Posts about "volunteer" in Park Ridge

2 days ago on 11/12/2018 at 10:37 AM
13 days ago on 11/01/2018 at 2:32 PM

Canine Therapy Corps (CTC) is looking to train and certify new human-dog teams in the Chicago area near Park Ridge! To learn more about how CTC’s services can help your school, rehab or medical facility; how you can train your dog to be a therapy dog; and/or how you can support this innovative approach to healing...

19 days ago on 10/26/2018 at 9:27 AM

Great Park Ridge Community Health Commission meeting last night. Our "Get Fit Park Ridge" campaign is going great! 59 people are participating, and we expect more to come. This is a terrific opportunity to check-out the 14 gyms and fitness studios in town. Go to PR...

22 days ago on 10/23/2018 at 5:06 PM
22 days ago on 10/22/2018 at 8:10 PM

Support District 64 ELF's Halloween Hustle 5k Run/Walk around Park Ridge! Rivalry among schools heats up for the ELF Trophy. bring the family and come in costume on Oct. 27. Prizes for Highest Participating Schools and Best Costumes. Schools are having fun with some friendl...

1 month ago on 10/14/2018 at 12:55 PM
1 month ago on 10/11/2018 at 10:11 AM

Schools will compete at ELF's family-friendly Halloween Hustle run/walk October 27 Will Franklin School repeat as winner of the ELF trophy within Park Ridge? District 64's Elementary Learning Foundation (ELF) invites all families and community members to join the fun at its Second Annual Halloween Hustle 5k Presented by Lakeview Bus Lines on Saturday, Octo...

1 month ago on 09/23/2018 at 11:13 PM

Any single parents out here? nearby Park Ridge! Visit the fastest growing local community for unmarried parents! We provide free family friendly activities for our members at Sky Zone, Raging Waves, Game Works, AMC Theaters, Skat...

1 month ago on 09/23/2018 at 8:29 AM

Great story in today’s Trib around Park Ridge. Great place for lunch, and to volunteer.

1 month ago on 09/20/2018 at 11:25 AM

Go green and recycle your electronics on October 20 nearby Park Ridge! Volunteers are also needed! Contact the Chamber at 847-825-3121 or register at www. parkridgechamber. org/calendar.

1 month ago on 09/19/2018 at 9:24 AM
1 month ago on 09/19/2018 at 9:01 AM

Volunteer opportunity available on the Park Ridge Animal Commission. Help your town, help some animals. Please consider donating a little of your time to serve the City of Park Ridge.

1 month ago on 09/17/2018 at 8:29 AM

Hi all! I’m a Peace corps volunteer living in Ethiopia in Park Ridge. I’m looking to see if anyone has old clothes to donate to my village. Especially after girls ages 6 to 14. My family is coming to visit me and have extra baggage to fill with goodies that will mean ...

1 year ago on 05/12/2017 at 11:26 AM

Come visit the store. Volunteer run, 100% of money goes to seniors programs at the Norwood Crossing home. Thanks

1 year ago on 05/12/2017 at 11:02 AM

Delete if not okay. I run a day camp at Harvest Bible Chapel in Niles close to Park Ridge. It is happening this year June 26 - 30 and it is for ages 3 - 5th grade. Older kids can volunteer. We have electives such as Outdoor Survival, Police Academy, Sewing, Dance, Craftstars, Sports. and m...

1 year ago on 04/20/2017 at 4:41 AM

Some time back a number of folks talked about establishing a place for kids to hang out in Park Ridge. I stumbled upon this idea and thought I would share it. While it is much more expansive than what is needed, there are a lot of great ideas that could be pulled to create a business model of sorts. Ju...

1 year ago on 04/17/2017 at 11:08 AM
1 year ago on 03/28/2017 at 11:33 AM

Good morning. Compass to Care Childhood Cancer Foundation is hosting Tag Days in Park Ridge on April 21st and 22nd. We are looking for volunteers. This opportunity is open to: individuals, groups, anyone who needs service hours & families who want to volunteer together. Learn more and sign up online at or feel free...

1 year ago on 03/06/2017 at 3:58 PM

"How To Prepare Your Home For A Disaster" is a free seminar for Park Ridge residents, being held on Wednesday, 4/26, 7:30 – 8:30 PM, at the Public Works building on Busse at Greenwood, presented by the Park Ridge CERT Volunteer Outreach Team. The first 25 residents to register may attend. Please send an email to ParkRidgeCERT@gmail. com, and type in the subject line type, "attn: Vicki", with your name and phone numbers. We will notify you ...

1 year ago on 11/29/2016 at 4:09 PM

Please join us as we serve the hungry for Sunday Supper sponsored in part by the Bredemann family in Park Ridge. We need volunteers to serve food and sponsors to fund the meals. The Bredemann family has generously sponsored the bulk of the costs but we still need more donations to fund the balance. Sunday Supper...

1 year ago on 11/29/2016 at 9:15 AM

Nominate a 2016 Community Star in Park Ridge! The Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2016 Community Star Awards. The awards will be presented at “A Night of Stars” during the Annual Community Star Dinner & Dance on...

1 year ago on 11/29/2016 at 6:43 AM

I've volunteered with Lost Dogs Illinois for years and can say first-hand they are a really awesome group of people who work hard every day to help families, and all services are completely FREE in Park Ridge! Besides reuniting lost/found dogs, Lost Dogs Illinois also attends many events in low income neighborhoods to provide free collars, leashes and ID tags. Please consider donating today for #GivingTuesd...

2 years ago on 11/17/2016 at 10:41 PM
2 years ago on 10/20/2016 at 11:10 AM

Good morning. I wanted to let the residents of Park Ridge know that on Saturday morning, Compass to Care is hosting a 5K. We have been notified by the Park Ridge Police Department that they will not be closing these streets, nor will they be posting notices to the residents. We did have volunteers hand out flyers to home...

2 years ago on 10/05/2016 at 11:49 AM

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! For our Electronic Recycling event on October 15 from 9:00am - 12pm in Park Ridge! Volunteers will unload electronics from vehicles at Public Works Service Center, 400 Busse (just west of Greenwood). Great opportunity for service hours! D'Agostinos Pizza will be served! Please conta...

2 years ago on 08/02/2016 at 8:53 AM

The Roosevelt Garden. What an incredible program. The kids did this (with the help of our fantastic adult volunteers and teachers)

2 years ago on 07/07/2016 at 6:39 PM

To schedule a ride or to volunteer call 847-823-0453 nearby Park Ridge. At least one week in advance of appointment is needed to schedule transportation service.

2 years ago on 05/21/2016 at 3:33 PM

A big THANK YOU shout out to all of the volunteer moms (and dads in Park Ridge? ) who planned and decorated and worked at and cleaned up after the Lincoln 8th Grade Dance last night. From what I hear they all had so much fun! (The socks were the best idea ever! )

2 years ago on 04/10/2016 at 3:26 PM

Here is a great way to get rid of all your clutter and shred your papers for FREE near Park Ridge! Fill your car, drive up, and volunteers will take everything out the car for you! Easy.

2 years ago on 03/05/2016 at 2:53 PM

City now accepting applications for various Boards and Commissions Volunteers are frequently referred to as the backbone of our community in Park Ridge. The City appreciates your willingness to serve. Currently, applications are being accepted for the following Boards and Commissions, including: O’Hare Airport (1); Board of Fire & Police (3); Civil ...