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Lawrence Hall

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Healthcare, Domestic Abuse, Children, Teens, Mental Health Types of Help Needed: Communications Service Opportunity Details: Lawrence Hall has done life-changing work for over 150 years. We need help telling our story and getting it out to a wider audience. Skills needed: creative writing, journalism, storytelling, [...]

2019-10-29T13:49:07-05:00|

Lawrence Hall

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Healthcare, Domestic Abuse, Children, Teens, Mental Health Types of Help Needed: Fundraising Service Opportunity Details: Lawrence Hall's biggest challenge is fundraising. Volunteers needed to help plan fundraising initiatives and execute fundraising events. Join our Fall Fete Event committee to work on event sponsorships, networking with [...]

2019-10-29T13:49:15-05:00|

Family Promise

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness Types of Help Needed: Board and Committee Service, Communications Service Opportunity Details: Family Promise seeks a communications professional to serve on the Board or on the Communications Committee. Ideally, the person will have a broader understanding of the communications process (including social media and website design), as well [...]

Family Promise

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness Types of Help Needed: Board and Committee Service, Fndraising Service Opportunity Details: Need someone to serve on the Board or on the Development Committee who understands the many components of financial development or who has experience in one or more of its components. This is a working board [...]

Family Promise

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness Types of Help Needed: Administrative/Office Support Service Opportunity Details: Volunteer needed for help with data entry and preparing correspondence (e.g. thank you notes). Not complicated but needed and necessary. Appropriate for anyone who is detail oriented and reliable. Location: Evanston Volunteer Ages: Teens, Young Adults, Adults Frequency: On-going [...]

2019-10-29T13:50:06-05:00|

Family Promise

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients, Food Preparation and distribution Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to help host Host homeless families at one of the north shore congregations. This is perfect for families with children at home. It also works very well with couples (friends or [...]

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|

YWCA Evanston/North Shore

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Resale Shop for Good Service Opportunity Details: Volunteer at YWCA's Resale Shop for Good. Location: Wilmette Volunteer Ages: Young adults, Adults, Groups Frequency: On-going Frequency Details: Requires a commitment of a weekly two hour shift. Contact Info: Staff: Gina Griffin-Hill Other Information:

2019-10-29T13:51:01-05:00|

YWCA Evanston/North Shore

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Events and Projects Service Opportunity Details: Volunteer assistance needed with landscaping, organizing, cleaning, or sorting at YWCA's domestic violence shelter. Location: Evanston/North Shore Volunteer Ages: Young adults, Adults, Groups Frequency: One-time, Periodic, On-going Frequency Details: Depends on activity Contact Info: Staff: Trimmy Stamell, [...]

2019-10-29T13:51:11-05:00|

WINGS

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Safe House Lobby Volunteer: The WINGS domestic violence Safe House has capacity for up to 45 adults and children a night. Responsibilities for this position include: ensuring the safety of the Safe House by allowing only [...]