Volunteer Opportunities at 1st UMC Des Plaines
Volunteer Opportunities in our Community
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SELF-HELP CLOSET AND PANTRY OF DES PLAINES
600 E Algonquin Rd. Des Plaines, IL 60016
Volunteers must be 18+. Those under 18 can volunteer with a parent, call for more details.
CENTER OF CONCERN
1580 N. Northwest Hwy Suite 310. Park Ridge, IL 60068
No experience necessary--training provided! Most positions are available on a flexible-time basis. Some opportunities are: friendly visiting, shopping and errands, photography, holiday gift delivery and office duties.
1700 Ballard Rd. Park Ridge, IL 60068
Volunteers provide services to help Maine Township departments. The goal of the G.I.F.T.S. program is to spark volunteer interest in community agencies that help Township residents. Volunteer opportunities and social service agencies are highlighted in Mainely News, the Township's newsletter.
VITA (VOLUNTEERS IN TEACHING ADULTS)
Hosted by Oakton Community College, but classes are also held in local schools, churches, synagogues and other locations.
Oakton offers English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for adult non-native speakers of English who need to acquire listening, speaking, reading and writing skills necessary to function in their new American culture.
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