Time-Sensitive Service Opportunities


Students are invited to consider partaking in the following upcoming service opportunities:

 

Chicago Marathon Volunteer with the Alzheimer’s Association –

DATE: October 9th

LOCATION: Mile 14 of the Chicago Marathon

ACTIVITY: Cheer on runners, pass out water and fruit

CONTACT PERSON: Sherry Scott, 847-324-0328

 

Childcare volunteer for St. Williams (Chicago)

DATE: October 22nd, 8am-3pm

LOCATION: 2559 N. Sayre Av. Chicago, IL 60707

ACTIVITY: Run games and activities for elementary age children whose parents will be helping to build St. Williams new playground. [Note: Breakfast and Lunch included]

CONTACT PERSON: Peggy Forgione, pforgione@stwilliamschool.org, 773-637-5130

SMART Tutor with Catholic Charities (Cicero)-

DATE: October 3rd-May 2017 [September 29th – orientation at 3:30pm]

Mondays and Tuesdays from 3:00-5:30pm (THS students would be permitted

to arrive a bit later because of final bell schedule)

LOCATION: Catholic Charities West Regional Office – 1400 S. Austin Blvd. Cicero

ACTIVITY: create a safe and productive after school environment while helping elementary students with homework/tutoring.

CONTACT PERSON: Leslie Carranza, 708-329-4027, lcarranza@catholiccharities.net

 

St. Thecla’s Haunted House (Chicago)

DATE: Every weekend in October, times vary

LOCATION: 6725 W. Devon Ave., Chicago, IL., 60631

ACTIVITY: Being a “scarer”

CONTACT PERSON: Mrs. Maria Boekeloo at mariaboek@gmail.com or Mrs. Heather Rocha at hmprocha@yahoo.com

 

Catholic Charities Food Pantry (Cicero)-

DATE: Every Thursday, 2-6:30pm.

LOCATION: Catholic Charities West Regional Office – 1400 S. Austin Blvd. Cicero

ACTIVITY: Assist clients during their visit to the food pantry.

CONTACT PERSON: Leslie Carranza, 708-329-4027, lcarranza@catholiccharities.net