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English literacy tutors : help adult immigrants learn English at Aquinas Literacy Center; 90 minutes per week at 1751 W. 35th Street; all tutoring is in English; opportunities available Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; tutors must attend two-day training; next session Oct. 13, 6-9 p.m.. and Oct. 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; register in advance by contacting the volunteer coordinator at sabrina@aquinasliteracycenter.org or < a href="tel:773-927-0512">773-927-0512.
Youth mentors : to work with Catholic Charities mentoring program for boys in eighth through 10th grades in the Back of the Yards and New Cities communities; mentors must be positive role models, 21 or older, who have reliable transportion, can commit to at least five hours a month for a year and can pass a thorough background check; for information, contact contact Viridiana Godinez at 630-229-5335 or vgodinez@catholiccharities.net.
Little Sisters of the Poor : Seeking volunteers for a variety of needs, seven days a week, at St. Mary’s Home, 2325 N. Lakewood Ave., one block west of DePaul University; for information, contact Peter Harley at 773-935-9600, ext. 221 or email volchicago@littlesistersofthepoor.org.
Providence Soup Kitchen : hours available Monday-Friday, 9:15 a.m.- 1:30 p.m., underneath St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Noble Street and Evergreen Avenue, contact Sr. Florine Licavoli at 773-558-9258.
Chicago Shares : Chicago-area non-profit with ties to several faith communities helping homeless/needy with a voucher program, looking for volunteers to help with publicity, espe­cially social media; for information visit www.chicago-shares.org or contact Ron Polaniecki at chicagoshares@gmail.com, or 312-573-4494.
Parenting for Non-Violence : Organization formed to stop inner city violence before it starts by providing parents with understanding of child development and with evidence-based parenting skills; board is currently in need of a volunteer to maintain website and develop social media as well as a corresponding secretary; other opportunities are available for interested parties; contact tgill@parening4nonviolence.org or 708-321-0311 for information.
Around the Archdiocese is a free listing for Catholic events in the Archdiocese.
  • Include time, date, place, address and contact phone number (with area code).
  • Column space will determine what can be included.
  • Information will be listed at least one issue before the date of the event and information must be received at least two weeks before publication of that issue.
Mail your notice to:
Around the Archdiocese
Chicago Catholic
835 North Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
fax 312.534.7330

editorial@chicagocatholic.com

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