Children’s Home and Aid has found a new home at 424 7th St. and is moving there this fall. The larger, safer space and more pleasing environment will help the organization to provide programs centered around the love and care of children and families who are struggling. “This building works out perfectly for everyone and is amazing on so many ...

What is a CASA? A judge can request that a Court-Appointed Special Advocate be assigned to a case in which a child is impacted. Learn how you can help judges to make better-informed decisions. ...

Rosie's Birthday Club is a nonprofit that organizes birthday parties for children in poverty. See for yourself how much joy this organization brings. ...

What began as one couple’s act of charity to homeless children has evolved into a highly respected, nationally recognized agency. Meet people who’ve found a new chance at life. ...

When we think of neonatal intensive care units, we think of Rockford Memorial Hospital. But did you also know that the Children’s Medical Center is one of just 10 state-certified pediatric intensive care units in the state? ...

You'll never guess what early game centered on choosing virture or ruin, as historian Gail Ravitts explains how toys evolved in the U.S., and which were made right here at home. ...

For 75 years, this organization has helped to make broken families whole once again. Kara Anderson discovers how this group makes a significant impact on local children. ...

While schools are cutting back their arts programs, this Sterling-based academy is revving up. Discover how this unique location fosters artists of every age, and why this creative outlet is so important for families. ...

Meet a family whose passion for education and business led them to this longtime teacher resource store, and discover the lessons they've learned along the way. ...

For nearly 30 years, this district has quietly grown to include education centers, green construction, a golf course and numerous other attractions. Discover what these 2,000 acres hold for nature-lovers and recreation enthusiasts. ...