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Volunteer Opportunities for Faculty, Staff, Alumni, Undergrad & Grad Students

 

NEW VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

ADDITIONAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 MLK Day of Service at Cornerstone Community Outreach 1-18-16 Itzel Hernandez Student at NLU Undgrad volunteering at Cornerstone Community Outreach 1/18/16

 

 

AFTER SCHOOL MATTERS

Mission Statement: To achieve our mission and realize our vision, After School Matters has prioritized the following components that allow us to best serve teenagers. We… Advocate for teens and youth development.  Build opportunities for teens through partnerships.  Engage teens in development for work and higher education.  Showcase teen accomplishments.  Disseminate research and best practices about out-of-school time for teens.

Website:  https://www.afterschoolmatters.org/

Contact: Emily Walters, Volunteer Coordinator

Address: 66 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601

Phone: 312-742-4182

Email: emily.walters@afterschoolmatters.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Tutoring, Mentoring

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

ALL STARTS PROJECT-CHICAGO

Mission Statement: We transform the lives of youth and poor communities using the developmental power of performance, in partnership with caring adults.

Website: https://allstars.org/locations/chicago/

Address: 53 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 1135, Chicago, IL 60604

Phone: 312-994-3102

Email: chicagovolunteer@allstars.org, tjones@allstars.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: After School Programs, Internship opportunities, Service Learning (Individual), Special Events, Workshops and Volunteer Support at Workshops We Lead

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

AQUINAS LITERACY CENTER

Mission Statement: Here at Aquinas Literacy Center we strive to help change lives word by word in an effort to help our students share their story and engage more fully in the world around them. We offer a variety of programming to help students in their learning.  The Literacy Center is a place that offers hospitality, opportunity for education and learning, and a community of learners and supporters.

Website: www.aquinasliteracycenter.org

Contact: Sabrina Poulin, Volunteer Coordinator

Address: 3540 S. Hermitage Ave. Chicago, IL 60609

Phone: 773-927-0512

Email: aquinaslit@aol.com, sabrina@aquinasliteracycenter.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: ESL Tutor, Computer Learning Center, Marketing Coordinator, Office, Translator

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF METRO CHICAGO

Mission Statement: Each time Big Brothers Big Sisters pairs a child with a role model, we start something incredible: a one-to-one relationship built on trust and friendship that can blossom into a future of unlimited potential. And thanks to the first-ever nationwide impact study of a mentoring organization, we have the facts to prove it.

Website: www.bbbschgo.org

Contact: Casey Nunes, Recruitment Specialist

Address: 560 W Lake Street, 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60661

Phone: 312-207-5615

Email: nunes@bbbschgo.org

Campus Near: Chicago 

Volunteer Opportunities: Community Based Mentoring - volunteer matched w/child between 7 & 14 years of age for a minimum of one year, meeting 2 to 4 times a month. Site Based Mentoring - volunteers matched w/child between 7 & 14 years of age & attend weekly meetings at a designated site or program. Must have own car & driver's license.

For more information about volunteering, click here Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

CENTER FOR ECONOMIC PROGRESS

Mission Statement: The Center for Economic Progress (CEP) helps low-income, working families as a trusted provider of tax and financial services. Everything we do, from direct service to informing public policy, improves the financial stability of those we serve. 

Website: http://www.economicprogress.org

Contact: Noah Manager, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator

Address: 567 W. Lake St., Suite 1150 Chicago, IL 60661

Phone: 312-630-0288

Email: info@economicprogress.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Tax Help, Financial Help, Office, Computer, Low Income, Working Families

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

CHICAGO HOPES FOR KIDS

Mission Statement: Chicago HOPES for Kids began in 2006 as an initiative of the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) Department of Educational Support for Students in Temporary Living Situations (STLS). The STLS Department created Chicago HOPES to provide students with additional support outside of the classroom and empower students to succeed academically despite the challenges of homelessness.

Website: http://www.chicagohopesforkids.org 

Contact: Amelia Murphy, Volunteer Manager

Address: 5936 S. Kolmar Chicago, IL 60629 (Multiple locations Listed on Website)

Phone: 312-690-4240

Email: volunteer@chicagohopesforkids.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Tutors for K-8th Grade Students, Literacy Program Summer 2015, Site Coordinator, & Enrichment Volunteer.

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application 

 

CORAZON COMMUNITY SERVICES

Mission Statement: Improve the quality of life for children, youth, and families through holistic social services offered in a culturally sensitive environment in Cicero and offers programs and services in three areas: Education and Leadership, Health, and Safety and Violence Prevention.

Website: www.corazoncs.org

Contact: Rosemary Navarro, HR Manager

Address: 2138 S 61st Ct. Cicero, IL 60804

Phone: 708-656-1400

Email: rnavarro@corazoncs.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Community Policing, Mediation, Youth Education, Internships

 

CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY OUTREACH (CCO)

Mission Statement: Cornerstone Community Outreach has a longstanding commitment to providing shelter and finding homes for families and individuals who are at the greatest risk of being excluded from necessary services.

Website: http://www.ccolife.org

Contact: Teel Short

Address: 4628 North Clifton Ave, Chicago, IL 60640

Phone: 773-303-0116

Email: volunteers@ccolife.org

Campus Near: Chicago, North Shore

Volunteer Opportunities: Painting Projects, Organizing Our Free Store, Serving Meals, Distributing Groceries, Office Support (Filing, Data Input), and Hosting Volunteer Groups.

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

Internship Opportunities: Culinary, Case-Work, Maintenance, Office, Volunteer Coordinator, Life Skills, Grant Writing.

For more information about internships, click here: Internships 

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

DRESS FOR SUCCESS

Mission Statement: Our purpose is to offer long-lasting solutions that enable women to break the cycle of poverty. Dress for Success is part of a global movement for change, empowering women to obtain safer and better futures.

Website: https://worldwidecentral.dressforsuccess.org

Contact: Wendy Wilkins, Director

Address: 515 N. State St., Suite 2340, Chicago, IL 60654

Phone: 312-527-0925

Email: worldwidecentral@dressforsuccess.org, wendy@dressforsuccess.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Mentoring, Public Speaking, Career Center Specialist, Special Events, Marketing, Internships, Community Engaged Research, Workshops

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

DUPAGE CHILDREN'S MUSEUM

Mission Statement: DuPage Children’s Museum’s mission is to stimulate curiosity, creativity, thinking and problem solving in young children through self-directed, open-ended experiences; integration of the arts, science and math; the child-adult learning partnership.

Website: dupagechildrens.org

Contact: Jessica Greenlaw, Manager of Volunteer Resources

Address: 301 N. Washington Street Naperville, IL 60540

Phone: 630-637-8000 ext 4640

Email: jgreenlaw@dupagechildrensmuseum.org, admin@dupagechildrensmuseum.org  

Campus Near: Lisle

Volunteer Opportunities: Play Assistant, Museum Assistant, Art Studio, Visitors Services, Maintenance, & Administrative

Internship Opportunities: Art Programming, Development, Early Childhood, Event Planning, Exhibit Design, Graphic Design, Marketing, Membership, Birthday Parties & Rentals, & Volunteer Management.

For more information on volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Volunteer Application

For more information on internships, click here: Internship Opportunities 

To fill out an application, click here: Internship Application

 

EL VALOR

Mission Statement: El Valor believes that the future of our communities lies within the strength of our families. We take a relationship-driven approach in program delivery.  Relationships are developed with the family and caregivers of the child or individual enrolled in our programs. The best possible outcomes are achieved through this approach. 

Website: www.elvalor.org

Address: 1850 W. 21st Street Chicago, IL 60608

Phone: 312-666-4511

Email: volunteer@elvalor.net , info@elvalor.net

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Working in Children & Family Center Kitchen, Reading to Children, Working with Intellectually & Developmentally Disabled Individuals, & Maintenance.

For more information on volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

ERIE NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE

Mission Statement: To empower our community—Latinx immigrants alongside individuals and families of all backgrounds—through education, access to critical services and advocacy, working together to create a just and inclusive society.

Website: https://www.eriehouse.org/

Contact: Jaidaly Rocha, READS Program Facilitator

Address: Little Village: 4225 W. 25th St. Chicago, IL 60623

Phone: 312-563-5800

Email: jrocha@eriehouse.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Tutoring, Mentoring

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

FAMILY NETWORK, A FAMILY FOCUS CENTER

Mission Statement: Helps Chicago-area families living in low-income communities give their children the best possible start in life. We help families gain the confidence and skills to be the parents they want to be. By offering customized classes, support groups and referral services in a welcoming and caring environment, Family Focus helps families help themselves while building a relationship based on equality and respect.

Website: www.family-focus.org

Contact: Kelsey Miklos

Address: 310 S. Peoria St., Suite 301, Chicago, IL 60607

Phone: 312-421-5200

Email: steven.majsak@family-focus.org, Kelsey.Miklos@family-focus.org -

Campus Near: Chicago, Evanston, Lisle, North Shore

Volunteer Opportunities: Mentoring, Marketing, Business, Food Drives, Clothing Drives Working with Children, Community Outreach, Special Event Planner, ESL & Citizenship Tutor, Tutoring

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

GIRLS IN THE GAME

Mission Statement: Girls in the Game provides and promotes sports and fitness opportunities, nutrition and health education, and leadership development to enhance the overall health and well-being of girls.

Website: www.girlsinthegame.org

Contact: Gina Terada, Office Manager

Address: 1501 W. Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60607

Phone: 312-633-4263

Email: office@girlsinthegame.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer & Internship Opportunities: ‌Girls in the Game After School, Leader to Leader Interviews, One Day Game Day Events, Special Events, Elementary, Middle or High School Level Programming Internship, Development & Marketing & Communications Internships.

For more information about volunteering, Click Here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

HARBOR LIGHT HOSPICE

Mission Statement: Harbor Light Hospice operates under a philosophy of care that provides support to patients with life-limiting illness and their loved ones during end-of-life. Harbor Light Hospice promotes dignity and emphasizes quality of life for those who choose to die in a familiar setting, surrounded by those they love. Hospice services can be provided at home, at a skilled nursing facility, or at an assisted living center. Volunteers are an essential part of the team caring for the hospice patients and their families. 

Website: https://www.harborlighthospice.com 

Contact: Daniel Langert                                                                                        

Address: 800 Roosevelt Ro. Building C Suite 206, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Phone:  630-942-0100

Email: dlangert@harborlighthospice.com 

Campus Near: Lisle

Volunteer Opportunities: Helping w/Hospice Patients and Family, Community Outreach, Fundraising & Administrative Support

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

HOUSING ACTION IL

Mission Statement: To increase and preserve the supply of decent, affordable, accessible housing in Illinois for low-and moderate-income households.

Website: http://housingactionil.org/

Contact: Willie Heineke, Outreach Coordinator

Address: 67 E. Madison St., Suite 1603 | Chicago, IL 60603

Phone: 312-854-3324

Email: willie@housingactionil.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Policy Advocacy, Public Education & Organizing, and Capacity Building.

For more information about training opportunities, click here: Training Opportunities

 

ILLINOIS CAMPUS COMPACT

Mission Statement: To foster, promote, organize, and develop awareness of and involvement in community service and service-learning by students enrolled at institutions of higher educations in the state of Illinois. ILCC actively engages presidents, faculty, staff, and students to promote a renewed vision of higher education-one that supports not only the civic development of students, but the campus as an active and engaged member of the community.

Website: www.illinoiscampuscompact.org

Contact: Marina DaCasto, Assistant Director

Address: 14 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60604

Phone: 312-362-7693

Email: mlocasto@compact.org

Campus Near: Chicago, Elgin, Lisle, North Shore, Wheeling, Goose Island

Volunteer Opportunities: AmeriCorps VISTA

For more information about volunteering, click here: AmeriCorps VISTA Opportunities

 

ILLINOIS COALITION FOR IMMIGRANT & REFUGEE RIGHTS

Mission Statement: Dedicated to promoting the rights of immigrants and refugees to full and equal participation in the civic, cultural, social and political life of our diverse society. In partnership with our member organizations, the Coalition educates and organizes immigrant and refugee communities to assert their rights; promotes citizenship and civic participation; monitors, analyzes, and advocates on immigrant-related issues; and, informs the general public about the contributions of immigrants and refugees.

Website: www.icirr.org

Contact: Luisa Sosa, Individual Membership Coordinator

Address: 55 E Jackson, Suite 2075, Chicago, IL 60604

Phone: 312-344-2224

Email: Lsosa@icirr.org

Campus Near: Chicago, North Shore

Volunteer Opportunities: Volunteer, Internship opportunities, Workshops, Special Events, Capacity Building, Activism actions (rallies, press conferences)

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

KOHL CHILDREN'S MUSEUM

Mission Statement: Become a part of one of the nation’s best children’s museums by assisting us with your volunteer time and service. Since 1985, Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago, a not-for-profit, educational facility, has been dedicated to “hands-on” learning and fostering innovative ways to nurture a love of learning in young children through play, exploration, and discovery. Kohl is one of the few museums in the country that has always focused on early childhood education – the fundamental, critically important learning that occurs from birth to age eight.

Website: www.kohlchildrensmuseum.org

Contact: Patty Timothy, Volunteer Coordinator

Address: 2100 Patriot Boulevard, Glenview, IL 60026

Phone: 847-832-6911

Email: ptimothy@kcmgc.org

Campus Near: Wheeling, North Shore

Volunteer Opportunities: Assistants to Help in Adventures in Art Exhibit, Exhibit Experience Opportunities, Birthday Party Concierge, & Membership Renewal/Recruitment Associate.

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

LAKEVIEW PANTRY

Mission Statement: Our mission is to eliminate hunger in our community by: providing food to fill the basic need of hungry people, increasing the independence of our clients through self-help initiatives and other innovative programs, and raising awareness of hunger and poverty and working towards solutions to eliminate them.

Website: www.lakeviewpantry.org

Contact: Kandis Howard

Address: 3831 N. Broadway St. Chicago, IL 60613 or 1414 W. Oakdale Ave. Chicago, IL 60657 

Phone: 773-525-1777 ext. 19

Email: kandis@lakeviewpantry.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Working at the Counter, Restocking Food, Sorting Clothing, Donation Pick-Up Drivers, & Unload Weekly Deliveries.

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

 LINK UNLIMITED SCHOLARS

Mission Statement: LINK Unlimited Scholars’ mission is to connect high potential African American high school students with mentors, resources, and foundational skills required for success as they advance into, through, and beyond college.

Website: https://linkunlimited.org/

Contact: Jennifer Thompson, College Success Program Manager

Address: 2221 S State St, Chicago, IL 60616

Phone: 312.225.5465 Ext. 217

Email: jthompson@linkunlimited.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Tutoring, Mentoring

For more information about mentoring, click here: Mentorship Opportunities

 

PARTNERSHIPS IN EDUCATION & SERVICE (P.I.E.S)

Mission Statement: We at PIES recognize that learning environments are centers of community growth and civic development. We support teachers, families, and children while serving communities through partnerships with underserved schools. Rebuilding Neighborhoods One School at a Time.

Website: http://www.partnershipsineducation.org

Phone: 773-234-6623

Email: info@partnershipsineducation.org

Campus Near: North Shore, Wheeling, Chicago, Lisle, Elgin

Service Trip Opportunities: June Service Trip to Genola Migrant Head Start Community Center in Genola, Utah, July Service Trip to Brooklyn, New York, and August  Service Trip to New Orleans, Louisana. 

For more information on service trips and fill out an application, click here: Application
  

P.U.M.P.S. - PROVIDING U MOTIVATION TO PURSUE SUCCESS

Mission Statement: Building women leaders by way of imparting economic, educational social and spiritual concepts into their lives; inspiring and empowering them to reach their full individual potential.

Website: www.pumpsuccess.org

Contact: Nicole Wheatly, Steps, Inc. Consulting

Address: 3473 S. King Drive Ste,. 219 Chicago, IL  60616

Phone: 888-320-0266

Email: info@pumpsuccess.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Administrative Work, Internship Opportunities, Service Learning, Community Engaged Research, Special Events, Fundraising, Event Planning, Youth Outreach, Employment Assistance

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

PROJECT C.A.R.E. PLUS

Mission Statement: Project CARE Plus stands for Citizens Active in Reading Education Plus. This program is an academic mentoring program that has been in place since 1996 and assists the elementary grade students in their classroom learning process. in 2012-13, 340 volunteers gave children 6,000 hours of educational support and self confidence. Volunteers work in the schools each week, assisting small groups of students with reading, language fluency, or math.

Website: https://www.bsd2.org/domain/1378

Contact: Lara Schwarz, Community Liasion

Address: Bensenville School District 2 210 S. Church Rd. Bensenville, IL 60106

Phone: 630-766-2605 ext 3102

Email: lschwarz@bsd2.org

Campus Near: Bensenville

Volunteer Opportunities: Internships, Tutoring, Service Learning, Mentoring, Teacher Prep

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Form

 

SAINT JOSEPH SERVICES

Mission Statement: As stewards of the Vincentian Spirit, our mission is to serve and support families and individuals at risk, partnering with them to strengthen and develop their values and talents to reach their full potential.

Website: stjosephservices.org

Contact: James Escortt, Community Engagement Volunteer Manager

Address: 1501 N. Oakley Blvd. Chicago, IL 60622 

Phone: 773-278-0484

Email: jescortt@stjosephservices.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: After School Tutors, Adult Basic Education, ESL Classes, Computer Literacy, Marketing, Web Design, Photography.

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

SOLUTIONS FOR CARE

Mission Statement: Solutions for Care is committed to preserving the independence and dignity of all older adults and their families, being their advocate and working to find the best available resources that lead to greater self-sufficiency and a higher quality of life.

Website: www.solutionsforcare.org

Contact: Candace Crisman, Executive Director

Address: 7222 W. Cermak Road, Suite 200 North Riverside, IL 60546

Phone: 708-447-2448

Email: ccrisman@solutionsforcare.org

Campus Near: Chicago, Lisle

Volunteer Opportunities: Telephone Reassurance, Senior Advocate, Community Engaged Research, Special Events, Internships, Marketing, Community Outreach, Workshops

 

THE FIELD MUSEUM

Mission Statement: The Field Museum inspires curiosity about life on Earth while exploring how the world came to be and how we can make it a better place.  We invite visitors, students, educators and scientists from around the world on a journey of scientific discovery.

Website: http://www.fieldmuseum.org

Contact: Megan Bradley

Address: 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605-2496

Phone: 312-665-7270

Email: mbradley@fieldmuseum.org

Campus Near: Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities: Discovery Squad Volunteer, Behind-The-Scenes Volunteer, Crown Family Playlab Volunteer, & Public Floor Volunteer.

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

YOUTH GUIDANCE

Mission Statement: Creates and implements school-based programs that enable at-risk children to overcome obstacles, focus on their education and, ultimately, to succeed in school and in life.

Website: www.youth-guidance.org

Contact: Leah Eggers

Address: 1 N. LaSalle St., Suite 900, Chicago, Illinois 60602

Phone: 312-253-4900

Email: info@youth-guidance.org, LEggers@youth-guidance.org

Campus Near: Chicago, Wheeling

Volunteer Opportunities: Community & After School Programming, BAM & WOW Counseling Assistants, Career Awareness Presenter, Youth Empowerment, Internships, Special Events, Capacity Building, Technical Assistance

 

Y.O.U (YOUTH ORGANIZATION UMBRELLA)

Mission Statement: Y.O.U. (Youth Organizations Umbrella, Inc.) is a youth development agency that provides services and leadership to meet the emerging needs of young people and their families in our community.

Website: www.youevanston.org

Contact:  Rebecca Moore, HR Coordinator

Address: 1027 Sherman Avenue Evanston, IL 60202

Phone: 847-866-1200 ext 232

Email: rebecca.moore@youevanston.org

Campus Near: Wheeling, Chicago, North Shore

Available Opportunities: One-time Events, Administrative/Program Support, Out-of-School Time Volunteering.

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

YOUTH OUTREACH SERVICES

Mission Statement: Promotes the strengths and abilities of youth and families by providing community-based services that empower and enrich each to face life’s challenges with confidence, competence and dignity.

Website: www.yos.org

Contact: Allison Martone

Address: 2411 W. Congress Pkwy. Chicago, Illinois 60612

Phone: 773-777-7112

Email: allisonm@yos.org

Campus Near: Chicago, Wheeling, Lisle

Volunteer Opportunities: Career Workshop, Create Your Own Workshop, Supply Fundraiser

For more information about volunteering, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

 

Long Term Volunteer Opportunities

CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE (CNCS)

Mission Statement: The mission of CNCS is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering.

Website: www.nationalservice.gov

Phone: 312-353-3622

Email: il@cns.gov

Serving in the United States

Paid Volunteer Programs: AmeriCorps State & National, AmeriCorps VISTA, AmeriCorps NCCC,  FEMA Corps, & Senior Corps.

For more information about AmeriCorps, click here: AmeriCorps Opportunities 

 

PEACE CORPS

Mission Statement: The Peace Corps has been a leader in international development and citizen diplomacy for more than 50 years across more than 139 countries. In an increasingly interdependent world, we tackle challenges that know no borders--such as climate change, pandemic disease, food security, and gender equality and empowerment. Our volunteerslearn about leadership, ingenuity, self-reliance and relationship building and become global citizens.

Website: www.peacecorps.gov 

Contact: Flora Tano

Phone: 312-353-1164

Email: ftano2@peacecorp.gov 

Serving Abroad

Volunteer Opportunities: Peace Corps (2 Years Commitment), Peace Corps Response (3 to 12 Month Commitment), Global Health Service Partnership (1 Year Commitment), Graduate Program for Volunteers (Combine Service & Master Degree Program).

For more information about volunteer opportunities, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

 

THE VOLUNTEER BAY

Mission Statement: The Volunteer Bay is an organization that promotes safe travel and responsible volunteering abroad through a collection of vetted volunteer programs and blog narratives. Our mission is to cultivate in travelers our travel and volunteering concept, and immerse them in an inspiring experience of self and global awareness, and creating positive change.

Website: www.thevolunteerbay.com

Contact: Pedro Carrera

Phone: 224-703-9479

Email: pedro@thevolunteerbay.com

Serving Abroad in Ecuador, Nepal, & Thailand

Volunteer Opportunties: Teaching English minimum commitment 3, 4, or 12 weeks; Social Development minimum commitment 2, 3, or 12 weeks; Animal Care & Rescue minimum commitment 1 or 4 weeks; Conservation & Sustainability minimum commitment 2, 4, or 12 weeks.

For more information about volunteer opportunities, click here: Volunteer Opportunities

To fill out an application, click here: Application

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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