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  • Hillary Clinton launches presidential bid

    Hillary Clinton launches presidential bid
    Hillary Rodham Clinton entered the presidential race on Sunday, saying she wants to fight for the economic futures of regular people and ending years of speculation about whether she would redeem the disappointment of her failed 2008 attempt to become the...
  • Job Profile: Development Director

    Fundraising, recruiting volunteers while helping pets is 'a dream job' Little did Kaitlin Allen know that the death of her beloved dog would lead her to a job helping save the lives of other pets. Allen, 34, is Director of Development at PAWS Chicago,...
  • Career Spotlight: Wendy Friswell, Spirit of Giving

    Career Spotlight: Wendy Friswell, Spirit of Giving
    Who: Wendy Friswell was recently appointed executive director of Spirit of Giving. Her work culminates in many forms of community outreach, including large-scale events such as Spirit of Giving's Back to School Bash and charity sponsorship of The Boca...
  • NASCAR looks to rev up specialty license plate sales with new design

    NASCAR looks to rev up specialty license plate sales with new design
    The new NASCAR specialty Florida license plate design is like comparing the video games "Pole Position" to "Need for Speed." The old plate which featured a single stock car and a lot of blue and red coloring was a little cartoonish. The new plate has...
  • Couple Makes North End House A Home Base To Fight Injustice And Serve The Poor

    Couple Makes North End House A Home Base To Fight Injustice And Serve The Poor
    Jackie Allen-Doucot grew up with eight siblings in Hartford's South End, and as a young woman, she thought she'd have a big family, too. She and her husband, Chris, had two sons after they married in their early 20s, and not long after that, they...
  • Alleged cancer-charities fraud likely targeted Florida elderly

    Alleged cancer-charities fraud likely targeted Florida elderly
    When George Makrauer heard this week that the government was suing a group of cancer charities for defrauding donors, the retired businessman did a mental happy dance. "I was thrilled," says Makrauer, a resident of The Villages who wrote a letter to the...
  • Elgin nonprofits get helping hand from Fox Trot

    Elgin nonprofits get helping hand from Fox Trot
    Area nonprofits are well represented in the list of 25 organizations benefiting from the Elgin Valley Fox Trot's Walk for a Cause. The 2-mile walk starts at the corner of Kimball and Douglas Avenues and continues through a downtown on a circular route,...
  • Quantum cash: Local nonprofits get $1.9M

    Quantum cash: Local nonprofits get $1.9M
    West Palm Beach-based Quantum Foundation has made one of its largest donations ever to local nonprofits. In its latest quarterly grant, the philanthropic organization, which specializes in funding local health care initiatives, has awarded a total of...
  • Paint a beach scene, help the cancer society

    Paint your hope in the sand at J&P Pizza in Westminster on Sunday, May 31. When you participate in this "hope through art" fundraiser, you'll help raise money for the American Cancer Society and take home your own original painting. The event will...
  • Jaycees to honor eight with Distinguished Service Award

    Naperville Jaycees will honor eight community members next week for their service to the community. This is the 37th year that the service group will hold its Distinguished Service Award ceremony. This year's event includes a special evening dinner event...
  • Dates for Irrelevant Week set

    The 40th Irrelevant Week is set for July 7 through July 12 in Newport Beach. The Arizona Cardinals have been awarded what may be one of the National Football League's most unique prizes — the right to choose the final pick in the annual draft, to...