Good Causes


Event Volunteers Needed:

(COD Cares compensated service hours are only applicable to group service activities listed on the monthly calendar and, therefore, are not applicable to the following list of events.)


Ongoing Service Opportunities:

  • Glen Ellyn Children's Resource Center is looking for tutors to help children from low-income families acquire the necessary academic and social skills to succeed in grades k through 12. To become a volunteer tutor at Lincoln School or Hadley Junior High in Glen Ellyn, email volunteer@gecrc.org.
  • Ray Graham Association is looking for a few do-it-yourselfers to help assemble grills, exercise bikes and furniture to be used in the many group homes throughout the County.  If interested, please email Linda Gurgone, or call her at (630) 620-2222.
  • DuPage Pads is committed to ending homelessness in our community. Their Interim Housing Program needs volunteers now. Visit http://dupagepads.org/solutions/volunteer/ to help.
  • Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans in Wheaton provides transitional housing programs and supportive services to U.S. Veterans of any era to help them out of homelessness and back to useful, productive lives. They are currently looking for assistance with serving meals, painting and landscaping the shelter.

 

COD Cares About What You Care About

Which charity calls you an "Action Hero"? Email CODCares@cod.edu to tell us about your favorite national or local District 502 organization and why it is special to you!  We can include it on this page or add it to our growing list of monthly group service activities.

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Contact Information


COD Cares

Ami Chambers 
Community Relations Coordinator
(630) 942-3823