Recently Added Content
5 Beers for 2014
From an Israeli blonde ale to brew from Wisconsin and right here in Chicago, Anthony...
M Vie Chicago
A restaurant with a speakeasy vibe and old-timey Chicago style, M Vie Chicago boasts comfort...
Fashion-Forward Baby Shower Gifts
After highlighting her favorite baby shower gifts, Corri McFadden tells you how to enter for...
Spring Table Settings
Linly Designs showcases dinner table decorating ideas for every spring festivity, with items featuring nature...
Chicago Red Stars
Representing Chicago in the Women’s National Soccer League, the Chicago Red Stars are the city’s...
Stroke Survivor Brenda Battle
Having had a stroke at just 37 years of age, Brenda Battle visits to share...
Seven Homeless Mammoths
Cavewoman Aly Bockler is at Theatre Whit getting a preview of the primitive stage show...
Mango Carrot Cake Swirl Bars
Blogger Jocelyn Delk Adams from Granbaby Cakes blog has baked up a modern twist on...
Dinae Knox
In this episode, host Katie Kijowski interviews child abuse survivor, 14-year foster care system alumni...
Hot Chicago Concerts
From The National and Daughter to Kevin Costner and Neil Young, Phyllis Klein from Churchhill...
 
Videos tagged 'Sonya Blakey'

Inspiring U: Child Link

Posted on December 12, 2012

The holidays are here and it can be an especially difficult time for children in foster care. But groups like Child Link are trying to change that with holiday gift drives. Take a look at their inspiring organization.

Inspiring U: Benevelent.Net

Posted on December 5, 2012

A new website is helping people in need through donations made by people on-line. Check out Benevolent.net.

Inspiring U: Kerry Wood Foundation

Posted on November 28, 2012

Retired Cubs player Kerry Wood and his Wood Family Foundation hope Chicagoans will help them keep kids warm this winter by donating essential items.

Inspiring U: Kovler Diabetes Center

Posted on November 21, 2012

The University of Chicago's Kovler Diabetes Center has a one of a kind program for teens with diabetes. It's called, "In Transit."

Inspiring U: Blest Bracelets

Posted on October 24, 2012

After being diagnosed with breast cancer at 39-years old, Erika Bracey is a survivor. Now, she's dedicated to giving back to cancer patients and other survivors.

Inspiring U: 'Love's Got A Hold On Me'

Posted on October 17, 2012

Author and playwright Shoya Bowman unveils her latest play, 'Love's Got A Hold On Me' hoping to inspire and empower women.

Inspiring U: Marathon Man

Posted on October 17, 2012

He's a longtime doorman with a passion for raising money for charitable organizations. Fresh off the Chicago marathon, Desmond Campbell has no plans to slow down.

Inspiring U: Bernie Mac Foundation's New Clinic

Posted on October 3, 2012

The Bernie Mac Foundation announced the opening of the new Bernie Mac Star Sarcoidosis Clinic at the University of Illinois, Chicago.

WCIU IN YOUR INBOX?
Pick the newsletters you'd
like to receive and enter
your email address below
WCIU, The U
Top U Dog
CAT vs. DOG!