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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 [...]

2019-09-15T01:47:07-05:00|

St. Leonards Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Life Transition Support, Food Insecurity, Support for formerly incarcerated individuals Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: A group or family prepares a meal for a dinner for St. Leonard’s House (20-30 people) or Grace House (10-15people), serves it to the residents, visits with them during the [...]

St. Leonards Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Life Transition Support, Support for formerly incarcerated individuals Types of Help Needed: Communications Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers neded to help create stories to share about the work of St. Leonard’s. Depending on your skills and interests, this could include: photography, videography, blog writing, Instagram and Facebook updates, and interviewing alumni and current [...]

2019-09-15T01:51:01-05:00|

St. Leonards Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Life Transition Support, Support for formerly incarcerated individuals Types of Help Needed: Board and Committee Service Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to participate in Board of Directors and Committees to support the agency's mission. Board members attend 6 Board meetings a year, serve on at least one committee of the Board, serve [...]

2019-09-15T01:54:02-05:00|

RefugeeOne

People Served/Type of Services: Life Transition Support, Refugee Resettlement Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching, and Mentoring, Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Volunteer mentors needed to help newly arrived refugee adults become self-sufficient and acclimate to a new culture. Mentors help by making a home visit once a week to teach English, [...]

Lawrence Hall

People Served/Type of Services: Life Transitions, Other Types of Help Needed: College and Career Assistance Service Opportunity Details: Ensuring youth employment is a critical piece of fighting the violence epidemic in Chicago. Lawrence Hall’s workforce development program, Project Work, prepares and helps obtain employment. We are always actively looking for help partnering with businesses to [...]

2019-09-14T23:00:47-05:00|

The Cradle

People Served/Type of Services: Life Transitions, Adoption arrangement, with counseling and support for expectant moms and 24 hour on site infant care Types of Help Needed: Fundraising, Events and Projects Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed for planning committees and day of event support for a variety of fundraising events throughout the year (eg., annual Rock The [...]

2019-09-14T19:19:12-05:00, |

Association House of Chicago

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services, Life Transitions,  Basic Education for adults with developmental disabilities Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Agency serves adults with developmental disabilities both at an onsite day- program, Life Skills Education, and at our Adult Group residences. Interested volunteers will be asked to spend time [...]