Published February 26th, 2015 by

Well here’s an interesting look at the rich and famous! A campaign called The Giving Pledge, started by Warren Buffet is reaching out to other American billionaires who are also willing to contribute their money for noble and charitable causes.

Here are some highlights from the list! Be sure to check…

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Published February 23rd, 2015 by

This week we welcome a special guest post from Kerrin Smith at Catchafire! Catchafire is just beginning to expand to Chicago and we’re so excited for them to launch. Your non-profit can apply to win a free 6-month membership — check it out!

What do you visualize when you…

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Published February 19th, 2015 by

Need to clear out your home for the new year? A good way to go would be a winter yard sale! Here are some helpful tips on hosting the best yard sale your neighborhood has ever seen this weekend!

Find out if there are any restrictions your neighborhood or local government…

Read More 5 Tips to Have the Best Winter Yard Sale!

Published February 12th, 2015 by

In the mood for something new and fresh for dinner? Try one of these new restaurants in Chicago that work to provide sustainable, local fare for their hungry customers.

uncommon ground: Uncommon Ground is host to the nation’s first certified organic rooftop farm.  They annual grow a diverse range of…

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Published January 19th, 2015 by

You’ve heard it all. Donate school supplies to schools, homeless shelters, tutoring programs, anywhere it can be reused for the purpose it was made for. You can find the past blog post here. Now we want to tell you of ways to use school supplies in alternative ways and…

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Published January 12th, 2015 by

Most people will tell you that the kitchen is the most important room of the house. It’s where parents teach their kids how to cook, where families eat together and share their daily lives, and mainly where bellies are filled. Unfortunately there are a lot of families who don’t have…

Read More Where to Donate Kitchen Supplies

Published January 5th, 2015 by

Memories are often best remembered by old pictures that have been passed on in the family of times past. Cameras capture a moment in time that can be remembered for generations to come. It used to be that pictures were taken with film and then digital cameras, but with the…

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Published December 15th, 2014 by

Pets are the most loyal creatures on earth who only want their owner’s attention. No wonder there’s sayings like “Dogs are man’s best friend” because it really is true. Nowadays, pets are regarded as part of the family because you start to care for them like they are. Even though…

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Published December 10th, 2014 by

The holiday season comes along every year at the same time, yet everyone rushes around like it springs up unexpectedly! Instead of waiting for the chaos to ensue in December, why not start your holiday planning early. Here are some things you can get a jump-start on now so the…

Read More 5 Things To Do NOW Before the Holiday Season Begins

Published December 8th, 2014 by

How did you find yourself here? With a big conference table and nowhere to go with it. Fade in a sappy song with a person breaking up with their conference table. Despair not, we’ll help you painlessly say goodbye to your wonderful conference table by finding another person who can…

Read More Donating A Conference Table