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HOODIES 4 HUMANITY 2020

HOODIES 4 HUMANITY 2020

Formally known as "Hoodies 4 the Homeless", this year we decided to change the name because they might be without a home but they're still HUMANS. We like the new name better. On December 15, we kicked off our fundraiser to raise $1250. The goal was to be able to purchase 50 hoodies, hats, gloves, socks for those in need. Not just any hoodie, but our Be A Good Human hoodie. Many times, people forget they are HUMANS and treat them badly so it made sense to give those hoodies to them to send a reminder to other humans they interact...


Welcome to The Shineroom!

Welcome to The Shineroom!

Our goal is to create the kind of world we want to live in! Even though the world seems to LOVE shade, we are attempting to provide some sunSHINE to those people! No, we won't discuss Nicki or Cardi's beef, the latest news about Trump, or even recent police-involved shootings... sorry. We are ONLY here to report the GOOD NEWS! Yes, we know there are bad things happening around the world, but our goal is to show you the good... because there is A LOT of it!    If you see a GOOD NEWS story while scrolling, tag us! @wearegoodhumans  See...


Couple who launched nonprofit to cover hospital parking extends program

Couple who launched nonprofit to cover hospital parking extends program

CHICAGO - Carrie and Terry Meghie's son Jackson Chance spent all but two days of his 10-month life in a hospital. He was born two months early with lungs that were not fully developed. The cost of parking all day, every day at Prentice Women's Hospital, followed by Lurie Children's Hospital, was hardly the couple's most pressing concern. But they knew it was a barrier for many families whose babies were in the neonatal intensive care unit, and they launched the nonprofit Jackson Chance Foundation in 2013 to raise money to offset parking costs and make way for parents to...