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Sarah’s Circle

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse, Food Insecurity Types of Help Needed: Events and projects, In-kind Donations Service Opportunity Details: Sarah’s Circle readily accepts donations of toiletry kits. These kits supplement the services and items provided at Sarah’s Circle, as women often rely on them when they are not in our space. [...]

WINGS

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Safe House Hostess: The WINGS domestic violence Safe House has capacity for up to 45 adults and children a night. In addition to shelter, it provides counseling, case management, referrals, career services, and meals. Hostesses will assist [...]

WINGS

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Other: Resale Store Positions, Fundraising Service Opportunity Details: Resale Store Volunteer - Cashier: The cashier is welcoming and greeting customers, answering basic questions about the stores and the program, and ensuring that customers have a pleasant shopping and sales transaction experience with us. [...]

WINGS

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Events and Projects, Fundraising Service Opportunity Details: Donation Sorter: Each day WINGS receives new and gently used items through the generosity of local merchants and community members. We sell these items to the public with all proceeds going to support our shelters, counseling, [...]

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WINGS

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching and Mentoring, Interpreting Service Opportunity Details: WINGS offers a program (ALAS) that addresses the unique needs of the often underserved Latina population seeking services for domestic violence in the northwest suburbs of Cook County. Volunteers needed to serve as Bilingual/Bicultural [...]

St. Leonards Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Life Transition Support, Homelessness, Support for formerly incarcerated individuals Types of Help Needed: In-kind donations Service Opportunity Details: An individual could organize a supply drive or reach out to businesses to ask for donations of specific items. A wishlist can be found here. Many of the items are for when [...]

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Sarah’s Circle

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Domestic Abuse, Homelessness Types of Help Needed: Administrative/Office Support, Activities w/Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Front desk assistant: This volunteer position is responsible for supporting Sarah’s Circle program staff members at the front desk in either the Daytime Support Center or Interim Housing programs. This role provides key [...]

Sarah’s Circle

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: Provide bagged lunches for 50 women. Sarah’s Circle only accepts 50 or more sack lunches. These should consist of a variety of meat sandwiches and at least 5 vegetarian sandwiches, healthy snack, optional fruit, and [...]

The Night Ministry

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Healthcare, Homelessness, Food Insecurity, Physical Health Types of Help Needed: Events and projects, In-kind donations Service Opportunity Details: Service Saturdays occur once a month and involve groups of volunteers assisting in various preparations and sorting tasks in the agency's main office. Location: Chicago-Lakeview Volunteer Ages: Young adults, Adults, Groups Frequency: [...]

The Night Ministry

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Healthcare, Homelessness, Food Insecurity, Physical Health Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Individual volunteers are needed to help with three of the agency's programs: The Crib emergency overnight shelter, the Health Outreach Bus, and the Open Door Shelter. Location: The Crib is in Wrigleyville. Health [...]