Our truck crew of three ventures out into communities in DuPage and Western Cook Counties collecting pre-scheduled furniture donations from generous donors. The crew goes out every Monday and Thursday from 8am until 4pm (hours may vary depending on amount pickup stops). Lifting and moving furniture is required. This role is the backbone of our furniture operations and makes it possible for us to serve up to eight (8) families each day with needed furniture.
ALSO - DRIVERS NEEDED - Non-CDL Lic. required if you are interested in helping us drive.
Our Mission Statement is: Share good things with good people. Our Vision Statement is: Tonight, everyone eats at a table and sleeps in a bed.
Sharing Connections provides furniture and household items to low income individuals and families, helping them transform bare rooms into a home. Families and individuals come to Sharing Connections after facing devastating challenges including domestic violence, fires, floods, health issues, job loss, poverty and other difficult situations. Sharing Connections brings together community members by enabling families and businesses to share their gently used furniture and household items with families needing assistance. This is a unique opportunity for the community to directly make an impact by passing on something they no longer need to make a difference in the life of a family.
Our warehouse is where we build a connection between our donors, volunteers, and clients. Donors contribute their furniture and household items Monday through Saturday, and client families come in Monday through Friday to select items that have been ordered for them by referring agencies.
The office at Sharing Connections is the communication hub where clerical and managerial support is provided for our programs and operations.
Volunteers are needed in the warehouse and in the office between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM Monday through Friday. Volunteer shifts are available 9am-Noon and Noon until 3pm. Volunteers are also needed in the warehouse on Saturdays from 9am-Noon.
To view all of our current volunteer openings visit: https://www.sharingconnections.org/volunteer.html or you can offer your own unique skills!
Homeless & Housing
We'll work with your schedule.
5111 Chase AvenueDowners Grove, IL60515
November 16, 2020
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Mondays 8am-4pm, Thursdays 8am-4pm additional days/times may be available.
Drive or assist drivers picking up, lifting, and moving furniture