– Inspirations –

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

- Dr. Seuss

9-11 DAY OF SERVICE AND REMEMBRANCE

Monday, September 11, 2017:  In honor of the 15th Anniversary of 9-11, drop off PURCHASED baked goods (home baked not allowed), cards and games, etc. to your local fire and police departments to thank them for their service.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY

Saturday, October 28, 2017:  Donate gently used and new goods to benefit over a dozen community nonprofits. 

THANKSGIVING MORNING “SHARE YOUR BOUNTY” EVENT

Thursday, November 23, 2017:  Donate food to families at the Good News Partners low-income and subsidized housing in Rogers Park.

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY OF SERVICE

Monday, January 15, 2018:  Participate in many different service projects in support of multiple area nonprofits.

KIDS AGAINST HUNGER

Saturday, March 17, 2018:  Bring your whole family or service group to pack nutritious meals for over 100,000 starving Nicaraguans.

PLUS…

2018 VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION CELEBRATION

Spring, 2017 (exact date to be determined):  Join the Volunteer Center at this lively event and help us pay tribute to outstanding volunteers who have made a significant difference in our community.