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T1 fest: Punk rock fest goes virtual to fight T1 diabetes (Episode 481)

T1 Fest returns this year to raise awareness in the fight against Type 1 Diabetes, and this year’s event is all online! I’ll be hosting the livestream event Saturday night…

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‘Bringing comfort & joy to Chicago hospital patients through the power of live music’ -Sharing Notes (Episode 451)

Sharing Notes is “an organization devoted to bringing comfort and joy to Chicago hospital patients through the power of live music.” This Sunday, I’ll be hosting the Sharing Notes Digital…

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Walking through an art auction for suicide prevention with I Ya Toyah (Episode 442)

One woman industrial army I Ya Toyah is the creative muse behind the Art Auction For Mental Health During The Times Of The Pandemic With The American Foundation For Suicide…

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Let’s talk openly and honestly about suicide. Hope for the Day returns to Car Con Carne (Episode 436)

Mike Vinopal, Director of Education, and Joel Frieders, Director of public policy, for Hope for the Day return to Car Con Carne. They’ve been regular guests since the beginning of…

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Monday’s charity pick: #saveourstages

Daryl Wilson is guest hosting on Monday 7/6 and helping to raise money for NIVA/#saveourstages. You can help by donating here!

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Self-care in a time of collective trauma: A new chat with Hope for the Day (Episode 365)

We’re all still quarantined, and it’s still OK not to be OK. It’s been a while, so I checked back in with Mike Vinopal (Director of Education) and Joel Frieders…

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Charity fundraiser tee!

The new, handsome and compassionate “*Care* Con Carne” t-shirt is now for sale! Between now and May 15, all profit from this design will be donated to Hope For The…

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The Trotter Project: Helping Chicago communities and the service industry (Episode 334)

Trotter Project CEO Derrek Hull’s on to talk about “Kitchen Sessions” on IGTV, helping out the restaurant community, and more! Car Con Carne is sponsored by C&H Financial Services

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Hope for the Day in the time of pandemic: Mike Vinopal (Episode 319)

It’s OK not to be OK