YWCA Evanston/North Shore

Service Opportunity Details: Volunteer for the annual Ricky Byrdsong Memorial Race Against Hate Location: Evanston/North Shore Frequency Details: Race takes place in June Contact: Staff: Trimmy Stamell, Dir. of Corp. and foundation relations 847-864-8445


YWCA Evanston/North Shore

Service Opportunity Details: Participate in making the holidays more enjoyable for clients in residential domestic violence programs by helping wrap holiday gifts, hosting a Valentine’s Day party, or providing Mother’s Day baskets. Location: Evanston/North Shore Contact: Staff: Trimmy Stamell, Dir. of Corp. and foundation relations 847-864-8445


YWCA Evanston/North Shore

Service Opportunity Details: Coordinate a “day of service” with a group of volunteers to improve an area of Mary Lou’s Place, or contract with the Adopt-A-Room Program to maintain a room or space for a period of two years. Location: Evanston/North Shore Contact: Staff: Trimmy Stamell, Dir. of Corp. and foundation relations 847-864-8445


Urban Initiatives

Service Opportunity Details: Engage in various activities with participants in Take the Lead Program, a leadership development program for alumni of the Work to Play program. These middle school students attend all-day Saturday retreats throughout the program year. Location: Chicago Contact: Staff: Kaitlyn Klapperich at


Urban Initiatives

Service Opportunity Details: The agency provides children in grades K-4 with the chance to belong to a soccer team, regardless of skill level. TheWork to Play program has games every Friday during the season. Volunteers needed to help with game days. Location: Chicago Contact: Staff: Kaitlyn Klapperich at


Three Angels Children’s Relief

Service Opportunity Details: KUC has Mission Trip groups that travel to Haiti and perform tasks that need to be done at the Agency. Recent trips have involved painting, construction, and art class instruction. Location: Haiti Frequency Details: Because of Three Angels' location in Haiti, Mission Trips are a stand-alone service project but we encourage multiple visits from year [...]


Sarah’s Circle

Service Opportunity Details: In-kind donations, particularly larger sized womens clothing in good shape, needed. Volunteers willing to run a donation drive also welcome. Location: Chicago-North Side Contact: Staff: Mary NeCastro, 773-751-7454


Sarah’s Circle

Service Opportunity Details: Meals: Prepare and serve a meal for 50 women (breakfast, lunch, or dinner) at Sarah's Circle facility. Sack lunches: provide 50 or more bagged lunches to Sarah's Circle Location: Chicago-North Side Frequency Details: Dinners: Breakfast 8 am; 10 am on weekends; lunch 12 noon; dinner 6 pm Contact: Staff: Mary NeCastro, 773-751-7454 Other Information: If serving, [...]


Samaritan Counseling Center

Service Opportunity Details: SCC is looking to increase awareness of the agency in the North Shore and expand its donor base. Volunteers needed to support new fundraising initiatives, including help with event planning, fund-raising, and other committee functions. Location: Winnetka Frequency Details: Varies based on event details; can be flexible in terms of commitment. Contact: Staff: Tammy Mitchell, Ex. [...]



Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to help with the agency's Annual Gala and also occasional drives for goods Location: Chicago Contact: Staff: Kathy Amstutz, Volunteer Coordinator, 773-989-5647 Sara Spoonheim Amit, Dir. of Dev. 773-423-9811