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Updated: February 4, 2013 1:17AM

To donate to the Hope Fund, send checks or money orders to Help Them To Hope, c/o The Lake County News-Sun, 1225 Tri-State Parkway, Suite 520, Gurnee, IL 60031, or Help Them To Hope, c/o NorStates Bank, 1601 N. Lewis Ave., Waukegan, IL 60085.

Donations also may be made in person at the Hope Box at The News-Sun or at any NorStates branch.

All Help Them To Hope donations go to local service agencies that provide direct financial support and services to Lake County residents in need.

Agencies that benefit from your donations this year are: A Safe Place/Lake County Crisis Center, Catholic Charities of Lake County, Community Social Services, Christian Outreach of Lutherans, PADS Lake County, Open Arms Mission and Mothers Trust Foundation.

For more information, visit

Donations for Wednesday totaled $3,280. Total to date is $16,117.75


Gary Doolittle: $20.

Beach Park

Tim Duncan: In memory of Kathy Duncan, $100.


Ruth Clement: $20.


Anonymous: In loving memory of James “Chico” Chamernik and Edward “Babe” Morrissey, Check No. 10306, $25.

Helen Clark: In memory of loved ones, $50.

Lake County

Retired Letter Carriers NALC Branch 409/825: $185.

Lake Villa

Elaine Teltz: $100.


Pat Erber: In memory of my husband, Carl Erber, and my mother, Barbara Rychlik, $200.


Steve Dempski: $30.


Tina Santopoalo: In memory of Floppy, $50.

Phil and Becky Lorenc: $150.

Anonymous: Check No. 2513, $100.

The 150 men and women of Midwest Generation’s Waukegan Generating Station: Celebrating a safety milestone of being injury free at the Waukegan facility for 15 months, $2,000.

The United Methodist Women of the First United Methodist Church: $250.

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