If you’re looking for volunteer opportunities this summer in Chicago, the Chicago Cares program is a great place to start your search. Mobilizing thousands of volunteers to address researched needs of communities in Chicago, Chicago Cares is working to make the city a better place for residents through the time and energy of people dedicated to service. Volunteering opportunities are available for individuals and youth groups in areas such as adult education, children’s education, environment, health & wellness, homelessness, senior services, and youth. Chicago Cares also partners with community organizations and schools as well as companies and groups to build volunteer programs aimed at solving or repairing community needs.
According to their website, “Since 1991, Chicago Cares volunteers have completed more than 1.1 million hours of service through more than 25,000 group volunteer projects.” That’s impressive!
Be the change and sign up now for a volunteer opportunity.