Inside Stories

Update: LBFE Picture Search Leads to Missing Photos!

“You know how it sometimes feels like you just actually heard your heart break? That’s how it felt when we heard the story of what had happened to our elder, Willie,” says Heather Dudzinski, Manager of the Little Brothers Young Professionals Advisory Board (YPAB). Before we met Willie, she had been displaced during a hospitalization. While she was in the hospital, she lost her apartment…

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“I Believe” Photos Selected for Contest

We celebrated Older Americans Month by participating in the National Council on Aging's (NCOA) "I Believe" project, creating a slide show that showed what our elders, staff and friends believe about older adults. We're delighted to announce that two of the photos was chosen as a contestant in the NCOA's "I Believe" Photo Contest. We welcome your votes!   

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Day at the Lake

Elders love to enjoy the summer with Little Brothers!  We kicked off our Summer in the City events with a wonderful trip to Busse Woods for fishing, socializing, games and a delicious lunch!

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Little Brothers Featured in Video Project

Christine Noh, a student at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, recently created a video featuring Little Brothers. Check it out here:  

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“I Believe” Slide Show

What do you believe about Older Americans?

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