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Volunteer in Chicago and its suburbs to help kids

About Volunteering with ChildServ:

Since ChildServ's inception in 1894, volunteers have been a critical part of our work.We value our volunteers, who provide their time, talents, and energy to help children and their families build, achieve and sustain better lives.More are needed for a variety of different projects and programs.

Through 24 programs based in 17 locations, we offer services that support approximately 2,700 at-risk children and their families.

Become a ChildServ volunteer and improve the life of children in Chicagoland. Download our application, or call (773) 693-0300.

Volunteer Opportunities:

- Volunteer (individuals or groups) to wrap, sort and bag gifts at 8755 W. Higgins, Suite 180,from Dec. 2-10, and for loading gifts on Dec. 11. OR, call us about sponsoring a holiday party for the children in ChildServ’s care!
Dates & Times for wrapping:
Dec. 2 – 5, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec. 6, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Dec. 7, Noon – 6 p.m.
Dec. 8 - 10, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Date and time to help load gifts onto the truck:
Dec. 11, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Contact Michael Glass at 773.867.7314 or email

- Become a mentor for an at-risk teen through ChildServ.

·Speak at a workshop for a youth program.

·Work with children on early learning skills while their parents attend parenting education programs.

·Become a one-on-one mentor for a youth or young adult.

·Help beautify a group home.

·Work with Spanish-speaking children on nutrition and fitness.

·Lend some muscle. Become a one-time moving day helper for a teen mom or foster child.

·Become a foster parent and give a child a home.

·Join the Auxiliary Board to help fundraise and grow awareness about ChildServ.

- Assist with our next Holiday Gift Drive.(From October through December of each year, you can be part of a very special group of “angels” who ensure that over 1,100 children in ChildServ’s care receive gifts for the holiday season.) 

Become a volunteer today!