Northwestern Settlement

Northwestern Settlement

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Community Services, Children, Teens Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching and Mentoring Service Opportunity Details: Each day, 200 Rowe students attend Northwestern Settlement’s After School program. Opportunities are available (and welcomed!) for volunteers to host various activities to engage the students. Past clubs have included arts [...]

2018-10-04T13:29:06+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Northwestern Settlement’s senior citizen group, known as the Golden Agers, meet every Friday from 10am – 12pm September through May. This group of outgoing and active seniors participate in BINGO and win prizes throughout the year. Opportunities for [...]

2018-10-04T13:28:41+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Community Services, Children, Teens Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching and Mentoring Service Opportunity Details: The Adventure Stage Chicago (ASC) Trailblazers program 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 [...]

2018-10-04T13:28:31+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: Food preparation and distribution, Events and Projects, Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Each year, to kick-off the Holiday Season, Northwestern Settlement hosts a Thanksgiving Dinner for its neighbors and their families. Volunteers needed to work with staff and other supporters to prepare and [...]

2018-10-04T13:28:09+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: Events and Projects, Activities with Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: Together with Urban Growers Collective, Northwestern Settlement will opened its own vegetable garden in Spring 2018. The garden is located in front of Rowe Middle School (directly next to the Settlement House on Augusta Blvd.). [...]

2018-10-04T13:27:10+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: Events and Projects Service Opportunity Details: Seeds of Service is a community gardening project that AmeriCorps Project YES! hosts every year in Humbolt Park with 7-9 community gardens. The goal is to raise awareness about the importance of community gardening. Volunteers will weed, mulch, build [...]

2018-10-04T13:26:52+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Community Services, Children Types of Help Needed: Teaching, Tutoring, Coaching and Mentoring Service Opportunity Details: Camp Mariposa® is a national addiction prevention and mentoring program for youth who have been impacted by substance abuse in their families. Camp Mariposa is offered free of charge to all families. [...]

2018-10-04T13:26:42+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Community Services Types of Help Needed: In-kind Donations Service Opportunity Details: Have gently used clothing, furniture, or other items? The Settlement also accepts a wide range of items for our programs including: boxed/canned foods; kitchen supplies; cleaning supplies and laundry detergent; toiletries; first aid items; sheets, blankets and towels; winter outerwear; [...]

2018-10-04T13:26:25+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Community Services Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution, Events & Projects Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to work with board members and staff to pack baskets of food for the agency's neighbors – all the items they need for a family holiday meal. Location: Chicago-West Town Volunteer [...]

2018-10-04T13:26:16+00:00

Northwestern Settlement

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Community Services Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: The Food Pantry provides neighbors access to fresh produce, poultry and meats, and non- perishable food items, as well as basic household items, hygiene necessities and articles of clothing. Volunteers needed at agency's Food Pantry to [...]

2018-10-04T13:26:00+00:00