With their niece, 16-year-old Meghan Henry of Itasca, suffering from Stage 4 lung cancer Tim and Lori Quinn of Mt. Greenwood helped organize a benefit at Sox Park to raise money for Meghan’s medical bills that are not covered by insurance.
It's that kind of selfless effort that too often goes unnoticed. I say, we put a stop to that.
So, tell me ...
your tales of what friends, neighbors or even complete strangers have done selflessly to make someone else's life a little better. It could be something heroic like (donating a kidney) or something sweet (running a bake sale for breast cancer) or anything else that's touched your life.
Let's keep a running tally of the good works of Chicago folks. Some stories will be featured in the Sun-Times.