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Making a Difference

Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 12:09 AM CDT

Kids Commemorate 9/11 With Lemonade Stand Fundraiser

Kids Commemorate 9/11 With Lemonade Stand Fundraiser

On the anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks many people spend the day trying to give back to the community in memory of the fallen. For a group of children in our area--they mark the somber day by raising...

Monday, Sep 11, 2017 at 10:37 AM CDT

Click Here to Donate to Help Hurricane Victims

Click Here to Donate to Help Hurricane Victims

As thousands recover from horrific storms that tore through areas in Florida and Texas, NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago are working with the American Red Cross to support hurricane relief efforts.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 05:48 PM CDT

'Pink Heals' Brings Hope to People Fighting Cancer

'Pink Heals' Brings Hope to People Fighting Cancer

A group of firefighers and public servants are bringing hope to people battling serious health issues. The "Pink Heals" charity travels around the country in a pink fire truck to the lift the...

Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 at 01:40 PM CDT

Man Uses Barber Shops to Keep Peace in Chicago

Man Uses Barber Shops to Keep Peace in Chicago

Using barbershops to help keep the peace in Chicago neighborhoods is an effort spearheaded by Russell Simmons, co-founder of RushCard and RushCard's Keep the Peace initiative. LeeAnn Trotter reports.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 10:57 PM CDT

NBC Chicago Stars Help Colleague After Tragedy

NBC Chicago Stars Help Colleague After Tragedy

They're using a personal tragedy to help fight gun violence. Cast members from the NBC shows filmed here in Chicago will help raise money for a colleague who lost her teenage son to gun violence. LeeAnn Trotter...

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