Public Service Spotlight

March for Babies 2014
Sunday April 27, 2014 - Saturday May 10, 2014

The March of Dimes is making progress! America's pre-term birth rate has gone down for six years in a row and is now at an all-time low. But there's still much work to be done to give more babies a healthy start to life. Join the March for Babies! Walk for a baby you love and help more moms have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. Walks take place throughout Chicago and the suburbs. To join a walk near you, CLICK HERE.
Where: Various
Location: Everywhere
 
Charity Spotlight




Hop on over to the Bunny Rock Half Marathon & 5K to benefit PAWS Chicago. Join The Drive at Arvey Field in Grant Park on Saturday, April 19th at 9:00am. Complete with 80's rock music throughout the course, family activities like an egg hunt and petting zoo, an after-party at Bar Louie and more. For information, CLICK HERE.

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    H.O.M.E.  
   Committed to improving the quality of life for Chicago’s low-income elderly, Housing Opportunities and Maintenance for the Elderly (H.O.M.E.) helps seniors remain independent and part of their community by offering opportunities for intergenerational living and by providing a variety of citywide support services.

Programs offered by H.O.M.E. include the only free citywide moving and furniture donation program, free shopping transportation services, volunteer services, upkeep and repair services for elderly homeowners in the city of Chicago, and assistance to elderly CHA residents during the Senior Housing Rehabilitation Initiative.

Various volunteer opportunities are available. Please call Volunteer Coordinator Christine Doyle-Vincent 773.921.3200.
   http://www.homeseniors.org
    HABITAT FOR HUMANITY 
   Habitat for Humanity International brings families and communities in need together with volunteers and resources to build descent and affordable housing.
   http://www.habitat.org
    HOOK A KID ON GOLF 
   To provide communities with a comprehensive youth golf program that eliminate the obstacles that discourage youngsters from learning and continuing to play golf while instilling in them an understanding of the sport's rules, etiquette and history. Please contact David Fujimoto for further information.
   http://www.hookakidongolf.org
    HopeLine by Verizon 
   Verizon is committed to helping the nearly one in four women, one in seven men and more than 3 million children in the United States affected by domestic violence. They're doing their part to end this epidemic by collecting no-longer-used wireless phones and accessories and turning them into support for domestic violence organizations nationwide. You can support their important initiative by donating your old phone at any Verizon Wireless Communications store.
   http://aboutus.verizonwireless.com/commitment/community_programs/hopeline
    HORIZONS FOR YOUTH 
   The mission of Horizons For Youth is to create opportunities for and build relationships with children from low-income families so that they can conceive of and achieve their dreams.
   http://www.horizons-for-youth.org


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Saturday, Apr 19, 2014
11:00pm
The Deep End
Sunday, Apr 20, 2014
7:00am
Rock 'n Roll Roots
Featuring the 60s and 70s (3hrs)
8:00pm
Sunday Night Star
Jeremy Wiora of Hickory Hills (1hrs)
9:00pm
The Classics
(2hrs)
Monday, Apr 21, 2014
3:00am
Overnight Album Side
Electric Light Orchestra
7:00am
Milestones in Rock
10:00am
Ten @ 10
1974
1:45pm
One 45 @ 1:45
Phil Collins
3:45pm
$1,000 Song of The Day
Free Fallin' - Tom Petty
9:00pm
Long One @ 9
Dan Fogelberg
10:00pm
Ten @ 10 Replay
1974
Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
3:00am
Overnight Album Side
Peter Frampton