Food Pantry Volunteer Opportunities

Pantry Volunteer I:
Assist Pantry staff with sorting, packaging, and distributing food to visitors.

Pantry Volunteer II:
Assist Pantry staff with unloading truck, moving boxes, and general support for large pick-ups and deliveries. Times vary.

 

Family Housing Volunteer Opportunities

Unit Prep Crew
Individuals or groups to assist in preparing housing units for new guests. Times vary based on need. Tasks include cleaning and painting units.

Volunteer Maintenance Crew

See the list below of the projects we currently need help with and call our Case Manager at 847-662-1340 if you think you want to help!

 Projects at COOL Family Housing

Lawn Maintenance (mowing, trimming shrubs, weeding, raking leaves)

Cleaning (includes carpet cleaning, general cleaning and house cleaning after construction projects and move outs)

Landscaping  (tending flower beds and pulling weeds and seasonal landscaping projects)

Power wash siding

Navy Volunteers Helping at Pantry East

Cleaning gutters

Show shoveling, salting driveways and sidewalks

Painting

Minor plumbing repairs

Screen repairs and replacements

Window repairs and installation of blinds

Furniture pick up, delivery, repair and organization

To volunteer for these or other opportunities at COOL please call our Volunteer Manager at (847) 662-1230.

Click HERE for Printable Sign Up Form

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 Please consider being

a COOL Volunteer!!!

 

 





Serving Lake and
McHenry Counties

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COOL Central Offices
800 W. Glen Flora Ave.
Waukegan IL 60085
Phone: 847.662.1340
Fax: 847-662-1255
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Pantry East Waukegan
800 W. Glen Flora Avenue
Waukegan IL 60085
847.662.1230

Hours:
Monday-Friday
10:00 AM-2:00 PM
One Saturday per month 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
call 847.662.1230 for details
You must arrive 15 minutes prior to closing to receive food.

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Pantry West Ingleside
25519 W. Highway 134
Ingleside IL 60041
847.270.0411

Hours:
Mondays: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesdays: 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
One Saturday per month 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
call 847.270.0411 for details
You must arrive 15 minutes prior to closing to receive food

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Family Housing Program
800 W. Glen Flora Avenue
Waukegan IL 60085
call 847.662-1340
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Front Door Food Pantry East

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Pantry West Sign in Ingleside

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AMAZON SMILE

You can now support COOL Ministries every time you shop online at AmazonSmile. Visit smile.amazon.com and select Christian Outreach of Lutherans as your charitable organization, and 0.5% of every eligible purchase will be donated to COOL.

Your Amazon account (and Amazon Prime membership) will operate exactly the same on AmazonSmile, but the donation will only occur if you shop using smile.amazon.com.

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Once Homeless-Now HomeOWNER

Click the House and read about our recent Housing Program Family.. They were Homeless but are now Home OWNERS!!

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