1st Shift Volunteer Team (6:30 pm - 10:30 pm)


Cause Areas


Sun Apr 08, 2018 06:30 PM - Mon May 14, 2018 10:30 PM


545 S. East AveOak Park, IL 60302


Volunteer team (Minimum of 4 individuals)

Looking for volunteer teams to support Sunday shelter site 1st shift (6:30pm-10:30pm) once a week through May, 2018. Specific dates: Sunday, April 8th; Sunday, April 15th; Sunday, April 22nd; Sunday, April 29th; Sunday, May 6th; Sunday, May 13th.

*Teams can sign up for more than one date

Volunteers in the Shelter will work cooperatively along side guests and supervise regular shelter activity.

A chore list will be available at each site and the volunteers will ensure that guests perform their assigned chores (i.e. cleaning the bathroom, taking out the trash, sweeping and mopping).

* Prepare site: check supplies - personal care items; necessary forms.

* Open doors and sign-in guests.

* Oversee guest set up of pads in sleeping room.

* (When necessary) Assist dinner team in preparing, serving, and cleaning up the family-style meal.

* Interact with guests, help them get settled.

* Socialize, play games with guests, as time allows.

* Monitor restrooms and clean-up for bed time.

* Lights out at 10 PM.

* Complete necessary paper work, especially the shift log.

* Communicate with second shift personnel who replace you.


Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Once a week

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