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How your family can volunteer during the pandemic

Angela Hatem on Offspring and shared by Meghan Moravcik Walbert to Lifehacker •
Lifehacker
How your family can volunteer during the pandemic

Right now, you and your family are on your own little Gilligan’s Island. It was supposed to be a three-hour tour, but thanks to COVID-19, you and your crew will be stranded for at least a few more weeks. Just like the merry castaways, you are probably feeling pretty isolated and disconnected from the rest

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Discussion: The impact of basketball

Wintrust
Father and Daughter Playing Basketball

Basketball has piqued our interest and captured our attention for decades. But, it’s more than just a sport. The world of basketball is full of diversity, progressive ideas, and leadership that inspires change far beyond the court. Last month, Wintrust hosted an enlightening panel discussion about the impact of the sport on our communities led

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5 corporate social responsibility trends to follow in 2020

Timothy J. McClimon •
Forbes
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2019 was a pivotal year in Corporate Social Responsibility as the concepts of corporate responsibility and sustainability received significant media attention, and the trends that I identified last year at this time (better dialogue, more learning, more disaster prevention, greater equity and the growing importance of Generation Z-ers) remained timely and relevant. Still, 2020 promises to

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day like a Chicagoan

Wintrust
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Editor’s note: This blog post was published before the city announced on March 11, 2020, that the Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Chicago River dyeing were postponed. Click here for more information. Top of the mornin’ to ya, readers! We’re approaching a big holiday in Chicago: St. Patrick’s Day. As Chicago’s Bank®, just what

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The Mural Building: SOS Children’s Villages Illinois

Wintrust
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All roads lead to home. We’re excited to feature SOS Children’s Villages Illinois on our mural. This nonprofit, child-welfare agency provides a stable home in a supportive, community environment designed to help children in need grow into caring, productive, and self-reliant adults. You can find SOS Children’s Villages across the world, as the organization was

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Meet our 2020 March for Babies Ambassador Family

Wintrust
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Since 2008, Wintrust has contributed more than $800,000 to the March of Dimes organization to fight against premature birth, birth defects, and infant mortality. This year, in addition to defending its title as March of Dimes’ top fundraising partner in the Chicago metropolitan area, Wintrust is proud to announce that Founder & CEO Ed Wehmer

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