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Last update 11/8/21
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CHRIST TABERNACLE ACADEMY NEEDS VOLUNTEER TEACHERS AND COOK
Christ Tabernacle Academy's home-school program is in dire need of volunteer teachers and a cook. We are an elementary school (K-12) located   Our curriculum is ACE (Accelerated Christian Education).  If you believe you can help, WE NEED YOU.

Please feel free to contact me for more information and interview.  Thank you for your consideration.

Sincerely,
Kimberly Davidson
Christ Tabernacle Church
845 N. Central Ave.
Chicago,.IL  60651
(708) 510-3499 c
(708) 547-5356 h

Posted 11/8/2021


MINDS MATTER IS SEEKING VOLUNTEERS
Minds Matter Chicago (MMC) is an organization that connects driven and determined students from low-income families with the people, preparation, and possibilities to succeed in college, create their future, and change the world.
MMC is looking for former teachers to make an impact on the young minds of some of Chicagoís brightest students. As you plan your next adventures, we encourage you to consider serving as a Mentor in their program. You will form life-changing relationships with your mentee and fellow volunteers, working in collaboration with a co-mentor and supporting your student on the path to success.
For those who are interested in getting involved, MMC will be holding information sessions on July 29th and August 12th at 6:30 pm (event link), where they will review the MMC program and volunteer roles in more detail. If you cannot make either time or if you have any questions, please send a note to Christi Uminski at volunteers@mindsmatterchicago.org and she will follow up.
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Contact
Christi Uminski
Minds Matter of Chicago
P.O. Box 3149
Chicago, IL 60654
Website | https://mindsmatterchicago.org/
Phone | 312.600.5388

Posted 7/27/2021

TUTORS NEEDED FOR PROJECT CARE AT MORTON COLLEGE
Project CARE at Morton College is in need of tutors
Project CARE volunteer tutors help adult learners reach their literacy and math related goals by providing individual and group tutoring sessions online or in-person.  Volunteer tutors will be provided a Zoom meeting account and a web-based learning platform.  All you need is a computer, a love of helping others improve their lives and an hour or two a week.

Contact:
Rebecca Angevine,
708-656-8000 ext. 2364
3801 S. Central Avenue,
Cicero, Illinois 60804

Posted 7/22/2021

MEAL HELPER AT RONALD McDONALD HOUSE
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana (RMHC-CNI) is committed to providing daily, nutritious meals for the families we serve.  Meal Helpers play a critical role in this service by working alongside our culinary team to ensure the successful execution of comforting meals for families at the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Childrenís.

More Information and Next Steps:
∑         Full details for this opportunity are available in the Meal Helper position description at https://rmhccni.volunteerhub.com/go/u/eph.
∑         Interested individuals can submit an online application: http://vhub.at/lurievolunteers.

Questions - Contact:
Brittany Wright,
Director of Volunteer Services
Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children's Hospital
211 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312-888-2522

Posted 4/25/2021

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE CPS ACADEMIC DECATHLON
The Chicago Public Schools, Department of Academic Competitions is finalizing plans for the 2020-2021 Academic Decathlon competition and are in need of volunteers to ensure the competitions are fair and equitable. We are in need of your support!
The Annual Academic Decathlon is a nationwide competition that promotes academic excellence through teamwork. Students of all achievement levels are tested on various subjects, such as Art, Economics, Music, Language Arts and Literature, Mathematics, Science, Social Science. We also include proficiency in Speech, Interview, and Essay writing.  Students receive training and coaching throughout the school year in preparation to compete on a citywide and national stage. The specific content varies from year to year and is determined by the United States Academic Decathlon (USAD) Board of Directors. The 2020 topic is The Cold War.
To ensure the safety of everyone and to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the competition and volunteer roles have adopted a virtual format. This year, we are in need of Interview and Speech Judges for the 2021 Academic Decathlon City Championship on Saturday, February 20, 2021. We are in need of 40 speech judges and 40 interview judges for the City Championship. Currently, we have 17 Speech Judges and 6 interview Judges. We would greatly appreciate your help in ensuring that we have a successful competition this year. Itís a great way to connect with students and support months of hard work. Confirmed volunteers will receive information regarding roles and responsibilities as well as training on Friday, February 5th.
If this opportunity interests you, below you can find the online volunteer registration link. Please may you forward this information to family, friends, and colleagues that could benefit from this opportunity to support our youth. Also, if you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me via email, amosleyjr@cps.edu.

The Volunteer Registration Academic Decathlon City Championship form for  February 20, 2021 is here.
Please click here for important information regarding CPS Volunteer policy and procedures.

Contact:
. Anthony Mosley
E-mail amosleyjr@cps.edu
Coordinator Assistant
Chicago Public Schools
Academic Competitions

Posted 1/16/2021

HOWARD AREA COMMUNITY CENTER NEEDS ADULT TUTORS
Howard Area Community Center is a social service agency that provides affordable and free education, employment and health assistance programs for the greater Rogers Park area.  We are in search of volunteer adult education tutors for our tutoring program. We offer ESL tutoring for English language learners, up to tutoring for adults looking to take the GED exam.
Our need is ongoing all year round.
Please find the application at this link: https://howardarea.org/get-involved/volunteer/

For more information please contact:
Stephanie Minich
Adult Volunteer Tutor Coordinator
Howard Area Community Center
7648 N Paulina Street
Chicago, 60626
Tel: 773-262-6622 Ex: 254
sminich@howardarea.org

Posted 2/23/2020

MADONNA MISSION NEEDS TUTORS FOR REFUGEES
Madonna Mission is a refugee support organization serving the Rogers Park refugee community.  We provide educational programs and literacy development to K through 8th grade students, with one-on-one tutoring and homework support.  We also offer ESL tutoring to adult refugees and a summer enrichment program for refugee children.

Our programs have an on-going need for tutors to work with our refugee students.
See our website for more information or call our after school director (below).
Contact:
Tane Beecham
After School Director
(c) 847 220-1122
Madonna Mission
7110 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60626

Posted 2/2/2020

TEACHING EXCELLENT STEAM IS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS AND EMPLOYEES
 
Teaching Excellent STEAM would like to request volunteers and possibly employees from RTAC to become a team member. The vision of my business is to empower participants to become self-reliant leaders in the area of academics, athletics, and arts. We welcome tutors, mentors, and Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) volunteers. Feel free to contact me if there are any further questions.

Contact Information:
Sharon Taylor
Teaching Excellent STEAM
CEO/Founder
www.teachingexcellentsteam.org
16260 Louis Ave #599
South Holland, IL 60473
(708) 887-8750

Posted 1/26/2020

THE NAPER SETTLEMENT MUSEUM IN NAPERVILLE HAS MULTIPLE OPPORTUNITIES
The Naper Settlement Museum located in Naperville, IL has multiple volunteer opportunities at our 13 acre living history museum.  Some training is necessary and those dates are coming up in the next couple of week!   Our link, with all the information is:  https://www.napersettlement.org/115/Volunteer.

Contact:
Terri Cooke
Guest Services Representative/ Volunteer Coordination
523 S. Webster Street
Naperville, IL 60540
Main 630.420.6010
Direct 630.420.6104

Posted 1/17/2020


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