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Growing a Healthier Community

Growing a Healthier Community

January 04, 2017

Growing Home believes that everyone deserves good food and good jobs. At their USDA-certified organic farms in Englewood, they provide job training to people with employment barriers and sell organic produce in a neighborhood with few sources of fresh food.  The organization’s unique employment training program uses farming to teach transferable skills to adults with extreme barriers to employment, such as criminal records, homel…

 
Helping Young Minds Swing For Success

Helping Young Minds Swing For Success

December 13, 2016

We would like to thank our customers for their support during our campaign with the Wood Family's Foundation program called Pitch In. We were able to reach our $500 goal and support Chicago area children reach their goals!      The Wood Family Foundation created Pitch In, a long-term, mentor-based initiative designed to help promising Chicago grade-schoolers bridge the gap into adolescence. Despite the curveballs that may come t…

 
Working to help WITS's wittiest kids

Working to help WITS's wittiest kids

July 02, 2015

Working in the Schools (WITS) creates positive learning communities through a portfolio of volunteer literacy mentorship programs and teacher professional development; a comprehensive design to inspire children’s passion for reading.   In 25 years WITS has grown to Serve 8,500 students in 91 Chicago public schools. WITS is tremendously indebted to the thousands of dedicated individuals, corporations, foundations, and community groups…

 
Help Lilia Back on her Feet

Help Lilia Back on her Feet

May 07, 2015

Lilia Moreno recently underwent a liver transplant at Loyola Medical Center after 6 months of waiting for a donor. This single mother of two beautiful girls, Natalie and Ailany, is a fighter. At the age of 14, she was diagnosed with Hepatitis and 5 years ago with Diabetes. She has always been a strong woman, but her health began to deteriorate a little less than a year ago. She was in and out of the hospital with several complications and doctor…

 
Help Little Sis Katie With Big Education

Help Little Sis Katie With Big Education

April 30, 2015

We are raising funds to help Katie, a little sister from Big Brothers Big Sisters, pay for her college expenses.   For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. Katie Zellers met with her Big Sister, Leslie Brewer, 8 years ago and the relationship changed her life.   They are one of nearly 2,000 mentoring pairs set up…

 
Help 2 Children Cope With Losing Mom to Cancer 

Help 2 Children Cope With Losing Mom to Cancer 

March 02, 2015

On December 17, 2014, tragedy struck Tunnell Insurance very own Diana Hernandez. Diana’s Godsons at the young age of 10 & 7 lost their mother, Esther Zavala, to breast cancer after 6 years of battling the disease. The children sadly ask for their mother every single day. This loving mother and an amazing wife always put her family first despite her own difficult battle. Her request before passing was the reassurance of her fami…

 
Going Purple 4 The Kids

Going Purple 4 The Kids

November 25, 2014

Our current Community Cause Campaign is raising funds and collecting toys for the children being housed in an emergency shelter by the amazing organization Family Rescue.  The center currently has 15 children ranging in age from newborn to 14.  Unwrapped toys can be dropped off at one of our locations: Montrose Location2934 W Montrose Ave, Suite 102Chicago, IL  60618&Devon Location5412 W Devon AveChicago, IL  6064…

 
Saving Babies One Poster at a time

Saving Babies One Poster at a time

October 04, 2014

Together we can save lives!!! Saving Babies One Poster at a timeI’ve had the great pleasure to get to know Dawn Geras the President of Save Abandoned Babies. saveabandonedbabies.org. A not-for-profit organization and volunteer group dedicated to saving babies from being illegally, and often fatally, abandoned. Save Abandoned Babies grassroots effort began in March of 2000 when one of their members read a newspaper article about a b…

 
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