Josselyn Center

2018-10-04T13:21:47+00:00

People Served/Type of Services: Healthcare, Mental Health

Types of Help Needed: Board and Committee Service, Fundraising

Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to join Josselyn Board/committees including Development (Fundraising), Strategic Planning, Finance, Nominating, Audit, Facilities, and the Quality and Compliance Committee; Associates Board (20’s-40’s) and Junior Board (high school students).

Location: Northfield

Volunteer Ages: Teens, Young Adults, Adults

Frequency: Periodic

Frequency Details: “Governing Board: quarterly plus committee work and events.
Fall Event Committee: meets monthly from summer-fall. Spring Luncheon Committee: meets monthly from winter-spring. Golf Committee: meets monthly winter-spring. Associates Board: meets bi-monthly. Junior Board: monthly on Sunday afternoons plus some events.”

Contact Info: Staff: Jennifer Sommers, 847-441-5606

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Holy Trinity High School

2018-10-04T13:20:54+00:00

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

Types of Help Needed: Board & Committee Service, Fundraising

Service Opportunity Details: Join the Board: Join members of the business, education, legal and religious communities who comprise Holy Trinity’s Board and Advisory Council to shape and protect the school long-term future. Members contribute their time,expertise and support in a variety of capacities.

Location: Chicago-Noble Square

Volunteer Ages: Adults

Frequency: On-going, Periodic

Frequency Details: Board meets 5 times per school year (Sept – May)

Contact Info: Staff: Deborah Clair, dclair@holytrinity-hs.org, 773-278-4212, ext. 3131. KUC Liaison and Board memer: John Raitt, jraitt@otterbaypartners.com.

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Haven Youth and Family Services

2018-10-04T13:19:40+00:00

People Served/Type of Services: Healthcare, Mental Health

Types of Help Needed: Fundraising Events and Projects

Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to help in planning and executing the agency’s fundraisers

Location: Wilmette

Volunteer Ages: Young adults, Adults

Frequency: One-time, On-going, Periodic

Frequency Details: Paddle Party in November and Annual Benefit end of April/early May

Contact Info: Staff: Charley Smith, charley@havenforyouth.org, 847-251-6630

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Family Matters

2018-10-04T13:18:29+00:00

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

Types of Help Needed: Fundraising

Service Opportunity Details: Agency’s Annual Walk-A-Thon (in October) and Annual Gala (in March) offer many opportunities for volunteer involvement including committee participation, planning, soliciting financial support, donating auction items/experiences, and attendance at events. Groups can support the events by organizing a team for the Walk-A-Thon or purchasing a table at the Gala.

Location: Chicago-Rogers Park

Volunteer Ages: Families with young children, Families with teens, Teens, Young adults, Adults, Groups

Frequency: One-time, On-going

Frequency Details: Depends on the type of participation volunteer chooses.

Contact Info: Staff: Gretchen Nord, Director of Communications and Special Events, 773-465-6011 ext. 114, gretchen@familymatterschicago.org

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Crushers Club

2018-10-04T13:16:33+00:00

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

Types of Help Needed: Board and Committee Service, Fundraising

Service Opportunity Details: Crusher’s Club is looking for additional Board members to embrace its mission. Principal responsibilties are guidance and oversight for the Executive Director who runs the organization on a day-to-day basis. The Board’s “give or get” policy is $5,000. Board members are expected to attend the 7-8 board meetings annually, drive attendance at events featuring Crushers Club, and advocate for the agency in their rspective networks. The board has ambitious growth plans to expand to a larger site as demand for services is growing.This will require increased fundraising over the next few years to fund a growing budgetfrom $360,000 to a projected $600,000. Contact liaison and Board member Jeff Schneiders for more information.

Location: Chicago-Rogers Park

Volunteer Ages: Adults

Frequency: On-going

Frequency Details: 7-8 Board meetings a year plus attendance at Crushers Club events.

Contact Info: Liaison:Jeff Schneiders, JeffSchneiders@msn.com 847-826-5012

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The Cradle

2018-10-04T13:34:51+00:00

People Served/Type of Services: Life Transitions, Adoption arrangement, with counseling and support for expectant moms and 24 hour on site infant care

Types of Help Needed: Fundraising, Events and Projects

Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed for planning committees and day of event support for a variety of fundraising events throughout the year (eg., annual Rock The Cradle Gala, Cradle Classic golf tournament and First Look for Charity). Adults with some prior event experience preferred.

Location: Evanston

Volunteer Ages: Young Adults, Adults

Frequency: One-time, Periodic

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Contact Info: Staff: Noelle Moore, Volunteer Coordinator, (847) 733-3207; nmoore@cradle.org

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