St. Leonards Ministries


People Served/Type of Services: Life Transition Support, Support for formerly incarcerated individuals

Types of Help Needed: Communications

Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers neded to help create stories to share about the work of St. Leonard’s. Depending on your skills and interests, this could include: photography, videography, blog writing, Instagram and Facebook updates, and interviewing alumni and current residents of St. Leonard’s for both long and short- form stories.

Location: Chicago-Near West Side

Volunteer Ages: Teens, Young Adults, Adults

Frequency: On-going, Periodic

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Contact Info: Staff: Shay Mayweather, Volunteer Coordinator, 312-780-3196,

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Samaritan Counseling Center


People Served/Type of Services: Healthcare, Mental Health

Types of Help Needed: Communications Administrative/Office Support

Service Opportunity Details: Samaritan has databases related to Communications and Outreach that need data verification and updating. Good computer skills and attention to detail would be helpful.

Location: Winnetka

Volunteer Ages: Adults

Frequency: On-going

Frequency Details: Afternoons for several hours. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays are optimal.

Contact Info: Staff: Anita Scott,, 847-446-6957 ext.16

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Family Matters


People Served/Type of Services: Education/Child and Adolescent Development, Children, Teens

Types of Help Needed: Communications

Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed with expertise in social media marketing and/or skilled in planning and executing social media strategic campaigns to work with agency’s Development Team. They also welcome volunteers interested in sharing Family Matters’ story with others in Chicago and surrounding suburbs.

Location: Chicago-Rogers Park

Volunteer Ages: Teens, Young adults, Adults, Groups

Frequency: One-time, On-going, Periodic

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Contact Info: Staff: Devon Lovell, Academic Director, 773-465-6011 ext. 115,

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