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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

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.

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