philanthropy Archive

  • No longer starring in the teen drama One Tree Hill, Sophia Bush has moved up the ranks to detective on NBC’s Chicago PD. Currently filming in Chicago, Ms. Bush spent...

    Sophia Bush Steps Up

    No longer starring in the teen drama One Tree Hill, Sophia Bush has moved up the ranks to detective on NBC’s Chicago PD. Currently filming in Chicago, Ms. Bush spent...

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  • Margery Teller couldn’t figure out why her 18-month-old daughter, Rachel Brown, was constantly consuming large amounts of juice around the clock. After returning home from a vacation in 1997 with...

    Mardi for a Cure Host Margery Teller

    Margery Teller couldn’t figure out why her 18-month-old daughter, Rachel Brown, was constantly consuming large amounts of juice around the clock. After returning home from a vacation in 1997 with...

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  • Candid Candace Chicago, hosted by Candace Jordan on Watch312.com, allows viewers to catch a glimpse of what the city’s ‘who’s who’ are up to. On December 20, Ms. Jordan attended...

    Generation Rescue

    Candid Candace Chicago, hosted by Candace Jordan on Watch312.com, allows viewers to catch a glimpse of what the city’s ‘who’s who’ are up to. On December 20, Ms. Jordan attended...

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  • Philanthropy is big business and an enormous contributor to the American economy: It provides over 5 percent of the nation’s entire GDP or roughly $800 billion worth of output. Non-profits...

    Philanthropy Redefined

    Philanthropy is big business and an enormous contributor to the American economy: It provides over 5 percent of the nation’s entire GDP or roughly $800 billion worth of output. Non-profits...

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  • CFO, Mesirow Financial While the holidays are a festive time, they’re also a time for stepping up where there is unmet need. And Chicagoans tend to rise to the occasion....

    In Her Words Dec. 2013: Kristie Paskvan

    CFO, Mesirow Financial While the holidays are a festive time, they’re also a time for stepping up where there is unmet need. And Chicagoans tend to rise to the occasion....

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  • Paying it forward. A day in the life of Frances Renk, 38, is enviable by any standard. The vivacious, model-gorgeous philanthropist sends her handsome husband, Chicago attorney Christopher Renk, off...

    Frances Renk

    Paying it forward. A day in the life of Frances Renk, 38, is enviable by any standard. The vivacious, model-gorgeous philanthropist sends her handsome husband, Chicago attorney Christopher Renk, off...

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  • Putting the ‘fun’ in fundraising. Stephanie Lieber’s day job at the Chicago Children’s Museum on Navy Pier is vice president of individual giving. Recently celebrating a decade-long career at the...

    Stephanie Lieber

    Putting the ‘fun’ in fundraising. Stephanie Lieber’s day job at the Chicago Children’s Museum on Navy Pier is vice president of individual giving. Recently celebrating a decade-long career at the...

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  • Candid Candace Chicago, hosted by Candace Jordan on Watch312.com, allows viewers to catch a glimpse of what the city’s ‘who’s who’ are up to. On Friday, October 18, Ms. Jordan...

    Friends of Conservation Ball

    Candid Candace Chicago, hosted by Candace Jordan on Watch312.com, allows viewers to catch a glimpse of what the city’s ‘who’s who’ are up to. On Friday, October 18, Ms. Jordan...

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  • Today’s social-minded Millennials are taking care of business and the community at the same time. With a zealous entrepreneurial spirit and inherent social connectedness, what’s trending now is Millennials getting...

    The Do-Gooders

    Today’s social-minded Millennials are taking care of business and the community at the same time. With a zealous entrepreneurial spirit and inherent social connectedness, what’s trending now is Millennials getting...

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  • LAURA & HALEE SAGE The Lynn Sage Foundation www.lynnsagefoundation.org Sisters Laura and Halee Sage founded The Lynn Sage Foundation in 2003 to honor their mother, who passed away from breast...

    Breast Cancer Warriors

    LAURA & HALEE SAGE The Lynn Sage Foundation www.lynnsagefoundation.org Sisters Laura and Halee Sage founded The Lynn Sage Foundation in 2003 to honor their mother, who passed away from breast...

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