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Daily Bread Soup Kitchen aims to fundraise $300,000 for new location

Daily Bread Soup Kitchen aims to fundraise $300,000 for new location

By Daniel Corry

September 27, 2015

The Daily Bread Soup Kitchen is raising money for a new location to help those that need their services. After the St. Jude’s Catholic Worker House soup kitchen closed in 2009, many volunteers of the house stayed committed to feeding the hungry in Champaign-Urbana and came together to create the Dai...

The Salvation Army, Carle toy drive provides families with holiday cheer

By Declan Harty

December 11, 2013

Santa Claus plans to come down the chute for all Champaign County residents this winter, with a little help from the donations of this year’s toy drive.  The annual toy drive, which is made possible by The Salvation Army, Carle Foundation and WDWS/WHMS/WKIO radio, has been running since Nov. 14 a...