• Volunteer Opportunities

     Please check back to see what opportunities are available and sign up right here on this page!
     Volunteers will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis.  Once filled, the form and/or contacts will stop accepting responses.

    It is VERY important that if you sign up for an event you honor your commitment and SHOW UP!
    If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mr. Frank Holthouse at 847-451-3031 or fholthouse@leyden212.org.
    Here are some of the opportunities coming up!


  • Italian Cultural Center Help

    When: Wednesday, November 15th or any following Wednesday

    Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Where: 1621 N 39th Ave, Stone Park, IL

    Contact: Lee Colsant-- (708) 349-3902  Or  Nancy --(708) 345-5933

    What: We need student volunteers to help organize and move books in th Italian Culture Center!  Come and earn service hours! 


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  • River Grove Tree Lighting

    When: Sunday, November 26th
    Time: 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Where: River Grove Gazebo Park (Grand and Ditka Ave, River Grove)
    Contact: Laura Jardine --  ljardine@rivergroveil.gov -- 708-453-8000
    What: Come help out The Village of River Grove as it hosts  its 3rd Annual Tree Lighting event on Sunday, November 26th from 4-6 p.m. at the Gazebo. A Christmas tree will be erected in the center of the gazebo and kids will be able to decorate ornaments to hang on
    the tree. We will serve coffee, hot chocolate, and cookies.
    Tree Lighting
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  • Young at Heart 

    Looking for 


    Christmas Dinner Dance

    Duties include set up, serving and clean up.

    Date:   Friday, December 15, 2017

    Time:   4:15pm - ?

    Place:    American Legion

                9757 W. Pacific

                Franklin Park, IL                                            Sign Up Here

    Contact: Char Kawa chark35@yahoo.com


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  • Franklin Park Polar Express Events


    When:  Saturday, December 2nd  2:15pm - 5:00pm

                 Saturday, December 9th  4:15pm - 7:00pm

                Saturday, December 16th  12:15pm - 3:00pm


    Where: Franklin Park Community Center, 9560 Franklin Ave, Franklin Park

    Who/Contact:  Jackie Iovinelli  847-451-8134  or jiovinelli@fpparks.org

    What: The Franklin Park Park District has 3 Polar Express events for the first 3 Saturdays in December.  Volunteers ride the "Polar Exporess" train from Franklin Park to Elgin, where we pick up Santa and he rides with the families on the train back to Franklin Park. Volunteers will pass out snacks, and help Santa. WE ALWAYS APPRECIATE YOUR HELP!


    Polar Express

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