We love our volunteers and we are so glad you are interested in helping out.
The majority of what we do is run and assisted by volunteers.
We could NOT do it without them.

(Jump to the bottom of the page for volunteer orientation info.)

Ways to Get Involved:

Volunteer at distribution
Host a food/clothing/toiletry drive
Volunteer at the Greater Chicago Food Depository on our behalf
Join us at the Hunger Walk
Help with an event like Jam for Bread or the Golf Outing

Contact Heidi Bush at heidi@friendshipcenterchicago.org

The sky is the limit. If you have a talent that you would like to put to use we can work together!

A volunteer helps bag groceries at the Lincoln Square Friendship Center.   Food donated from a food drive.   Unpacking boxes of fruit at The Friendship Center

Volunteer Orientation:

Attend one at either location to learn more about volunteering and get set up for your first shift. Please arrive early to fill out paperwork.

Monday, May 1st, 5:30pm @ North Park location (3448 W Foster Ave)
*Additional May dates pending. June dates TBA.

Volunteer Needs:

North Park Friendship Center: Mon, Wed, & Fri
Lincoln Square Friendship Center: Wed, Thurs, & 3rd Sat

Find out which location is closest to you here.

Questions? Email Heidi at heidi@friendshipcenterchicago.org or call 773-907-6388