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CREATIVE CHICAGO REUSE EXCHANGE

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We collect donations of surplus materials and supplies for Chicago teachers and nonprofits.

Help us sort + organize donations at our warehouse -- office supplies, arts/crafts, books, who knows what we'll find! It's a treasure hunt!

Schedule your volunteer shift on our website at www.creativechirx.org/book-online

Shifts are on Wednesdays 10-3pm, Thursdays + Fridays 3-6pm and Saturdays, 10-3pm.

Volunteer for 3 hours and you can fill a box for yourself!

The CCRx Warehouse is located at 2124 W. 82nd Place on Chicago's SW side in the Envision Unlimited Frick Center. Enter through the parking lot. Envision Unlimited supports adults with developmental disabilities and we are delighted to work with their members and dedicated staff.

All volunteers must wear a face mask and do a temperature check upon entry. Social Distancing is enforced. Closed-toed shoes are recommended. Please get vaccinated.

Learn more at www.creativechirx.org

And remember... Trash is just a failure of imagination!

3 Shifts

  • 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
    Wednesdays and Saturdays Only. Sign up at www.creativechirx.org/book-online
  • 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM
    Wednesdays and Saturdays Sign up at www.creativechirx.org/book-online
  • 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
    Thursdays and Fridays Only. Sign up at www.creativechirx.org/book-online
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About CREATIVE CHICAGO REUSE EXCHANGE

Location:

2124 W 82nd Place, Chicago, IL 60620, US

Mission Statement

The Creative Chicago Reuse Exchange (CCRx) is creating a citywide economy based on the creative, educational, and practical reuse of surplus materials.

Description

The Creative Chicago Reuse Exchange (CCRx) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that offers materials, programs and resources to Chicago’s educational, non-profit and artistic communities. We believe it is essential to provide Chicago’s teachers with inexpensive, interesting, and useful materials, and to empower and inspire Chicago’s youth to be inventive and creative with materials at hand. Our mission is to foster creativity and connection through redistributing and reimagining surplus.

Community
Education & Literacy
Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 3 shifts

WHERE

2124 W. 82nd PlaceChicago, IL 60620

(41.74424,-87.67707)
 

SKILLS

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Warehousing
  • Merchandising
  • Organization
  • General Education
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Our shifts are 3 hours long. You may sign up for multiple shifts. Please sign up on our website: www.creativechirx.org/book-online
  • Please wear face masks and closed-toed shoes. Sign up for a volunteer shift at www.creativechirx.org/book-online

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