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People's Resource Center

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Pre-pack bags of groceries, unpack and stock items, and place groceries in clients’ vehicles. Opportunities in Wheaton, Westmont, and West Chicago.

Social distancing, masking, and safety protocols will be followed at all sites.

Because West Chicago is within a school, the state masking mandate will also be followed.

What would make you a good fit for this opportunity?

  • You are 13+yrs old
  • You can stand for 3 hours and lift 25lbs (3gal of water)
  • You are willing and able to help where needed in the pantry each time you volunteer
  • You enjoy working both indoors and outdoors
  • You are available during these times :
    • Wheaton/Westmont - mornings, afternoons, or evenings
    • West Chicago- Tuesdays, 3:30-6pm

The West Chicago location is especially in need of volunteers who know (or are eager to learn!) basic Spanish phrases.


Join us!
Sign up and get started by completing a Food Pantry Volunteer application at our website www.peoplesrc.org/volunteer . We’ll be in touch within two business days with next steps.

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About People's Resource Center

Location:

201 S Naperville Rd, Wheaton, IL 60187, US

Mission Statement

People's Resource Center community exists "to respond to basic human needs, promote dignity and justice, and create a future of hope and opportunity for the residents of DuPage County, Illinois through discovering and sharing personal and community resources."

Description

Since 1975, People’s Resource Center has been bringing neighbors together to respond to hunger and poverty in DuPage County. With a team of over 1,500 volunteers, we offer nutritious food and other basic necessities like clothes and rent assistance for people facing tough times. And we connect people with resources--education and tutoring, jobs, technology, art, a caring community--to create a future of hope and opportunity for all.

Volunteer at PRC: Help in the food pantry or clothes closet, become a tutor, teach a class, organize a food drive, make a difference to a neighbor in need.

Apply online at www.peoplesrc.org.

Community
Crisis Support
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

104 ChestnutWestmont, IL 60559

(41.81696,-87.97345)
 

SKILLS

  • English
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 13
  • 2-4hrs
  • Volunteers must be able to lift 3 gallons of water and stay on their feet for 3 hours in a fast-paced environment.

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