Looking for a meaningful volunteer opportunity? Become a Reading Power Pre-Kindergarten Volunteer

Read to three and four-year-olds in their classroom during their one-hour free-choice time. Read to one child at a time, giving them the one-on-one attention, they crave. You will work…

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Home Delivered Meals Drivers

We are looking for drivers who are willing to consistently deliver meals on weekday mornings. Each route takes approximately two hours. Drivers must have a valid driver’s license and auto…

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Group Leaders/Activity Assistants

Lead discussions and share your special interests such as books, gardening, sports, art, cooking, card games, etc. We are open to other creative ideas as well. In addition, CJE SeniorLife…

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Adventure Stage Chicago Trailblazers

Adventure Stage Chicago’s Trailblazers ensemble is a FREE and unique mentoring program that places young people (9-16) with mentors who are professional theater artists. Student participants guide the program’s content…

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Food Pantry & Emergency Services

The Food Pantry provides neighbors access to fresh produce, poultry and meats, and non-perishable food items, as well as basic household/furniture items, hygiene necessities and articles of clothing. Neighbors can…

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Early Childhood Education In-Classroom Support

Volunteers assist preschool teachers and children ages 2-5 in small group program segments in literacy, art, science, story time, blocks, computer time, and meals. Extra hands are always help, and…

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Northwestern Settlement Garden

Together with Urban Growers Collective, Northwestern Settlement opened our very own vegetable garden this Spring. The garden is located provides our neighbors, scholars, staff, supporters and volunteers the opportunity to…

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After School Program

Each day, 200 Rowe Elementary scholars attend Northwestern Settlement’s After School program. Opportunities are available (and welcomed!) for volunteers to host various activities to engage our scholars. Past clubs have…

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Volunteer Mentor for At-Risk Students

The Pitch In after-school mentoring program is a volunteer-based group mentoring program based in the North Lawndale neighborhood. It offers unique learning experiences and opportunities for personal growth to students…

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Art Advocate

Volunteers needed to serve as Art Advocates, working directly with our participants at one of several sites around Chicago. Volunteer once or twice a year for specific project that we…

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