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January 2017

16 Auburn Gresham and Chicago Cares MLK Community Serv-a-thon

1–4 pm - Cook Elementary School, 8150 S. Bishop, Chicago, IL 60620

June 2017

24 Chicago Cares SERVE-A-THON | Many Communities, one Chicago

9 am - Volunteer Sites select Auburn Gresham GOLD Schools, (Call for details), Chicago, IL 60620

February 2019

23 Huge Thank You to our Breakfast & Blues for Seniors Sponsors and Volunteers!

9:30 am–12:30 pm - Naomi & Sylvester Smith Senior Center, Community Room, Chicago, IL 60620

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Coronavirus is crippling Chicago's census outreach

Coronavirus is crippling Chicago's census outreach-- Mayor Lightfoot, already worried the city could lose billions of dollars in the 2020 headcount, had worked to boost participation. Now COVID-19 is creating a major new hurdle.

The Makings of a Strong Partnership: Chicago Cares and LISC Chicago

Chicago Cares, the city’s number one provider of impact volunteerism and corporate volunteer activation, and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Chicago the local office of the nation’s leading community development support organization, joined forces to accelerate impact in Chicago neighborhoods where both organizations were ope

Happy Holidays from Chicago Cares!

From all of us here at Chicago Cares, we wish you and yours a joyous and festive holiday season. 

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