TOV - Tikkun Olam Volunteers

Feed Chicago

Nearly 2.1 million individuals receive food assistance in Illinois.
Join the fight against hunger.
1 day. 13 projects. 120 volunteers.

Join the Young Leadership Division (YLD) & Tikkun Olam Volunteer Network (TOV) on Sunday, August 30, 2015 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: 3
Details: Help cook and/or serve a restaurant-style breakfast to Living Room Cafe guests (menus and food provided).
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Where: 1808 Holste Rd., Northbrook
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Volunteers Needed: 40
Details: Deliver Rosh Hashanah food packages in Chicago and its suburbs. Volunteers must have a vehicle for delivery.
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Where: 5220 N. Kenmore Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA Red Line Berwyn stop or the 147 bus.
Time: 9:45 am - 12:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 4
Details: Deliver Rosh Hashanah food packages to residents in the building.
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Where: 7045 N. Ridgeway, Lincolnwood – driving recommended
Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 10
Details: Organize the food pantry at the Chicago Chesed Fund warehouse. Volunteers are asked to bring a kosher food donation.
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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: 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: 11
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: 6450 N. California Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA 155 or 93 buses
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 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: 6450 N. California Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA 155 or 93 buses
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 5
Details: Unload, sort, and shelve food in The ARK's pantry. Volunteers must be able to lift 50 pounds.
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Where: 7649 N. Paulina, Chicago - accessible via the CTA Red Line Howard stop.
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Volunteers Needed: 9
Details: Help prepare and serve dinner at the Community Kitchen to approximately 150-175 food deprived adults and children.
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Where: 4750 N. Sheridan Rd (Suite 220), Chicago - accessible via the CTA Red Line Lawrence stop or the 136 or 151 buses
Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 2
Details: Serve dinner and socialize with the people in the Interim Housing Shelter.
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Where: 1645 W. LeMoyne St., Chicago - accessible via the CTA Blue Line Division stop and the 9 or 56 buses.
Time: 4:45 pm - 7:00 pm
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Help to prepare and serve dinner to approximately 100 clients.
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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: 211 E. Grand Ave., Chicago - accessible via the CTA 65, 66, 151, 157 buses
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30
Volunteers Needed: 0
Details: Cook a meal for families staying at the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children's Hospital. Use the fully equipped kitchen to prepare and serve a meal to residents who stop in between visits at the hospital.
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