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Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Volunteer Opportunities

We have almost reached the half way point through the regular shelter season but it's not too late to pick up a shift. 

SITE COVERAGE OPENINGS

Day: Monda
Week: 4th
Site: First United Church of Oak Park, 848 Lake Street, Oak Park
Shift(s): 1st (6:30pm – 10:30pm) 2nd (10:30pm – 5:00am) and 3rd (5:00am – 7:30am)
1st (need 5 volunteers)   2nd (need 2 volunteers) 3rd (need 4 volunteers) 

Day: Tuesday
Week: 5th
Site: Oak Park Temple, 1235 N. Harlem Avenue, Oak Park
Shift(s): 3rd (5:00am – 7:30am)
1st (Site captain + 4 volunteers) 2nd (need 2 volunteers) 3rd (Site captain + need 4 volunteers)

Day: Wednesday
Week: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th
Site: Grace Episcopal Church, 924 North Lake Street, Oak Park
Shift(s): 1st (6:30pm – 10:30pm) 2nd (10:30pm – 5:00am) and 3rd (5:00am – 7:30am)
1st (need 4 volunteers) 2nd (need 2 volunteers) 3rd (need 4 volunteers)

Day: Friday
Week: 1st, 2nd, 5th
Site: St. John Lutheran, 305 S Circle Avenue, Forest Park
Shift(s): 1st (6:30pm – 10:30pm) 2nd (10:30pm – 5:00am) and 3rd (5:00am – 7:30am)
1st (need 2 volunteers) 2nd (need 2 volunteers) 3rd (need 2 volunteers)

Day: Saturday
Week: 3rd, 4th, 5th
Site: St. Mary of Celle, 1428 S. Wesley Avenue, Berwyn
Shift: 3rd (5:00am – 7:30am)
(need 4 volunteers)

Day: Sunday

Week: all 5 weeks
Site: St. Christopher Episcopal
Shifts: 1st (6:30pm – 10:30pm) 2nd (10:30pm – 5:00am) and 3rd (5:00am – 7:30am)
1st (need 2 volunteers) 2nd (need 2 volunteers) 3rd (need 4 volunteers) 

MEAL PROVIDER OPENINGS:

Only 3 breakfast shifts on the rare 5th week of the month remain unfilled. 
5th Wednesday Breakfast for 60 people, at Grace Episcopal in Oak Park. ONLY NEEDED ON 1/30/19
5th Saturday Breakfast for 60 people, at St. Mary of Celle in Berwyn. ONLY NEEDED ON 12/29/18 and 3/30/19
5th Sunday Breakfast for 20 people, at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church in Oak Park. ONLY NEEDED ON 12/30/18 and 3/31/19

Please click HERE to view our Sign-Up Genius to see and sign up for meal slots.

Please email volunteer@housingforward.org to learn more.