Summertime Spent Volunteering

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

This is Edward (at left), one of the young people who volunteered their time around our office this summer. He's posing with David Flint (at right), our Monitoring, Compliance & Evaluation Manager, who he often worked alongside.

Come see us as Thursday Night Out in Oak Park Becomes Folk Park Thursday Night Out

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

This is your chance to visit with actual Housing Forward staff members at this week's non-profit partner booth this Thursday, Aug. 16th on Marion Street in Oak Park from 5:00-9:00. The music is FREE and you can purchase $20 dine-around ticket booklets for food items from participating restaurants and beverages from the beer & wine tent. 

Summer Series Brings Life Skills into Shelter

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Before the summer transitional shelter began this year, Holly Rotman-Zaid, Manager of Outreach & Engagement and Dale Nowcki, Shelter Manager, and their teams, decided to add more content and learning experiences to the program.

Compete to Defeat not a Trivial Success!

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Housing Forward’s 8th Annual Trivia Night, Compete to Defeat Homelessness took place on July 12 at Fitzgerald's Nighclub in Berwyn.

Recruiting for Open AmeriCorps Positions

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Housing Forward is currently seeking AmeriCorps members.

Volunteers needed for summer transitional shelter program.

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Our Summer Transitional Shelter program is well underway and we are in need of meal providers. Please consider signing up to provide or prepare a meal. The Summer Transitional Shelter program is an opportunity for individuals and families experiencing homelessness to continue to benefit from the aid of Housing Forward case workers and other services throughout the summer months. To get more information please contact Tonisha Daniel at

Housing Forward Re-Opening of Headquarters and Support Center

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

We are just a few weeks away from our Re-Open Open House.  Please join us as we officially unveil the renewed Support Center and Housing Forward Headquarters in Maywood.

Thursday June 21st,  from 4pm - 6pm.

Visit our event on Facebook to indicate your attendance.


Compete to Defeat

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

On Thursday July 12th Housing Forward hosts our 8th Annual Trivia Night - Compete to Defeat. Trivia night offers plenty of opportunity for some friendly competition to support Housing Forward’s programs including an individual fundraising component leading up to the event.