Time-Sensitive Service Opportunities

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



Ronald McDonald House – Supply Sorting

What: help divide and sort supplies for Ronald McDonald Houses 5 locations

When: Friday, October 20th at 12:30pm (McCormack Place), Saturday, October 21st at 8:00am (Ronald McDonald House in Hyde Park).

Where: see above

Sign Up: contact Mardelle Gundlach at mgundlach@rmhccni.org or 773-324-5437.


Wonder-een… and Boo!

When: Saturday, October 21; 5pm – 9pm

Where: Wonder Works Children’s Museum (6445 W North Avenue, Oak Park, IL)

What: Wonder-een… and Boo! is our very first Family Fundraiser!  We will have special guests, face-painting, special crafts, story telling and more!  Volunteers are need to help with the face-painting, crafts, games, and to ensure that the event runs smoothly!  

Sign up: If you are interested in either of these events, please email jtaylor@wonder-works.org.


St. Priscilla Church Rummage Sale

What: help sort donations and help the days of sale

When: Sorting: October 30th-November 3rd; Days of Sale: November 4th (10am-6pm) and November 5th (8:30am-1pm sale, 1-3pm clean up)

Where:Basement of St. Priscilla’s; 7001 W Addison Ave. Chicago.

Sign Up: This event is open to all. Volunteers are invited to simply show up. No signup is required.

Planting Seeds of Hope Fundraiser – Ferrar Foundation

What: help checking guests into the fundraiser event

When: Tuesday, December 5th; 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Where: The Landmark Club at Ritz Carlton Residences, 118 East Erie Street, Chicago

Sign up: contact Meghan Olson at meghan@ferrerfoundation.org.


Lego Robotics Team at Ascension School, Oak Park

What:serve as a student moderator during team meetings and competitions.

When: 2 hour team meetings, twice a month; tentatively planned for Tuesday afternoons.

Where: Ascension School, 601 Van Buren, Oak Park

How to Sign Up: email Matthew Mueller at m.mueller@ascensionoakpark.com.


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PADS, Oak Park Temple

This opportunity is looking for a group of students to volunteer for this time slot.

Grab a few friends and make the commitment together!

What:provide set up for the transitional housing facility; including setting up beds and meal tables, preparing coffee, prepare breakfast place settings, etc.

When: every 1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th Tuesday from September-May; 4:45pm-5:45/6pm.

Where:Oak Park Temple, 1235 Harlem Ave, Oak Park, IL 60302 (a 5-10 minute walk from THS)

How to Sign Up: contact Deacon Tom Dwyer at tdwyer17@comcast.net or 708-214-1084.