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Paying Forward for Dad this Father's Day

A Father’s Day Card for Her Dad Dad, I stink at these holidays. I generally fail to send a card, so I wind up calling … Read more ›

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Faster Disability Approval For People With ALS

May is National ALS Awareness Month. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), more commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that attacks … Read more ›

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Domestic Violence Court Watch Program at Skokie Courthouse Seeks Volunteers

Domestic and intimate partner violence affects up to 50% of all families in the U.S. today; every 12 seconds a woman is beaten and every … Read more ›

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Serving Wounded Warriors And The Survivors of Our Fallen Heroes

It’s an American tradition to pay tribute to the men and women of the Armed Forces each Memorial Day — especially honoring those who have … Read more ›

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Why Young Workers Should Care About Social Security

Summer will be here before we know it. That means millions of high school and college students will be searching for jobs. Whether a new … Read more ›

The North Suburban YMCA’s 6th Annual Strong Kids Fundraiser exceeded expectations, generating over $250,000 in financial assistance. Pictured are Matt Brennan, President of the Y Board,; Pat Widmar, First Bank of Highland Park; Steven Elisco, Elisco Design, and Howard Schultz, Executive Director/CEO of the NSYMCA.
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North Suburban YMCA 6th Annual Ken & Alta Thiel Strong Kids Fundraising Dinner Raises $250,000 for Financial Assistance Fund

With 360 guests in attendance, the North Suburban YMCA’s Ken & Alta Thiel Strong Kids Fundraising Dinner exceeded expectations by raising a record $250,000 to … Read more ›

Jill Narens, UPS Central Region Security Director and North Suburban YMCA Board Member, presents a grant of $25,000 from The UPS Foundation to Howard Schultz, Executive Director/CEO of the NSYMCA.
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North Suburban YMCA Receives $25,000 Grant from The UPS Foundation

The North Suburban YMCA has received a $25,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS). The grant will fund Y … Read more ›

Board members Barb Williams and Jeni Spinney with BFF and mascot Hubert, the BMO Harris Lion
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Erika’s Lighthouse “Rock & Rally” Walkathon Readies to Blast Stigma of Depression Once Again

Blast the Stigma of Depression and Have a Blast Doing It! Did you know…? • Children and adolescents who have depression frequently also have physical … Read more ›

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All About Disability

Disability is something most people do not like to think about. But if you’re not able to work because you have a medical condition that … Read more ›

Anne McPhee and Claudia Mion-Spiecz, FSG Benefit Co-Chairs. Tickets for the organization's annual benefit are on sale now at
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Final Preparations Underway for Family Service of Glencoe's "Masked Ball Under the Stars" Saturday, May 5th at Ravinia

Local resident to be honored at Glencoe nonprofit's annual fundraiser GLENCOE, IL — Final preparations are underway for Family Service of Glencoe's annual benefit, "A … Read more ›