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Updated: December 16, 2012 3:36PM

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 Saturday totaled $1,140. Total to date is $38,059.28.

Beach Park

Jean Reidel: In memory of Lee and Alta Reed, $100.

Glenda Clark: In loving memory of Rhonda Christenson and Chuck Clark, $100.

Anonymous: Check No. 7571, $300.

Anonymous: Check No. 2407, $100.


Constance L. Sheffer: $50.


Anonymous: Cash, In memory of Tony Gordon, News-Sun columnist and Vietnam Veteran, $50.


Peggy Gilles: In memory of my husband John Gilles, $100.

Park City

Kay Anderson: In memory of grandson Karl and in celebration of great-grandchildren, $20.


Martha Brown: In memory of Rex and Lucky, $25.

Frances L. Ochoa: In memory of Smokey, Reina and Skipper, $30.

Tuesday Night Sewing Club: In memory of Theresa Walczak, $40.

Joan Pecina: In memory of Dick Pecina and Roberta Pecina, $100.


Bob and Linda Pushee: In memory of our parents, Robert and Ethel Pushee and Frank Pearce Jr., $75.

Gold Canyon, Ariz.

Charles and Eleanore Ahlstrom: In memory of Arlene Battisfore, $50.

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