Volunteer at La Casa Norte

Member Organization Info

SUPPORTING YOUTH AND FAMILIES EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS

The mission of La Casa Norte is to serve youth and families confronting homelessness. La Casa Norte provides access to stable housing and delivers comprehensive services that act as a catalyst to transform lives and communities.

La Casa Norte believes that when we:

  • Work COLLABORATIVELY
  • Demonstrate EMPATHY
  • Cultivate MUTUAL RESPECT
  • Provide access to RESOURCES & OPPORTUNITIES
  • Create a JUST EXPERIENCE FOR ALL PEOPLE

The result is that people have the power to create change within themselves, their families, and their communities.

  • Address: 3533 W. North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
  • Website: www.lacasanorte.org/
  • Contact Person:
    • Diana and Roberto
      • Email: volunteer(at)lacasanorte.org
      • Phone: 773-276-4900

Volunteer Opportunities

Fresh Market Volunteer

Distribute food to households experiencing food insecurity

  • Description:
    • With the opening of the newly constructed Foundation Project, La Casa Norte is officially home to a Nutrition Center which will expand its services to include a client-choice food pantry, the Fresh Market, and an instruction kitchen that will provide cooking workshops and nutrition education initiatives.
    • La Casa Norte’s Nutrition Center is seeking volunteers to contribute to the operations of the Fresh Market in various capacities.
    • Volunteer responsibilities may include…
      • Greeting Fresh Market guests as they enter,
      • Assisting guests as they shop, and
      • Sorting and restocking food for distribution.
    • Shifts are available both for those who wish to interact directly with guests as well as those who prefer a more behind-the-scenes role. 
  • Volunteer Days and Times:
    • Morning set-up and distribution: Mondays and Wednesdays, 9am to 1pm
    • Afternoon distribution and clean-up: Mondays and Wednesdays, 12pm to 4pm
  • Neighborhood(s) Served: Humboldt Park, Logan Square, Hermosa
  • Address: 3533 W. North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
  • How to Sign Up: Send an email to volunteer(at)lacasanorte.org or call Diana or Roberto at 773-276-4900 to sign up for an upcoming volunteer orientation!
  • Contact Person: Diana / Roberto

Date Updated: March 5, 2020