The month of December gives many of us reasons to be joyous: music,
lights, family, gift-giving, friends, food, and much more. However,
the 2020 winter season proved to be especially hard on Chicago’s
west-side residents facing marginalization and the COVID-19 crisis.
Immediately, Earth’s Remedies saw an opportunity to provide relief.
Founded by alumnus Charles Pickett ’17 and his sister, Mercedes
Pickett, the duo brought the West-Side Holiday Drive to the
following neighborhoods: Garfield Park,...