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WGN’s Micah Materre honored with ‘Making A Difference’ award

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CHICAGO — WGN’s Micah Materre was honored Wednesday evening at an awards ceremony for local leaders and who helped children in foster care as well as at risk youth.

Materre received the “Making A Difference” award from SOS Children’s Villages Illinois.

The organization was founded more than 25 years ago to provide stable homes for children.

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