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NPM: Sign Here for Change

September 9th - BY Ellie Diaz

ONE.org helps fight poverty around the world

Non-Profit Monday: 9/9/2013

We sip our iced chai tea lattes with skim while ogling over the latest BuzzFeed article and rhythmically typing our most recent social media status on the immaculately sleek Macs perched on our laps. We see the word “poverty” in headlines and hear it in the news daily, but the words may feel distant and seemingly ungraspable.

Crowdfunding an American Icon

July 3rd - BY Alan Salganik

Statue of Liberty

Sure crowdfunding is a great tool that has helped fund a Siberian Animal Shelter and a youth leadership group promoting green living, but did you know it's hardly a new concept?

Celebrating the Chicago Creative Community

June 13th - BY Alan Salganik

Chicago Bean

We want to thank everyone that braved the storms/Blackhawks game and came out last night to our Embracing the Chicago Creative Community party, and thank you to Society Gallery for providing a beautiful space to host the event! We had an amazing group of artists, musicians, dancers, and nonprofits come out and showcase bits and pieces of Chicago's art community. Check out so

CSW: Man Pays Off Mom’s Mortgage To Thank Her

May 1st - BY Dan

Man gives his mother's day gift

Community Story of the Week: 5/1/2013

After not seeing his mother for years at a time, this man comes home to his mother's greeting arms. He was able to come inside and eat dinner with no questions asked. She works 10+ hours shifts to be able to feed her family and is now having a hard time paying the bills. This week's Community Story of the Week is a great example of how you do not have to trek



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