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Chicago’s Most Inspiring Stories

Every neighborhood in Chicago has its own vibe, style, culture and history, but what consistently amazes us is not what differentiates the various neighborhoods but rather what they all have in common.  From the North Side to the South Side (and everywhere in between) we’ve been blown away by how many creative and talented people call Chicago home.  Check out some of the inspiring stories we’ve discovered throughout the city.


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  1. Tziporah Gelman

    May 16, 2017 at 6:31 pm

    I have an inspiring story About my business I would love to share. Who would I contact?

  2. Kellie Alderton

    August 12, 2017 at 9:16 pm

    I have an inspiring story about my almost 30-year journey of living with and overcoming Multiple Sclerosis. There are 10’s of thousands of MS sufferers in Illinois and I would love to get my message of HOPE and healing out to them!

  3. steve werner

    October 31, 2017 at 2:04 pm

    I have a very inspiring story to share.

    I am a former Commodities Trader – Chicago Board of Trade 1982-2000
    I have reinvented myself a few times and wrote and amazon best seller The Titan in 2012.

    The majority of former traders have struggled mightily since the exchanges went electronic in the early 2000’s
    My mission is to share my story and give hope where hope to those who are suffering through coaching and accountability.

    More info upon request.

  4. Alicia Londos

    January 31, 2018 at 3:11 pm

    Thanks again for the feature!! Much appreciated 🙂

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