Food Insecurity

Food Insecurity

Breakthrough Urban Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Community Services,  Food Insecurity Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: Provide, cook and serve meals at agency’s homeless centers . After serving the meals, volunteers eat with guests and build relationships over a meal. Location: Chicago-East Garfield Park Volunteer Ages: Families with teens Teens Young adults Adults Groups Frequency: One-time, [...]

2018-10-04T12:50:26+00:00

Association House of Chicago

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Community Services,  Food Insecurity Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: The agency has an on-site Food Pantry to help their food insecure clients. Volunteers can help unload and stock food deliveries into the pantry, prepare and deliver pantry food bags during open hours, and help staff clean [...]

2018-10-04T12:34:22+00:00

A Just Harvest

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity Types of Help Needed: In-kind donations Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers acquire and/or prepare food for dinner (casseroles, main dishes, meat, etc.). Location: Chicago-Rogers Park (delivery location) Volunteer Ages: Families with teens Teens Young adults Adults Groups Frequency: Periodic Frequency Details: Contact Info: Staff: Maggie Williams 773-262-2297, ext. 23; KUC Liaison: Margy Shortridge-Werd, margaretshortridge@me.com, 312 [...]

2018-10-04T12:32:37+00:00

A Just Harvest

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers plate, serve and bus tables in restaurant style service. Location: Chicago-Rogers Park Volunteer Ages: Families with teens Teens Young adults Adults Groups Frequency: Periodic Frequency Details: Contact Info: Staff: Maggie Williams 773-262-2297, ext. 23; KUC Liaison: Margy Shortridge-Werd, margaretshortridge@me.com, 312 933-4735 Other [...]

2018-10-04T12:32:50+00:00

St. Leonards Ministries

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Life Transition Support, Food Insecurity, Support for formerly incarcerated individuals Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: A group or family prepares a meal for a dinner for St. Leonard’s House (20-30 people) or Grace House (10-15people), serves it to the residents, visits with them during the [...]

2018-10-10T12:22:46+00:00

Sarah’s Circle

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Domestic Abuse, Homelessness Types of Help Needed: Administrative/Office Support, Activities w/Agency Clients Service Opportunity Details: "Front desk assistant: This volunteer position is responsible for supporting Sarah’s Circle program staff members at the front desk in either the Daytime Support Center or Interim Housing programs. Responsibilities include: Greet all [...]

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

Sarah’s Circle

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Events and projects, In-kind Donations Service Opportunity Details: In-Kind Donations Coordinator: Each week, Sarah’s Circle receives in-kind donations such as toiletries, books, snacks and periodic large shipments of food that are critical to what we can offer women on a daily [...]

2018-10-04T13:31:13+00:00

Sarah’s Circle

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Homelessness, Domestic Abuse Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to prepare and serve a meal for 50 women for breakfast or dinner, or 30 women for lunch at Sarah's Circle Interim Housing facility. Sack lunches: provide 50 or more bagged lunches to [...]

2018-10-04T13:30:49+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