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Updated: March 6, 2013 2:15AM

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 Friday totaled $705. Total to date is $71,904.51


Betty Oleson: In memory of my husband, Ed, and with thanks to great neighbors, $150.

Lake Villa

Rich and Alice Ribando: In memory of Harriet and Frank Fescella, Victor and Florence Ribando and Kathie Szempruch, $50.


Rosemary Alfredson: In memory of Arlene Battisfore, who made lunch hour so much fun at The News-Sun, $25.


Jean Ann Grosso: $25.

Frances Ochoa: In memory of Charlotte and Susie, $30.

The Waukegan Township Assessor’s Office: In lieu of gift exchange, $225.

The Morris Family: In memory of Joey P. Monroe, a special young man from a truly special family, $75.

Homer Dahringer Post #281: $100.


Al Teeple: In memory of Marion, Theresa Tippy Toes and all loved ones passed on, $20.

Tamms, Ill.

Ryan C. Kirkpatrick: In memory of family and friends, $5.

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