Volunteering

It may sound old-school, but having a bake sale or helping out in a soup kitchen still earn altruism points. Here, some volunteer opportunities for your kids or the whole family.

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The 20 Most Influential Moms of 2017

Bringing passion, grit and determination to both their family and their careers, these 20 women are living proof that ne...

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Local Hero: Young Women with Special Needs Enjoy Their Moment in the Spotlight

Jordan Somer and the Miss Amazing pageant celebrate ability, empowerment and the beauty within us all.

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Local Hero: Karisma Jay Brings the Healing Power of the Arts to Her Community

Dancers of all ages and backgrounds take center stage at this nonprofit studio.

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Local Hero: Bringing Yoga to Kids in the Classroom

Thanks to Nicole Cardoza’s curriculum, teachers are seeing real benefits.

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Local Hero: Canine Charisma Fuels an Anti-Bullying Campaign

Allison Basinger and Ashley Stanley tackle bullying prevention with dogs and determination.

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Local Hero: Bringing Holiday Joy to the Critically Ill

Meet nurse Gerri Neylon, whose organization Christmas Without Cancer provides gifts and basic necessities to Chicagoland ...

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Hoop Dreams: Teen Organizes Basketball Tournaments to Raise Funds for Worthy Causes

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Hoop Dreams: Teen Organizes Basketball Tournaments to Raise Funds for Worthy Causes

Brett Hartley's charity basketball tournaments are winners on and off the court.

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Giving Back: Harts4Jack

Teen Brett Hartley turned his love of sports into a annual charity fundraiser and family affair. To learn more, visit fr... Read More
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The 20 Most Influential Moms of 2016

These extraordinary women offer up wisdom, admit imperfection and shatter myths about motherhood.

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Thank a Teacher During Teacher Appreciation Week!

Thank your child's teacher with these cards.

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An Autistic Child Gets a Hand from a Service Dog

How one special dog helped an autistic child.

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Teen Helps Autistic Kids Find Friendship

Marissa Hacker's organization offers fun get-togethers and social events for special-needs kids, like her autistic ...

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