• 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!


  • River Grove Lions Club Steak & Lobster Fest

    Date:   Saturday,  August 3, 2019

    Time:   2:00pm - 10:00pm         

    Where:  River Front Park, 8600 W. Grand Ave., River Grove, IL 60171

    Contact:  Brent Leder at 708-906-5654

    River Grove is hosting the Annual Steak & Lobster Fest.  We are in need of Volunteers to work in both the Dining Tent and the Pop and Water Tent.  Duties will include cleaning the tables and serving the pop and water.  We will need the volunteers to show up at 2:30 for instructions, serving begins at 3:00.  The work will be divided into shifts of 2-3 hours and then a break before the next shift begins.  Please fill out the hours you would like to work, more than one shift would be greatly appreciated.

    If you can help out with  this great cause...please fill out the form below.  WE ALWAYS APPRECIATE YOUR HELP!  Once you fill this out, I will get back to you with more details!

    Sign Up Here!

    River Grove

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  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Procession Melrose Park 2019

    When:  Sunday, July 14, 2019

    Time:  9:30 am - 4:00 pm  (Different time slots available)

    Where:  Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 1101 N. 23rd. Ave., Melrose Park, IL 60160

    Who/Contact:  Gene Rupel, 708-337-4838

    What:  We are looking for Volunteers to help carry the statue of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in the procession through the streets to the church 10:00am to 12:00pm and then again from 1:00pm through 4:00pm.  There will be food and entertainment after the procession at 4:00pm.  We ask that you arrive at 9:30am, 1/2 a block south of the church on 23rd Ave for the beginning of the procession.  For more information please contact Gene Rupel.



    Our Lady


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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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