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Grace Notes »

July 31, 2014

Max De Pree has said that “volunteers are at the heart of our society and become the grace notes in our American song.” Musically, grace notes are embellishments to the underlying melody which are not essential to the musical line, but add nuance that draws out beauty and meaning from the theme. 


American Hospital Association Announces Jim Skogsbergh Chair-Elect »

July 30, 2014

The American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Board of Trustees has elected Jim Skogsbergh, president and CEO of Advocate Health Care, as its chair-elect designate.


Back to School with Back Bay Mission »

July 29, 2014

Back Bay Mission is helping children further their education by raising funds for school supplies. 


A Place to Call Home »

July 10, 2014

United Church Ministries announces its latest community, Prospect Place, a 12-apartment renovation plan to begin in September 2014.


First Shari Prestemon Social Justice Interns Named »

July 1, 2014

Back Bay Mission has named the first Shari Prestemon social justice interns. From June 9 to Aug. 15, these two individuals will work in all of the ministries at Back Bay Mission, while focusing on a particular area of interest to them.


Advocate Health Care Increases Community Benefits to $661 Million »

June 30, 2014

Advocate Health Care, Illinois’ largest integrated health care system, announced in June that it provided $661 million in charitable care and community services in 2013, an increase of $47 million from the previous year.