Friends Coming Through To Help "Chicago Ed"
January 11, 2006 at 6:06 AM (PT)
The CHICAGO SUN-TIMES' ROBERT FEDER reports that a committee of the many friends of former CHICAGO late-night talk mainstay EDDIE SCHWARTZ, who is ailing from renal failure, has formed trust fund to help SCHWARTZ after kidney dialysis treatments left him financially hurting.
Former WIND-A co-workers DAVE BAUM and CLARK WEBER are behind the effort, shich has raised $7,000. so far and may also include a radiothon; donations can be sent to EDDIE SCHWARTZ FUND, c/o THE PRIVATE BANK AND TRUST CO., 10 N. Dearborn, CHICAGO, IL 60602.