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…

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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…

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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…

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Published December 1st, 2014 by

Most people go through each day making the best of their busy schedule by not doing things for “other” people because, let’s face it, it takes too much effort and we already have too much on our ever-growing plate. But, I am here to tell you that making someone else’s…

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Published November 24th, 2014 by

It’s not even November yet and we are already starting to dig out winter gear from the closet, or buying new ones. Winters here mean bundling up to the extreme and unfortunately there are a lot of people in need that don’t have access to the best clothes to survive…

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Published November 20th, 2014 by

 

Non-profits are always looking for ways to build capacity and increase their outcomes.  As organizations grow and expand they may need to increase their staff, find volunteers or get help with building a website or with fundraising. Below are a few resources that can be helpful for non-profits.

Fundraising

Foundation Directory:…

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