CHICAGO HEIGHTS | At 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, the Prairie State College Police Department accepted the Cold Water Challenge to raise money for charity.
LANSING | The owners of Jack’s Sports Bar in Lansing are hoping to bring some good out of a heartbreaking loss.
Summer is a time to get out and enjoy the outdoors in a variety of ways. If you’re an avid golfer, there are two fundraisers next month that may interest you.
CHICAGO | As St. Florian School readies to open its doors for a new school year Aug. 25, school officials are hoping for continued success in fundraising and increased enrollment.
EAST CHICAGO | Join St. Catherine Hospital for a fundraiser and some fun from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Grotto Picnic Area on the hospital campus at 4321 Fir St.
CHICAGO | With the simple motto of "Do Your Best" the Cub Scouts of Pack 773 did that and more raising over $1,700 for their Relay for Life team.
CROWN POINT | The Franciscan St. Anthony Health Crown Point Auxiliary will host an Amish bakery goods fundraiser at 9 a.m. July 15 in the hospital lobby, 1201 S. Main St. The event will feature a variety of items offered by the popular Rise N Roll Bakery, which has locations in Middlebury an…
PORTAGE | A fundraiser and Rock 'n Blues show will be held Aug. 2 to benefit the Portage Police K9s and Portage Fire Department dog Bosco.
Lynwood and Sauk Village police officers and firefighters are scheduled to come together Sunday to raise funds for injured Lynwood police officer Craig Barnes.
MUNSTER | John Cain, executive director of South Shore Arts, will turn 60 on July 18, and is celebrating with a Happy "Birthday" Hour from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the South Shore Arts gallery in The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road. Guests will enjoy the summer exhibition cur…
CROWN POINT | Safe House Bar & Grill is sponsoring a charity motorcycle run Sunday to benefit St. Jude House Family Violence Prevention Center and Shelter.
VALPARAISO | Porter County students who are visually impaired soon will receive new technology essential for them to become college or career ready, thanks to a fundraiser by Golden Tech.
Last month, 8-year-old Cody Ziemkowski, of Lansing, was taking a bike ride with his father, Kevin. As they passed the skate park on Chicago Avenue, Cody asked to stop and was taking it slow going down a small ramp when he went off the edge of the ramp and fell off his bike. He wasn’t wearing…
Cody Ziemkowski, right, of Lansing, plays Minecraft on a tablet with Jack Williams at a Minecraft Party Fundraiser. The event raised money for Ziemkowski's medical bills after he fractured his skull and neck in a bicycle injury.
MUNSTER | Chipotle restaurant, 8201 Calumet Ave., in Munster, is hosting a fundraiser for LARC, a a nonprofit organization that provides services to people with developmental disabilities.
MUNSTER | Members of the Munster, Highland and Dyer police departments, and the Munster Fire Department, pitched, batted and raced around the bases last month in a charity softball event organized by Munster's Choice Community Council at Munster Community Park.
PORTAGE | Mayor James Snyder said Tuesday he's not going to wait for a tragedy to happen.
HAMMOND | Horseshoe Casino hosted its third annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life this month, raising $10,000 to support the ACS’s mission of saving lives from cancer, and leaving 324 volunteers exhausted, but happy, after walking a combined 2,194 miles inside The Venue.
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