Mark Your Calendar for VC 2022-23 Days of Service — and Watch for More Details to Come!
9-11 DAY OF SERVICE AND REMEMBRANCE
Sunday, September 11, 2022: In honor of the heroes of 9-11, drop off PURCHASED baked goods (home baked not allowed), cards and games, personal notes, etc. to your local fire and police departments to thank them for their service.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY
Saturday, October 22, 2022: Donate gently used and new goods to benefit over a dozen community nonprofits.
THANKSGIVING MORNING “SHARE YOUR BOUNTY” EVENT
Thursday, November 24, 2022: Donate food to families at the Good News Partners low-income and subsidized housing in Rogers Park.
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, January 16, 2023: Participate in many different service projects in support of multiple area nonprofits.
KIDS AGAINST HUNGER
February 25, 2023: Bring your whole family or service group to pack nutritious meals for over 100,000 starving Nicaraguans.
April, 2023 (Date and Location TBD): Join us for projects like weeding, planting, clearing natural habitats and generally cleaning up the environment in support of Earth Day.
PAPER SHREDDING EVENTS
Dates and Locations TBD: Several times a year the VC and New Trier Township will sponsor what have become popular drive-through document shredding events. These are free to the community.
2023 VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION CELEBRATION
Spring, 2023 (exact date to be determined): Join the Volunteer Center at this lively event and help us pay tribute to outstanding volunteers who have made a significant difference in our community.