The Wayne Historical Preservation Society is sponsoring "Fox Valley Faces & Places," an art exhibit sale fundraising benefit for the Wayne Depot Restoration Project. The sale event will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 3-4.
Archives November 2016
When Monique Hanson sold her first box of Girl Scout Cookies at age 8, she got hooked on fundraising.
She went from selling cookies door-to-door to raffles in high school and then, after college, a career helping organizations like the Newberry Library, the Alzheimer's Association, the YMCA of the USA and National Public Radio raise money.
Chicagoans love their pizza and also giving back to the community with more than just their dough. Chicago pizza king Lou Malnati's will partner with LifeSource Nov. 21-27 by providing the first 50 people who donate at each of the 17 area Community Donor Centers a certificate for a complimentary personal size pan pizza.
The Field Museum of Natural History hosted its annual gala Oct. 29, this year celebrating two milestone anniversaries. The formal evening attracted 630 guests who paid tribute to the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Women's Board and Marshall Field V's 50-year tenure on the board of trustees.