Meals on Wheels Keeps Rolling, Bringing Nutritious Food to Clients Across the North Shore

At local nonprofit Meals on Wheels Northeastern Illinois, everybody eats.  While the world hunkered down last June, the organization placed the finishing touches on a new Evanston kitchen to fully execute its mission: serving homebound individuals across the North Shore with nutritious and tasty food. Over a year later, staff and up to 30 volunteers cook, pack […]

You Said It: Join The Lake County Community Foundation for an Evening of Art and Philanthropy

Since 2003, The Lake County Community Foundation has connected the generosity of donors with community needs by making grants to organizations working to improve the lives of the most vulnerable residents of our county. As nonprofit organizations, local governments and businesses strive to tackle issues of concern, the Foundation provides civic leadership bringing all stakeholders […]

Quick and Easy: Casablanca

Celebrate CASA Lake County’s 20th anniversary at their extravagant spring gala, and allow CASA to continue to train advocates to work on behalf of abused and neglected children.

Daytripper: Lively Libertyville

A jewel of Lake County, Libertyville is a great example of an all-American town.   With a bustling main street lined with independent retailers and terrific restaurants, you’ll fill the day with food and flair. Here are some of our favorites.    Libertyville Sports Complex Start by dropping off the kids. At nearly 170,000 square […]