TOV - Tikkun Olam Volunteers

Feed Chicago

Over 2.1 million individuals receive food assistance in Illinois.
Join the fight against hunger.
1 day. 13 projects. 130 volunteers.

Join the Young Leadership Division (YLD) & Tikkun Olam Volunteer Network (TOV)
on Sunday, September 21, 2014 and make a difference!

*This event is for young adults between the ages of 22-40ish

Step 1: Sign Up to Volunteer


This volunteer opportunity is currently at capacity. Please sign up to be added to the waitlist. JUF staff will be in touch if spots become available.

Where: 600 W. Fullerton Parkway, Chicago -- Accessible via the CTA Red, Purple, and Brown Line Fullerton stops.
Time: 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Cook and serve breakfast to residents of the shelter.
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Where: 806 E. 64th St., Chicago – Accessible via the CTA Green Line Cottage Grove stop.
Time: 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Volunteers Needed: 1
Details: Help cook restaurant-style breakfast to Living Room Cafe guests (menus and food provided).
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Where: Suburban warehouse location TBD
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Volunteers Needed: 24
Details: Deliver Rosh Hashanah food packages in Chicago and its suburbs. Volunteers must have a vehicle for delivery.
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Where: 806 E. 64th St., Chicago – Accessible via the CTA Green Line Cottage Grove stop.
Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Volunteers Needed: 6
Details: Help serve a restaurant-style breakfast to Living Room Cafe guests.
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Where: Breakthrough Women's Center, 3330 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago -- Accessible via the CTA Green Line Kedzie-Green stop or the 52 and 82 buses.
Time: 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 7
Details: Cook and serve lunch to people living in the women's shelter. Once the residents have been served, volunteers can serve themselves and eat with the residents.
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This volunteer opportunity is currently at capacity. Please sign up to be added to the waitlist. JUF staff will be in touch if spots become available.

Where: 909 W. Wilson Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA Red Line Wilson stop or the 136 bus
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Set tables, serve a restaurant-style meal, clear tables and visit with guests.
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Where: 4645 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago - accessible via the CTA Red Line Wilson stop or the 151 bus.
Time: 10:45 am - 12:30
Volunteers Needed: 1
Details: Deliver Rosh Hashanah food packages to residents in the building.
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This volunteer opportunity is currently at capacity. Please sign up to be added to the waitlist. JUF staff will be in touch if spots become available.

Where: 6450 N. California Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA 155 or 93 buses
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Unload, sort, and shelve food in The ARK's pantry. Volunteers must be able to lift 50 pounds.
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Where: 4628 N. Clifton Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA Red Line Wilson stop or the 136 bus
Time: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Serve lunch to residents at the shelter.
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Where: 1458 Chicago Ave, Evanston -- Accessible via the CTA Purple Line Dempster stop or the Metra UP-N Line Evanston (Davis St.) stop.
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 7
Details: Sort the pantry (food and other items). Volunteers are asked to bring in their own food donations to sort.
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This volunteer opportunity is currently at capacity. Please sign up to be added to the waitlist. JUF staff will be in touch if spots become available.

Where: 280 Saunders Rd., Riverwoods - not accessible via public transit
Time: 1:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Work with staff and members to create pizzas from scratch.
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This volunteer opportunity is currently at capacity. Please sign up to be added to the waitlist. JUF staff will be in touch if spots become available.

Where: 4628 N. Clifton Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA Red Line Wilson stop or the 136 bus
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Serve dinner to residents at the shelter.
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