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Volunteer Opportunities

Here are some upcoming mission opportunities you can help with:

Please come join us to help volunteer at the Greater Chicago Food Depository (GCFD) on Saturday, May 19 from 8:30am to11:15. 315 more words

Food Bank

Deadline To Sign Up For Chiditarod Approaches

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — The deadline to sign up for one of the more unusual charitable events in the Chicago-area is Tuesday.

It’s the Chiditarod, which raises money and collects food for the Greater Chicago Food Depository. 94 more words


Chicago Fighting Food Deserts

By Eris Spicer, Laura Skindaraite, and Matt Byrdak on December 5, 2017

After an array of turkey, stuffing and gravy this Thanksgiving, many people ponder their gratitude for the food we are able to provide ourselves with every day. 1,145 more words

The Opening Bell 11/20/17: The Giving Season's Latest Resource - A Virtual Food Drive

With Black Friday on the horizon, consumers must remember that Small Business Saturday is right after that. Steve Grzanich is out for the holidays, so Dave Plier filled in and discussed the upcoming annual retail appreciate holiday with… 84 more words

The Opening Bell

Columbia College Chicago Holiday Tradition Continues

Join WCRX-FM Tuesday December 5, 2017 for our 15th Annual Holly Jolly Food Drive.  The LIVE Broadcast celebrates the season with visits from Chicago performers, celebrities and dignitaries all for a great cause, bringing meals to those in need. 142 more words


Chatham County drops voter challenge

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SAVANNAH, Ga. – On Friday, the Chatham County board of Registrars has dropped its challenge some considered ‘voter purging,’ or a removal of persons from the voter registration list. 173 more words

Georgia News

The Download with Justin Kaufmann Full Show 7-17-17

We have an amazing show for you tonight! As we do every Monday, we’ll kick things off with a discussion of the biggest national political stories making news with Chris Robling and (filling in for Dave Lundy) Tracy Sefl, the¬†Greater Chicago Food Depository CEO Kate Maehr tells us about a new Chicago-area study on the link between disabilities and food insecurity, the great music journalist Jim DeRogatis breaks down his investigation into R&B superstar R. 86 more words

The Download