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Christopher House

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Community Services, Food Insecurity Types of Help Needed: Events & Projects Service Opportunity Details: Christopher House’s food pantry focuses on providing staple food items for our families in addition to fresh fruits and vegetables that are often out of reach due to higher costs. You can support our food [...]

2019-10-29T13:50:20-05:00|

Christopher House

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: In-kind Donations Service Opportunity Details: Each year, Christopher House spends more than $30,000 on diapers, wipes, and formula for their infants and toddlers. With every donation, they can reduce this expense and impact more families. Please consider helping us provide these essentials for our youngest [...]

2019-10-29T13:50:26-05:00|

Casa Central

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services, Adult Wellness Types of Help Needed: Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers can join Casa Central's Adult Wellness Center to play games, dance, and do arts/crafts with its older adults. Spanish speakers are encouraged for this program, and we welcome groups to have a pre-planned activity. Location: Chicago-Humboldt Park Volunteer Ages: [...]

2019-10-29T13:50:41-05:00

Breakthrough Urban Industries

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Community Services, Children Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring Service Opportunity Details: Volunteer to help in the one of Breakthough's After School classrooms as an assistant ot the teacher. You will work alonside students in grades K-8 with academic and enrichment activities. Location: Chicago-East Garfield [...]

Breakthrough Urban Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Community Services,  Food Insecurity Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: Provide, cook and serve meals at agency’s homeless centers . After serving the meals, volunteers eat with guests and build relationships over a meal. Location: Chicago-East Garfield Park Volunteer Ages: Families with teens Teens Young adults Adults Groups Frequency: One-time, [...]

Breakthrough Urban Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: Events & Projects Service Opportunity Details: Support and volunteer at any of Breakthough’s annual events. Greater Food Depository Hunger Walk: gather a group and walk to help Breakthough earn money for its food pantry. Annual Benefit: host a table. Christmas Store: organize a gift drive or volunteer at [...]

2019-09-04T04:33:38-05:00|

Association House of Chicago

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Life Transitions,  Adult Basic Education and Job Readiness Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers in the TechnologyCenter at Association house will assist in creating a welcoming and supportive environment for adult participants from all cultures. Volunteers will help with learning the basic computer skills, [...]

Three Angels Children’s Relief

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services, Education/Child and AdolescentDevelopment, Other, Early Childhood, Children, Agricultural work Types of Help Needed: Teaching, tutoring, coaching, and mentoring, Building, repairing and painting Service Opportunity Details: Three Angels consists of a primary school (K-6), medical clinic, orphanage, and small farm. More than 40 Kenilworth Union members have travelled to Haiti to do [...]

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Community Services, Early, Childhood Children Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Northwestern Settlement’s Early Childhood Education program provides children ages 2-5 with full-day, year-round preschool education. Volunteers are needed throughout the year to help with classroom activities such as reading, arts and crafts, [...]

Christopher House

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: Events & Projects Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers for annual Turkey Tuesday will meet one of Christopher House campuses to gather and sort groceries for Thanksgiving meals that they provide to families. Location: Chicago-Belmont Cragin, Logan Square, or Uptown Volunteer Ages: Teens, Families with teens, Young [...]

2019-09-04T05:37:58-05:00|