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Making a Difference

Making a Difference

Sunday, Feb 5, 2017 at 12:39 PM CST

Indiana Boy Requests Cards, Well Wishes Before 48th Surgery

Indiana Boy Requests Cards, Well Wishes Before 48th Surgery

Cast members from NBC's hit shows "Chicago Fire" and "Chicago PD" are sending their support to a young Indiana boy who's facing major surgery.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 03:32 PM CST

Making A Difference: Access Living

Making A Difference: Access Living

Candace Coleman and Jacky Dorantes talk about how "Access Living" is helping Chicagoans with disabilities live the future they envision.

Sunday, Jan 29, 2017 at 06:08 PM CST

Aspire Strives for Inclusion of People With Disabilities

Aspire Strives for Inclusion of People With Disabilities

Aspire CEO Jim Kales tells NBC5's LeeAnn Trotter about how the non-profit is making a difference in the lives of children and adults with disabilities in the Chicago area, and shares details on the organization's upcoming Big City Night gala.

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 06:23 PM CST

Suburban Coach Surprised at Pep Rally

Suburban Coach Surprised at Pep Rally

Every season, students at Saint Viator High School in Arlington Heights gather for a pep rally to honor their athletes. But on Wednesday, their assembly was an opportunity to give longtime coach Mike Taylor an amazing surprise. NBC5's LeeAnn Trotter reports.

Sunday, Jan 22, 2017 at 09:42 PM CST

MENTOR Illinois Connects Kids With Mentors

MENTOR Illinois Connects Kids With Mentors

Executive Director Margie Morris talks to NBC5's LeeAnn Trotter about how MENTOR Illinois matches successful adults with young people to foster meaningful mentoring relationships.

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