She had hoped that the bulk of the fundraising this year for the Knox County United Way would be done well before now, but that doesn’t mean she isn’t optimistic about how the campaign will finish out.
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BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Members of the Filipino community in central Illinois are working to help the country recover from a pair of powerful typhoons.
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.