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Making a Difference

Making a Difference

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 07:29 PM CDT

Making A Difference: United Negro College Fund

Making A Difference: United Negro College Fund

NBC 5's LeeAnn Trotter sits down with Michael Cox of the United Negro College Fund to talk about how the organization is making a difference in the community.

Friday, Jun 17, 2016 at 05:46 PM CDT

Miniature Horses Provide Comfort to Those in Need

Miniature Horses Provide Comfort to Those in Need

Non-profit 'Mane in Heaven' brings miniature horses to nursing homes, domestic violence shelters, retirement communities, schools and more, in an effort to bring joy and therapy to those in need. NBC 5's Art

Thursday, Jun 16, 2016 at 06:30 PM CDT

Students Show Classmate Battling Cancer How Much They Care

Students Show Classmate Battling Cancer How Much They Care

On Thursday, students at Beasley Academic Center circled blocks around their school to raise money for the "Magnificent Madison" Foundation. NBC 5's Byron Miranda reports.

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 at 06:23 PM CDT

Citywide Efforts Aim to Help Homeless Vets

Citywide Efforts Aim to Help Homeless Vets

The city of Chicago is helping veterans with some of the basic necessities as they transition from the streets to a home. NBC 5's Byron Miranda meets some local students rolling up their sleeves for "Operation...

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016 at 06:58 PM CDT

Students Use Power of Social Media to Combat Violence

Students Use Power of Social Media to Combat Violence

In a new approach to curbing violence in Chicago, students at one high school are serving as role models for younger kids by showing them the power of social media. LeeAnn Trotter reports.

Sunday, Jun 12, 2016 at 07:24 PM CDT

Relay for Life Fights Cancer

Relay for Life Fights Cancer

Art Norman talks with Julie Lorentz of the American Cancer Society about the upcoming Relay for Life.

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