It takes a village to manage the wide-array of life-saving services and programs of Chicago House. We’re grateful for the time and talents of our volunteers! Keep reading to find ways to get involved with Chicago House.


Ongoing | TransLife Center | Hours Vary | Contact: Josie Paul

Get up, get moving and get involved with the TransLife Center! We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to share their talent and time. Can you staff a desk? Lead a discussion group? Garden? Attend an upcoming volunteer orientation at the TransLife Center to find out how you can make a difference in the trans community! For more information, contact Josie Paul at 773-248-5200 x 317.


Ongoing | Events | Hours Vary | Contact: Matt Chicola
Looking for event planning or fundraising experience? Chicago House is looking for a few helping hands to make our events successful. Volunteers will gather raffle and auction packages, while helping promote events both online and on the street. Talk to Matt Chicola for the details at 773-248-5200 x 308.


Ongoing | Marketing | Hours Vary | Contact: Matt Chicola
We just launched a new blog and need your help to create compelling content for our readers. Event coverage, program highlights, editorial pieces… You name it! Use your writing skills to support Chicago House, and see your work featured on our website, email and social media. Contact Matt Chicola to get started at 773-248-5200 x 308.


Ongoing | Housing Program | 1-2 Hours | Contact: Gabriela Zapata-Alma
We’re very data-driven here at Chicago House, and our Housing Program is seeking volunteers to enter data into a records system. Contact Gabriela Zapata-Alma for more info at 773-248-5200 x 335.


Ongoing | Across Programs | Hours Vary | Contact: Andrea Tashiro
Interested in helping out where we need you most? Don’t have a particular project in mind? Give us a call and let us place you in the volunteer role best suited for you and the agency! Contact Andrea Tashiro for more info at 773-248-5200 x 314.