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Sponsor: CJE SeniorLife | Location: Skokie, IL 60076
Volunteers are needed at Lieberman Center in Skokie to make phone calls to seniors in our home-delivered meals program. 1-3 hours needed most weekdays. more
Sponsor: CJE SeniorLife | Location: Skokie, IL 60076
Volunteers needed to serve hot chocolate/cookie or scoop and serve ice cream for our Lieberman Center residents in Skokie. Sunday through Thursday afternoons from 1p.m. - 3 p.m., may come one or more times each week more
Sponsor: CJE SeniorLife | Location: Skokie, IL 60076
Volunteers needed to assist with phone calls for our Transitional Care program. Two Hours day/two days a week Volunteers needed to do filing for two hours twice a week Volunteers Needed to do Scanning of documents once a week for 2 - 3 hours. Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday more
Sponsor: CJE SeniorLife | Location: Skokie, IL 60076
Volunteers wanted to interact with residents at our Lieberman Center in Skokie. Staffing the activity cart, volunteers will offer residents various activity items (board games, puzzles, etc.). Monday thru Thursday evenings 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. more
Sponsor: Community Council For International Students - CCIS | Location: Evanston, IL 60208
Volunteers provide ESL (English as a Second Language) tutoring for Northwestern international grad students who feel they need practice in speaking English with native speakers. A volunteer and grad student meet weekly for an hour or more at mutually agreeable times and places to practice oral communication that often includes American idioms, humor, slang, topics of interest, or words and phrases abo more
Sponsor: Community Council For International Students - CCIS | Location: Evanston, IL 60208
Volunteers serve as "Foster Relatives", i.e. local "hosts" or mentors to graduate students and visiting scholars from other countries who are enrolled in Northwestern Univ. for several years while studying or doing post doc research. Individuals or families meet with students or researchers through out the year at their mutual convenience in a cultural exchange that helps all involved to learn about ea more
Sponsor: ESCCA - Evanston School Children's Clothing Association | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
Sorting clothes involves organizing and arranging donated clothing at our headquarters. Clothing is sorted on Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-noon and Friday mornings from 9:15 a.m. – noon. Sorting is a great way to get acquainted with ESCCA and meet other volunteers in a relaxed and friendly environment. Volunteers do not need to sign up in advance for Sorting, just come on by! We are located at 1500 McDaniel Ave. more
Sponsor: Ecology Center | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
If you like kids than this could be the opportunity for you! You can assist with exciting programs. Lead a field trip at the Ecology Center, Lovelace Pond, or Lighthouse Landing - teach kids about the wonders of nature! Other programs include: Girl Scouts: 3 Cheers for Animals (Daisy-Brownie), Senses (Daisy-Brownie), Bugs (Daisy-Brownie), Letterboxer (Brownie), Geocacher (Junior-Cadette) Cub Scouts: B more
Sponsor: Ecology Center | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
Love animals? JOIN THE CRITTER CREW AND HELP ABANDONED PETS WHO HAVE A HOME AT THE ECOLOGY CENTER. There are two ways you can help care for our critters - actually come into the Ecology Center periodically and assist us with the care of these animals who need our help and attention OR you can sponsor an animal. Either forms of critter assistance are absolutely critical to their well being. What c more
Sponsor: The Cradle | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
Join an Event Committee The Cradle Foundation sponsors five unique fundraising events each year to support The Cradle’s life-changing work. We also sponsor family-friendly events through our Cradle Connections program. We need volunteers to serve on event committees as well as work at the events themselves. For more information, contact Molly Isbell at 847-733-3234 or misbell@cradle.org. more
Sponsor: ESCCA - Evanston School Children's Clothing Association | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
Serving children involves assisting families in choosing appropriate clothing from ESCCA’s clothing list at the clothing center located at 1500 McDaniel Avenue, Evanston, IL. ESCCA assists children on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM, and some Saturday mornings from 9-11 AM. Please email info@escca.org for more information and to sign up for a time. more
Sponsor: Open Studio Project - IL - Evanston | Location: Evanston, IL 60202 Children & Youth Arts & Culture
Volunteer wanted to assist with Open Studio Project's Art & Adventure children's classes. Need to like working with young kids and getting your hands dirty. Tasks will be assigned by main instructor. more
Sponsor: Open Studio Project - IL - Evanston | Location: Evanston, IL 60202 Basic Needs Arts & Culture
Volunteer wanted for studio maintenance at Open Studio Project. Includes tasks such as sweeping floor, taking out trash, and putting away and organizing art supplies. more
Sponsor: NorthShore University HealthSystem | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
We are looking for members in the community who are passionate about preventing Alzheimer’s disease and related brain disorders to participate in an advisory council to provide feedback on our variety of initiatives for NorthShore’s Center of Brain Health. We intend to have an introductory meeting in February and a follow up meeting April. We intend to launch the Center in June and plan on quarterly m more
Sponsor: Mental Health America North Shore | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
We are seeking volunteers who can help with general office work including filing and organizing documents, sending e-mails to announce events and other office tasks. more
Sponsor: Mental Health America North Shore | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
Volunteers needed to greet and register participants at our High School Essay and Poster Contest Award Ceremony on Sunday, April 19 from 2:30 to 5:00 PM. more
Sponsor: Shore Community Services, Inc. | Location: Skokie, IL 60076
The Pro Bono Event Planning Coordinator will assist the Director of Development with all aspects of developing, planning, implementing, and executing special events and handling all associated event communication. Additionally, the incumbent will work closely with the Marketing and Social Media Coordinator to develop event messaging and promotional materials. Hours desired 5 hours/week, additional hour more
Sponsor: D65 Math Is FUNdamental Pilot Program | Location: Evanston, IL 60201
What is Math is FUNdamental? This District 65 pilot program trains volunteers to lead first grade students while they play games focused on math fluency. The volunteer will coach a group of 3-4 students as they play math games to practice their math facts and provide reinforcement of math strategies and D65 math curriculum. Why Math Fluency and Games? Research shows while “mastery of basic facts i more


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