The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The mission of Phenix Legacy is to serve those who have served through empowerment and mentorship.
We stay on the mission by providing temporary and/or long-term resources, services, and support to military veterans, first responders, and their families in Chicago, IL who find themselves transitioning, regardless of circumstances or cause. Phenix Legacy provides mentorship and encouragement in conjunction with access to a range of services which include, peer or group mentoring, social and networking events, employment readiness assistance & training, linkage to VA benefits & mental health services, direct connection to academic resources, access to local, state and federal service member benefits and other services that promote empowerment, self-reliance, and independence that support economic, academic, and personal advancement.