La Casa Norte

People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Food Insecurity, Homelessness

Types of Help Needed: Food Preparation and Distribution

Service Opportunity Details: Ongoing volunteer opportunities to bring in/prepare and serve meals for youth in shelters.

Location: Chicago-Logan Square and Back of the Yards shelters and Humboldt Park transitional housing program

Volunteer Ages: Young Adults, Adults, Groups

Frequency: Periodic, On-going

Frequency Details: All year round except at our Drop-in Center. Lunch usually served at noon, a light dinner at 5 PM, and dinner at our emergency shelter at 9:00 PM.

Contact Info: Staff: Roberto Mendez,, (773)276-4900 x256

Other Information: If possible volunteers are requested to provide the items to be prepared for the meal. We also request that volunteers stick to the MyPlate layout: Protein, veggies, and a carb.