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Volunteer with Care for Real Edgewater in Chicago!

April 3, 2023 - December 31, 2023

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**This event requires a proof of Covid-19 Vaccination**

Minimum Age: 

16+ (5+ when accompanied by a parent or guardian)

Volunteer Opportunities Available:

Volunteers will distribute groceries, pack food, stock shelves, sort donations and organize the clothing closet and pet pantry


Mondays- Morning, Midday, Afternoon, Evening 

Tuesdays- Morning, Midday, Afternoon

Wednesdays- Morning, Midday, Afternoon 

Thursdays- Morning, Midday, Afternoon, Evening

Fridays- Morning, Midday, Afternoon 

Saturdays- Morning, Midday, Afternoon

Sundays- Morning, Midday

Days/Times are subject to change; check out the Care for Real calendar for updated events.


5339 N Sheridan

Chicago, IL 60640

What to Bring:

Mask (Optional)

Closed toe shoes

Comfortable clothes

Water bottle 

Where to Park:

Street parking available and easily accessible via CTA

Where to Meet:

Walk the driveway on the left side of the building all the way to the back and come through the gray double doors marked Care for Real

About the Organization:

Care for Real (CfR), a 501c3 nonprofit organization has been serving the far northside of Chicago for more than 50 years. Care for Real’s mission is to foster a healthy and equitable community by helping vulnerable neighbors overcome food insecurity with dignity. Through locations in Edgewater and Rogers Park, CfR provides food, clothing, pet food, referral, and additional services with compassion to improve the health and well-being of low-income residents to foster a stronger, healthier, equitable, and more stable community.

About Project Helping:

Volunteering has been shown to benefit your mental health. Our mission at Project Helping is to make it ridiculously easy to volunteer. By volunteering through us, you can meet new people, make a difference in your community, and improve your mental wellness! Learn more at projecthelping.org/volunteer

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April 3, 2023
December 31, 2023
Event Category:


Project Helping Chicago
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Care for Real Edgewater
5339 N Sheridan
Chicago, Illionis 60640
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