Posts Tagged ‘charity’
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A children’s hospital official in central Illinois accused of embezzling $500,000 from the institution since 2008 didn’t steal money received as charitable donations, hospital officials said.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–An Edwardsville woman is charged in federal court with stealing money from a charity fund meant to help families of fallen police officers.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–An Illinois woman who was engaged to a slain federal marshal has been accused of stealing money from a charity golf tournament held in his honor.
BARTLETT, Ill. (AP) — A charity based in the Chicago suburbs aims to honor and help American veterans by taking them on fishing trips.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $25,000 from Toys for Tots.
Knox student Mickella Duffy-Webb and fraternity adviser Neil Unger joined us to talk about the annual Alpha Phi Omega Runathon on the WGIL Morning News.
The Knox College Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity holds a runathon for a local charity each year. This year’s event will take place May 2-May 3 from 3p-3p. The proceeds will benefit Blessings in a Backpack. Knox student Mickella Duffy-Webb is a sophomore elementary education major from Colorado Springs. She talks about her involvement with APO and the fraternities’ involvement in the community.
Fourth graders at Nielson Elementary School in Galesburg are hoping to provide clean drinking water to the less fortunate.