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  • Opportunity ends on Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 8:15pm
    Part of the event Parade of Lights
    We are in need of 25-30 volunteers to help make the 15th annual Parade of Lights a success this year. Volunteers are needed to help with parade entry lineup, crowd control, information stations, hot chocolate station monitors, special character handlers, pre-parade entertainment handlers and Santa's helpers.
  • Opportunity ends on Monday, November 30, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Offer assistance in weeding, mulching, and helping propagate flowers in garden plots at Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve. Tools and basic training offered. Flexible schedules accommodated.
  • Opportunity ends on Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 3:30pm
    Get in the holiday spirit by helping out the community!  Help kids play games, pass out treats, and meet Santa!  For more information, contact Claudia at
  • Opportunity ends on Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 4:30pm
    Help kids play games, meet Santa, and enjoy tasty holiday treats this holiday season!  Join us from 11am-1:30pm, 1-4pm, or straight through from 11am-4pm!  For more information, email Claudia at  
  • Opportunity ends on Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 12:00am
    The Emergency Shelter for Families is scheduled to open tentatively January 1, 2016.  In preparation for the shelter opening, the units need to be cleaned and set-up for families.  Volunteers will pick the day a time they would like to volunteer by following the link listed below: VolunteerSpot:
  • Opportunity ends on Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Join our holiday tradition! Crisis Nursery’s Holiday Shop is the perfect place for children to do their holiday shopping for everyone on their list. All gifts are priced between $2 and $8. Children shop with the help of a community volunteer so their gifts are a surprise for family and friends.  When the children are done picking out their gifts, they pay for them and wrap them in festively decorated bags. As they leave the shop, children are always full of pride with the items they...
  • Opportunity ends on Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 4:30pm
    Join us on for the UCIMC Shows Group Work Party!  It's been a long time since we've taken stock of our audio, video and lighting equipment.  Come meet other members of the group and help get the inventory organized.  There's 15 years of acquired equipment here.  No experience required, just an interest in audio/video.   Incentives: - If anyone isn't a current member and would like to be, these four hours could be used toward Sweat Equity Membership...
  • Opportunity ends on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 9:00pm
    we have a booth at Market Place Mall where we acept toys on behalf of the parents who have children and are registered with The Salvation Army.  The Angel Tree and Toys for Tots are the main contributers to The Salvation Army. Go to and under the volunteer tab you'll find a link to get to our calendar.  Click on it to open up the calendar.  Go to the angel tree sheet and you can type your name in whatever date and hours will fit into your schedule...
  • Opportunity ends on Friday, December 18, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Greet visitors at the Museum of the Grand Prairie and/or the Homer Lake Interpretive Center, provide friendly service and answer questions. Tally visitors as they arrive and record zip codes. Answer the telephone and route calls to the appropriate staff members (or take messages as applicable). Volunteer may take light surveys to gather important information, and other tasks may be assigned depending on the interests and skills of the volunteer. At the Museum of the Grand Prairie, volunteer may...
  • Opportunity ends on Friday, December 18, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Work with Museum of the Grand Prairie curatorial staff to catalogue research materials on the Library Thing database for use by staff and by the general public. Organize vertical files for use by staff.