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Mush! Chicago’s Annual Shopping Cart Race Celebrates 10th Year

On March 7th, giant muppet heads, birthday cakes, and mobile diners will once again brave the cold to celebrate the CHIditarod’s tenth anniversary in what’s expected to be its most rambunctious year yet. Despite its humble origins as an underground, costumed invasion of Chicago’s Near West Side, CHIditarod has grown into a Chicago institution which…

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2014 CHIditarod Foundation Grant Recipients Announced

2014 CHIditarod Grant Winners Announced! On October 1, 2014, the CHIditarod Foundation delivered some incredible news to seven Chicago-area 501(c)3 organizations that are directly working to fight hunger, impact local food sustainability, and empower individuals and communities through food education. After reviewing applications from nearly 30 wonderful organizations via our 2014 Grant Program, the following…

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