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Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 at 10:56 AM
Comcast Cares Day Makes a Difference

Comcast Cares Day Makes a Difference

NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago are making a difference as part of Comcast Cares Day, a celebration of the company's year-round commitment to service. Pete Sack has details. Watch »

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 at 5:01 PM

Comcast Cares Day Makes a Difference in Chicago

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Friday, Apr 21, 2017 at 9:58 PM
150-Year-Old Church Makes a Difference in Chicago

150-Year-Old Church Makes a Difference in Chicago

A church built in 1867 in Chicago's West Town neighborhood. LeeAnn Trotter reports. Watch »

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 7:51 PM
Shedd Aquarium Makes a Difference Taking Exhibits on Road

Shedd Aquarium Makes a Difference Taking Exhibits on Road

The Shedd Aquarium hits the road and gives Chicago students hands-on experiences with various animals. Watch »

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 6:43 PM
Agency Transforms Families Through Education

Agency Transforms Families Through Education

Gads Hill Center in Pilsen has been making a difference in the lives of immigrant families for 119 years. Their services benefit children whose families don't have the necessary resources to provide a better... Watch »

Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 5:22 PM
Students Pitch in to Help Homeless on Easter

Students Pitch in to Help Homeless on Easter

The FBI Citizens Academy for Students partnered with the UIC Student Veterans Association to cook up holiday meals for Chicago's homeless over the weekend.  Watch »

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 at 7:05 PM
Minority Supplier Development Council Helps Businesses

Minority Supplier Development Council Helps Businesses

The Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council plays an important role in getting minority business owners into major stores and retailers. NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter has details. Watch »

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 6:12 PM
Red Nose Day: Raising Money to Battle Child Poverty

Red Nose Day: Raising Money to Battle Child Poverty

It's time to turn noses red in an effort to help battle child poverty. It's a joint effort that has raised tens of millions of dollars over the last couple of years. LeeAnn Trotter has more on the charities, and... Watch »

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017 at 5:57 PM
Making A Difference: American Heart Association

Making A Difference: American Heart Association

NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter takes a look at how the American Heart Association is using gospel music to make a difference. Watch »

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 6:21 PM
Volunteers Make Special Easter Delivery for Homeless Children

Volunteers Make Special Easter Delivery for Homeless Children

A group of volunteers is making a difference in the lives of homeless children. NBC 5's Sabrina Santucci has more on their special delivery this holiday weekend.  Watch »

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