People Served/Type of Services: Life Transition Support, Refugee Resettlement

Types of Help Needed: Events and Projects

Service Opportunity Details: RefugeeOne runs various collection drives throughout the year. Volunteers are needed to help gather and sort donations such as housewares to stock a refugee family’s kitchen, backpacks and gym shoes during its back-to-school drive;its drive for summertime gear and household fans, winter warmth items in mid-October, and wall calendars in December.

Location: Chicago

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

Frequency: One-time

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Contact Info: Staff: Kathy Amstutz, Volunteer Coordinator, 773-989-5647. In addition to contacting Kathy Amstutz, volunteers can also sign-up for opportunities online at

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