FOR Chicagoland
First Saturday Serve | Saturday, December 2
FOR Chicagoland
First Saturday Serve | Saturday, December 2

For Chicagoland | First Saturday Serve

Feed the hungry, and help those in trouble. Then your light will shine out from the darkness, and the darkness around you will be as bright as noon. – Isaiah 58:10

On the first Saturday of each month, there will be an opportunity to serve with one of our community or mission partners. There will be limited space available for each opportunity, so please sign up as soon as you are able. Many opportunities are family-friendly.

In December, we will be serving at the Oh What Fun! Christmas Party, DuPage PADS and Breakthrough. There are several opportunities to serve on Saturday.

1. Oh What Fun! Christmas Party | Saturday, December 2 | 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

  • Volunteer with various activities at the Oh What Fun! Christmas Party. Set-up, lead a craft, serve drinks in the Mission Cafe, assist kids on bounce houses, decorate cookies and more!
  • Christ Church Oak Brook | 501 Oak Brook Road | Oak Brook
  • Family friendly

2. DuPage PADS | Saturday, December 2 | 9:00–11:00 a.m.

  • Prepare sandwiches for DuPage PADS
  • Christ Church Butterfield | 2S 361 Glen Park Road | Lombard
  • 10 volunteer spots are available
  • Family friendly

3. Grocery Delivery to Seniors | Saturday, December 2 | 9:00–11:00 a.m.

  • Load and deliver 50 boxes of groceries to seniors and adults with disabilities in a nearby apartment complex
  • Breakthrough | 3334 W. Carroll Avenue, Chicago, IL
  • 6 volunteer spots are available

4. Donations

We are collecting winter coats of all sizes to be distributed at the December Food Pantry. Drop off at either the Butterfield or Oak Brook campus.