Prior to ABC7, Sanders worked at TV stations in Los Angeles, Dallas and Little Rock, Arkansas.
Sanders has won 12 Emmy Awards, gaining honors for live coverage, spot news, entertainment reporting, news writing, programming and overall news achievement.
He has received more than 100 awards throughout his career from various churches, civic and community organizations for his community service.
A nationally sought-after motivational speaker, Sanders has worked with several groups mentoring young people in Chicago. He enjoys volunteering and speaking with local senior citizens.
He is active in the Alpha Phi Alpha Big Brothers program, the Chicago Public Schools Mentoring Program, and the NAACP Mentoring Program.
He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists, the Chicago Association of Black Journalists, and the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
A seven-year-old boy from Downers Grove, Ill., is living life to fullest because someone gave him the gift of life through blood donation.
Amanda Schamper was seven weeks pregnant when she was diagnosed with leukemia. Now, the Byron, Ill., woman seeks to share her story to raise awareness about how the bone marrow registry helped her.
Donating blood saves lives, but where does blood go after its donated?
At the age of only 26, a west suburban Geneva man has already undergone 15 open heart surgeries. Surgery number 16 could come next year and your donations can help make it a success.
A local woman is using her pedal power to help give the gift of life.