• 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!


  • Jacob "Strong" Corona Fundraiser

    When:  Friday, August 30, 2019

    Time:  5:00pm - 11:30pm

    Where:  American Legion Franklin Park Post #974 and Schiller Park Post #104, 9757 W. Pacific, Franklin Park, IL  60131

    Contact:  Brigitte McNeill at 630-373-8685

    What:  Volunteers will set up tables with tablecloths, clear the tables between sittings, take out the garbage, help out where needed and clean up at the end of the night.






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  • Trek to the Rec 5K Forms


    TREK 5K



    We need YOU to help make this event a success! Please sign up top volunteer by contacting Ben White at bwhite@leydentownship.com or by calling 847-451-5148.

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  • Annual Tootsie Roll Drive

    When:  Friday:        September 20, 2019
               Saturday:    September 21, 2019

    Time:  Friday:          3:30pm - 6:00pm
              Saturday:      8:00am - 2:00pm
                                  Various Shifts available on both days.

    Where:      Various Intersection Locations.                  

    Who/Contact:    Jim Gussy at gussyknight@aol.com

    What: Our Captains will be located at the corners of 25th and Irving to provide volunteers with supplies, an apron, and a donation can for their volunteer period. (Volunteers assigned to storefronts and other locations off the street)You will be collecting money and passing out toosie rolls  to help individuals with intellectual Disabilities.  Corner Captains will ask that volunteers sign in and community service hours will be tallied and communicated back to Leyden.

    If you can help out with this great cause...please fill out the form below.  WE ALWAYS APPRECIATE YOUR HELP!




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  • Knights of Columbus Annual Fall Food Drive 


    When:  Saturday, November 9, 2019 & November 16, 2019 

    Time: 9:00 AM  Both Days (Arrive at 8:45am please)

    Where: Schiller Park Community Center, 4501 N. 25th Avenue, Schiller Park

    Who/Contact: Wayne Bernacki  wmb16@sbcglobal.net 

    What: The Knights of Columbus will meet at the Schiller Park Community Center, and then walk through the community collecting food donations from residents. There will be 2 hours of community service available each Saturday.  November 9 - Volunteers will be assigned an area to distribute flyers. November 16 - Volunteers will work in teams to collect food donations.  WE ALWAYS APPRECIATE YOUR HELP!


    Food Drive Cart

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  • Interfaith Outreach ~ Food 4 Life and the Clothing Closet are looking for Volunteers


    When: Ongoing Saturdays

    Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM (or any time frame in between)

    Where: 2825 Hawthorne St (the little blue house)

    Who/Contact: Lois Sullivan (708) 638-2320 lsullivan@wolve.com

    Help out at the Food 4 Life food pantry and Clothing Closet. Help guests with shopping needs or sort and hang clothing, various ‘jobs’ to do. Directly help those in our community and earn some service hours!


    Food Pantry



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  • Students of Strength Needs Your Help

    When:  Ongoing

    Contact:  Interest Form

    What:  Students of Strength is looking for tutors to teach and mentor middle and high school students.  We will be helping the student victims of hurricane Harvey, for both paid and volunteer positions.  We want to help these kids get fully caught up, and we need your help before the beginning of the school year.  If you or someone you know would be interested in joining our tutoring team, fill out the interest form above.

    If you can help out with this great cause...please fill out the interest form. 




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