31 01, 2017

The True Story of an Orphan Train Rider

By |January 31st, 2017|

Emily looked around frantically. She couldn’t find her family anywhere. The church meeting they were attending was small, so they couldn’t have gone far. After some time, a fellow churchgoer approached Emily and said her family had already left. Why would they leave without her? She thought this foster family

5 07, 2016

Real People, Real Stories: Helping the Court Case Dogs of Chicago

By |July 5th, 2016|

Hope. Love. Opportunity. Partnership. These are just a few of the many amazing things to come from the success of Safe Humane Chicago, an organization that connects youth, military veterans, and at-risk dogs with community volunteers in interactive, educational programming to create safer, more humane communities. The organization's Court Case Dogs program,

21 03, 2016

Real People, Real Stories: Last Chance Mustang

By |March 21st, 2016|

Listening to stories is often one of the things we remember most from childhood. A good story can change how we think and act. It can help us navigate the ups and downs of life. A good story can captivate us for years to come. And yet, storytime is mostly considered a kids activity.

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