is a busy time at the Elmhurst Historical Museum when visitors come from throughout the Chicago area to experience a new exhibit, special events, … Read more ›

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Volunteer to Help Hungry Children

Are you aware that 1 out of every 5 US children lives at the poverty level and may not have enough to eat? You can … Read more ›

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Learn what it means to be a part of the Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Guild at an upcoming membership event

Interested in opportunities to give back in your local community? New to the area, and looking to meet new people? For all of these reasons … Read more ›

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Secret pals bring big smiles to seniors

If you’re anything like me, every now and again you’ll feel a yearning inside, wishing you could find some time in your life for volunteering. … Read more ›

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Elmhurst Memorial Hospital seeks well-mannered, reliable dogs and owners for new therapy program

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital (EMH) is currently seeking volunteers to participate in Paws 4 Patients, a new animal-assisted therapy program that will be offered to patients … Read more ›

Pam Entwistle and Harley volunteer for the R.E.A.D. program
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Elmhurst Cupids Spread Love Through Volunteering

Everyone knows Chicago is the City of Big Shoulders. A lesser-known fact may be that Elmhurst is the City of Big Hearts. OK, I made … Read more ›

Phi Mu Fraternity
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Phi Mu at Elmhurst College raised over $1000 for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

On Sunday, November 6 at 3pm, Phi Mu Fraternity at Elmhurst College held Vera Bradley Bingo benefiting Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. They raised $1,740 thanks … Read more ›

Voting Ends Sunday for TribLocal Hero – Winner’s Charity Receives $500

TribLocal is searching for the local volunteer who is making a difference in their community. Cast your vote for one of the six outstanding finalists. … Read more ›