– Inspirations –

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not."

- Dr. Seuss

Thanks to Everyone Who “Shared Their Bounty” at Thanksgiving This Year!

The Volunteer Center is grateful to the families, individuals, schools and community groups who donated carloads of nutritious food to the clients of Good News Partners, and a pantry full of fresh produce to the New Trier Township Food Pantry. Thanks also to the families and individuals who helped deliver the food to Good News Partners on Thanksgiving morning. It was a fabulous community effort!

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Don’t Miss Any of The Volunteer Center’s 2017-18 Days of Service. Save These Dates on Your Calendar Now — and Watch for More Details to Come!

The Volunteer Center sponsors 5 terrific opportunities throughout the school year for you and your whole family to volunteer your time in service to those in need in our community. Click here for this year's dates -- and watch this website for more detailed information throughout the year about how you can make a difference at these wonderful events.

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Thank You for Giving Back During the 2014 Thanksgiving Holiday!

Thank you for helping the Volunteer Center provide food to low income families this Thanksgiving. The New Trier Township Food Pantry was stocked with fresh produce for its clients and nearly 150 families at Good News Partners in Rogers Park were provided bags, baskets and boxes of food to help them get through another week and feed their families.

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Mark Your Calendar to Make A Difference at This Year’s Volunteer Center Days of Service

Coming up: Kids Against Hunger. Click here for more information.

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Thanks for making a difference at Thanksgiving.

The Volunteer Center would like to express our gratitude to everyone who donated fresh produce and baskets of food to the New Trier Township Food Pantry and Good News Partners this Thanksgiving.

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Hundreds Donate Baskets to 2012 Thanksgiving Greet and Feed!

This year Volunteer Center partnered with Creatively Caring to provide baskets of food -- and beautiful handmade decorations -- to every family who came to Good News Partners for our 2012 Thanksgiving Greet & Feed.

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3 WAYS TO SERVE THOSE IN NEED DURING THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS!

• Donate Fresh Produce to NEW TRIER TOWNSHIP FOOD PANTRY Monday, Nov. 12 -- Monday, Nov. 19 • Make Thanksgiving crafts with CREATIVELY CARING Saturday, November 17th • Drop off laundry baskets of food at GOOD NEWS PARTNERS on Thanksgiving morning

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2011 Thanksgiving Day Greet and Feed

Thanks to All Who Participated!  Close to 100 familes received meals thanks to your generosity!

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Thanksgiving Food Donation Program

Thanksgiving Food Donation Program On Thanksgiving morning, approximately 150 persons served by Good News Partners received baskets of food brought by generous donors.

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