Volunteer Partners


Abiding Word Church
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STERLING, IL

Our Mission Love God, Love People, Serve the World Our Purpose We exist to be a regional family church where the word of faith is taught and the spirit of faith is caught. Our Vision God has called us to ‘make no small plans here.’ We believe that we are called to grow a regional family church where people live by Great Faith, live for the Great Commission & Live out the Great Commandment.
https://www.awc815.com

AFC Parent Teacher Club
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FRANKLIN GROVE, IL

The PTC is organized for the purpose of bringing high quality education to students by bringing together the parents and teachers of District #275 and providing financial support for educational materials, endeavors, and activities that provide fun, excitement, and learning opportunities for the students funded outside the annual school budget.

Albany Lions Club
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MORRISON, IL

support the community in project and volunteer in raising money for the blind

Amboy CUSD 272
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Amboy Fire Protection District
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AMBOY, IL

We are the EMS and Fire for the town of Amboy

American Legion Post 902
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Veteran's organization

Andresen Nature Center
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FULTON, IL

Wildlife abounds at ANC due to its proximity to a woodland bluff overlooking the Mississippi River along with a reconstructed prairie on site. Inside there are over 30 taxidermy species on display, a working observation beehive, and - during the summer - a Monarch Butterfly Nursery where we raise and release hundreds of Monarchs each year. And we are continuing to grow! Please join us in advancing our mission: To educate, inspire, and encourage all to have an appreciation for our natural environment through exploration and demonstration.
https://www.cityoffulton.us/city/fulton-directory/attractions/andresen-nature-center.html

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Ashton Franklin Center Jr Sr High School
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ASHTON, IL

We are a public school that serves students in grades 7-12 from the Franklin Grove, Ashton and Lee Center Communities.
https://www.afcschools.net/

Bethel Reformed Church
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STERLING, IL

The mission of Bethel Reformed Church is to follow and obey Jesus Christ. We carry out that mission by loving God and our neighbor, making disciples, and telling the good news of Jesus Christ.
https://bethelreformed.org

Bi County Special Education Cooperative
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STERLING, IL

Bi-County Special Education Cooperative provides life skills and instructional support for students with developmental delays, emotional disabilities, Autism, and intellectual disabilities. We provide community based instruction for a smooth transition into adulthood. The Cooperative also provides related services to 11 districts in Whiteside/Carroll counties.
https://www.bi-county.org

Blackhawk Hills Regional Council
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ROCK FALLS, IL

As Northwest Illinois’ regional planning organization, BHRC engages in community and economic development, natural resources conservation, and planning in Carroll, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Stephenson, and Whiteside counties. We seek to improve the quality of life for communities and individuals.
https://www.blackhawkhills.com

Byron Park District
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BYRON, IL

"The mission of the Byron Park District is to enhance the quality of life within our community by providing parks, recreational facilities and recreational program opportunities in a fun, safe and fiscally responsible manner."
http://www.byronparks.org/

Chadwick Lions Club
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CHADWICK, il

Since April 1963 several members (Lions!) in the Chadwick area have volunteered their time and talents to serving others. Some of the service activities are the planting of trees in town,as well as providing eye glasses for needy people. Several times during the year we install, and remove the United States flags along the highway and in the cemetery. Lions provide, install and remove Christmas decorations on Main street. Additionally we create fruit baskets at Christmas time and deliver them to the single elderly in the community. We also contribute to Lions of Illinois Foundation to support statewide projects such as the Hearing and Glaucoma units, which come to Chadwick for free testing. The Center for Sight and Sound, Rockford is another organization we help support. In addition to our monthly meetings, our building is available for private use for families or other organizations in the area. It is also given for use as the polling place. When we sponsor the blood drive for the Red Cross, it is held in the Legion/Lions building too. During the year we have several fund raising events. The major one is the food stand at the Carroll County Fair which is operated from 7:00 in the morning until closing time. We have pork chop bbq and pork sandwich fund raisers during the year as well as spaghetti suppers. We have a snack stand when we host the Little League All Stars baseball games in July. To all ‘Impact’ students, we will make available opportunities to help us in both fund raising and service activities. If we have failed to list an event on the Impact calendar, please call 815-499-5161 to offer to joins us with a project in which you are interested. We Serve!!!

Chadwick Milledgeville American Legion Post 553
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MILLEDGEVILLE, IL

Baughman-Diehl American Legion Post 553 in Milledgeville is a Veteran's Organization with a focus on supporting local veterans as well as the youth in the area. Our sponsorships in youth groups include local Cub Scout Pack #55, Boy Scout Troop #55, and a Legion Boys Baseball team. Annually we conduct flag etiquette education and training to elementary students, Jr. High Patriotism essay awards, and multiple college scholarships awarded to graduating Seniors. We maintain Veteran's Memorials in both Chadwick and Milledgeville as well as place flags throughout four local cemeteries and along the highway and Main St in Milledgeville during holidays and other special events. Fundraising events to support these activities include semi-annual porkchop luncheons, the cake walk at the Carroll County Fair, and our concessions stand at home Missiles football games.

Chadwick Milledgeville CUSD 399
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MILLEDGEVILLE, IL

Chadwick Milledgeville School district is located in Milledgeville, IL
https://www.dist399.net

Clinton Substance Abuse Council
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CLINTON, IA

The purpose of Clinton Substance Abuse Council is to build strong, stable and informed community-based coalitions in the gateway area for the purpose of establishing healthy and caring communities free of substance abuse and related behavioral health issues.
https://csaciowa.org/

Coleta Sportsmens Club
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CHADWICK, IL

We have an archery range, rifle & pistol range, fully stocked pond, many trails, and camping areas available for members. We are open to the public for skeet shooting & trap shooting on certain days of the week, plus we open the club up for local youth trap shooting groups for practice and competition. Twice a year we hold free events to the public for youth to try archery, bb shooting, fishing and other fun activities.
https://coletasportsmensclub.com/

Coloma Township Park District
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Here at Coloma Township Park District we provide programs and recreation to the public. It's are duty to provide beautiful and clean parks to the tax payers as well as services to better the community.
https://www.colomatownshipparkdistrict

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Crossroads Community Church of Morrison
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MORRISON, IL

We are a Bible church with recovery ministries, a commitment to children's and youth ministry and serving opportunities (Background checks required). We have opportunities to work with tech, audio, video and other tech. We have a live worship team with opps for those who play and instrument or sing. We love to give youth an young adults opportunities to serve as well as grow in leadership.
https://www.crossroadscn.com/morrison

de Immigrant Wind Mill
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FULTON, IL

We provide verbal history and details of the authentic Dutch Windmill in our community. We grind various grains, bag our product for retail sales

Dixon Chamber and Main Street
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DIXON, IL

Dixon Chamber of Commerce & Main Street focuses on community wide business vitality, tourism development, and preservation of the downtown. While we focus on those, we also put on many events throughout the year for our community. These events rely on the support of the community through volunteer involvement.
https://www.discoverdixon.com/

Dixon Elks Lodge 779
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DIXON, IL

The Elks is an organization that is widely known for its community involvement. We host several kids' events, golf outing, drug awareness programs, hoop shoot, weddings, receptions, celebration of life, luncheons, and many other gatherings. The volunteer could help with set up, tear down, and running different areas of an event. We are a friend and welcoming place to learn new skills that can be used in someone's future.

Dixon Family YMCA
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DIXON, IL

The YMCA offers a variety of volunteer opportunities in program services, special events, committees, and governance of the organization. Volunteers are the backbone of our YMCA and we look forward to engaging IMpact Students in our YMCA Work. We are an organization like no other. The YMCA is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community by empowering young people, improving the health and well-being of people of all ages, and inspiring action in and across communities.
https://dixonymca.org/

Dixon High School
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Dixon Park District
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DIXON, IL

Our Mission Statement It is the mission of the Dixon Park District to maintain a high standard of leadership and competency in the promotion of sound environmental practices and lifestyles and to maintain a creative and efficient park and recreation system.
https://www.dixonparkdistrict.com/

Dixon Petunia Festival
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DIXON, IL

The Dixon Petunia Festival is held the first week in July, over the July 4th holiday. The mission of the Dixon Petunia Festival Corporation is to foster a spirit of teamwork among the business community, civic and religious organizations, community leaders, and private citizens to help promote pride, tourism, growth, and development for the Dixon area.
https://petuniafestival.org/

Early American Crafters
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FULTON, IL

We offer opportunities to help represent the 1800s in clothing and doing crafts. There are also opportunities to help clean the buildings and doing yard work around the park.

Ebenezer Reformed Church
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MORRISON, IL

We are a church in Morrison. Our opportunities are mostly focused on working with students under 5th grade. This could be something like additional supervision on a movie night, or assisting in our nursery, or helping out an adult leader teaching a class. We are very excited to begin helping student work in this program and developing more relationships in our community. Your contact with be with Geoff, our Youth and Family Pastor.
https://www.facebook.com/EbenezerReformedChurch

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Erie Elementary School
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ERIE, IL

Elementary school in Erie, IL with students in preschool through fourth grade.
https://www.ecusd.info

Erie United Methodist Church
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ERIE, IL

We are a rural United Methodist congregation in Erie, IL. We believe in "seeking Christ...sharing love...reaching out."
https://www.facebook.com/EUMCPublic

Exceptional Care and Training Center
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STERLING, IL

Exceptional Care and Training Center (ECTC), a private, not-for-profit facility, has been part of the community since 1979. ECTC provides residential and day training services to persons with medically complex and developmental disabilities (MC/DD). We provide a unique service in the community and even within the State, being one of only ten facilities in the State of Illinois with the MC/DD license.
http://ectc1.org/

First Baptist Church of Dixon
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DIXON, IL

We are a historic church in downtown Dixon. From time to time we'll need volunteers to help with children activities as well as A/V tech help.
https://www.fbcdixon.com

First Lutheran Church of Chadwick
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CHADWICK, IL

WELCOME to First Lutheran Church in Chadwick, IL. Situated in Carroll County in the Northwest section of Illinois, we are one of 144 congregations in the Northern Illinois Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. We offer worship services each Sunday, Sunday School classes during the school year, Vacation Bible School, and opportunities to serve and fellowship together. Holy Communion is celebrated regularly. We are excited to partner with SVCC as a way to help students make an impact in their community! We welcome you to our worship services at 9:00 a.m. each Sunday in the sanctuary or on Facebook Live. If you are looking for a church family, we welcome you with open arms!
https://www.1stlutheranchadwick.com/

First Presbyterian Church of Morrison
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MORRISON, IL

The First Presbyterian Church of Morrison is a vital congregation with a strong focus on meeting the needs of our community. Our vision statement—“Reaching out to our neighbor with open hearts; sharing God’s blessings with others”—is what we strive to live by and demonstrate every day.
https://www.firstpresmorrison.org/

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Franklin Creek Conservation Association
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FRANKLIN GROVE, IL

Franklin Creek Conservation Association's mission is to care for the natural areas of Franklin Creek for current and future generations. As the “friends” group to the Franklin Creek State Natural Area, Franklin Creek Conservation Association operates the Grist Mill as our Welcome and Education Center, preserves the land through stewardship, and engages visitors at public events.
https://www.franklincreekconservation.org/

Franklin Grove Area Historical Society Chaplin Creek Village
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FRANKLIN GROVE, IL



Franklin Grove Public Library
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Fulton Elementary School PTO
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FULTON, IL

FES PTO was organized to promote and enhance the educational experience for every child. Our goal is to improve the quality of education provided and enrich the school environment through volunteerism, financial and organizational support.

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Fulton High School
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FULTON, IL

Fulton High School is located in Whiteside County in Fulton, Illinois. We are located along the Mississippi River and serve students in grades 9-12
https://www.riverbendschools.org/

Fulton Kiwanis
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FULTON, IL

Fulton Kiwanis is a community organizations that is committed to serving the young people and families in Fulton, IL. Our Kiwanis organization often uses volunteers to help with events. We also work closely with the high school through the Key Club.

Fulton Police Department
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FULTON, IL

The Fulton Police Department is an 8 member department, tasked with enforcing the laws of the city and state within the city limits of Fulton, IL.

Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois
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FREEPORT, IL

Help Girl Scouts dream big. Change-makers. Trailblazers. Explorers. We’re talking about Girl Scouts, of course, but we’re also talking about the people who become Girl Scout volunteers. Just like the Girl Scouts they guide, volunteers lead with their hearts and bring a playful sense of curiosity to everything they do. Whatever their unique skills or interests, volunteers help Girl Scouts unlock their limitless potential and make a lasting difference in the world.
https://www.girlscoutsni.org

Greencastle of Sterling
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STERLING, IL

We are an Independent Living Center for Seniors.

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Harvest Time Bible Church
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Our church's mission is seeing everyone Lord God, Love People and doing something about it. We want to impact or community by helping meet real needs that people have in our community.
https://www.htbc.church

Immanuel Lutheran Church Dixon
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DIXON, IL

We are responsible for ourselves. For our own growth. God will begin to use us. Ultimately, God reaches others by using us – each of us – as his instruments of grace. The “Church” is the assembly of people God has called out for special service. In particular, this special service is the sharing of the good news that God, the creator of the universe, is present and that God does love you, cares about you, wants to play a major role in your life, and desires you to play a major role in the building up of His kingdom here and now. - Pastor David Schweppe. Our Principals: We grow in our relationship with God in Christ We love and care for people. We live with a generous spirit. We welcome all people and build authentic relationships. We serve as Christ for each other and our neighbors. We partner with others in God's work. We have services available in audio/visual department, with our property community, with our youth staff, and with clerical. Many more opportunities will arise as the year progresses so keep coming back.
https://www.ilcdixon.org

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Immanuel Lutheran Church ELCA Rock Falls
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Immanuel is a community of faith striving to serve with love, hope & faith!
https://immanuelrockfalls.org/

Jubilee Bible Camp
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HARMON, IL

Jubilee Bible Camp is located 15 minutes south of Dixon. We are a new and exciting camp ministry, but we have a lot of work to do to get the buildings and property back up to standards for campers. Come help us paint, clear trees and brush, and prepare for camp!
https://www.jubileecamp.org

KSB Hospital
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DIXON, IL

KSB Hospital is located in Dixon, Illinois
https://www.ksbhospital.com

Lee County Farm Bureau Foundation
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AMBOY, IL

The mission of the Lee County Farm Bureau Foundation is to encourage and fund ag related educational opportunities for the youth of Lee County. Volunteers will assist in preparing materials used in Agriculture in the Classroom lessons in area elementary and middle schools. Volunteers may also assist with special event activities such as fundraiser efforts and the 5th grade Ag Expo.
https://www.lcfbfoundation.org

Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center LOMC
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OREGON, IL

LOMC is a retreat center started in 1974 and open to religious and non-religious (secular) groups of all types from schools, churches, scouting, family reunions and crafting groups. LOMC has over 600 acres just outside of Oregon, IL with prairie, forest, wetlands and numerous flora and fauna throughout. Groups enjoying staying overnight or just coming out for a day. In the summer we host overnight summer camps for children and youth drawing people from all over Illinois. Many volunteer projects would include outdoor activities that involve improving trails and activity areas as well as nature conservation activities such as collecting seeds from native plants.
https://www.lomc.org

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
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STERLING, IL

We are a Community Behavioral Heath Facility providing services to individuals ages birth and up. We provide mental health services as well as services for those struggling with addiction and substance misuse. Additionally, we provide education about mental health and substance use to youth, adults and families.
https://www.lssi.org

Lyndon Area Historical Society
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LYNDON, Il

Here at the Lyndon Area Historical Society we are Bridging the past with the future. We preserve and archive Lyndon’s historical assets. We provide use of our facility to the public and support literacy through our Free Little Library.
https://lyndonareahistoricalsociety.org/

Maggie and Amos Foundation
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CHANA, IL

The Maggie & Amos Foundation is a 501(c)(3) foundation, established to memorialize the lives of Maggie and Amos (Rosko) Meyer through charitable donations and scholarships. We host a one day event that includes a 5k, silent auction, street dance, food trucks, bags tournament, and kids zone.
https://www.facebook.com/maggieandamos

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Milledgeville Mens Club
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MILLEDGEVILLE, IL

We are the Milledgeville Men's Club located in Milledgeville, IL.

Milledgeville Public Library
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MILLEDGEVILLE, IL

We are the local public library in Milledgeville. We offer books, DVDs, audiobooks on CD, games, puzzles, and much more for checkout. We offer programs for all ages throughout the year, but particularly during the summer.
https://milledgevillelibrary.org/

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Morrison American Legion
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MORRISON, IL

The American Legion Post 328 in Morrison supports, trains, performs or is involved with: Our local Scout Troops, The “Support our Troops” Program, Flags placed on 1,000+ Veterans graves for Memorial Day (and retrieved), The American Legion National Emergency Fund, Flag Etiquette Education and Training to our Youth, Wreaths Across America for the County in Albany IL, State and County Legislative Affairs for Veterans Benefits, Annual Jr High School “American Legion Patriotism” Award, Annual College Scholarship awarded to a High School Senior, Twelve to fifteen Veteran Honors Funerals performed annually, Whiteside Composite Squadron (GLR-IL-334) of the Civil Air Patrol, The “Gift to the Yanks” Program for Veterans residing in Nursing Homes, and Burning of Flags that are no longer a fitting emblem for display pursuant to United States Flag Code, Title 4, Section 8k
https://www.morrisonamericanlegion.org

Morrison High School
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MORRISON, IL

Our school community is dedicated to providing our students with a well-rounded educational experience. While the core curriculum is provided for all students, we believe that it is critical to provide leadership opportunities, character education, and exposure to the technologies in order to prepare students to compete with their global counterparts. We encourage you to visit our beautiful school and see that we are a school committed to all children, with a college and career focus. You will find that this is a vibrant and engaging community of teachers and learners.
https://morrisonschools.org

Morrison Junior High School
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Morrison Lions club
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MORRISON, IL

Our main emphasis is to help the visually and hearing impaired. We also do many projects to enhance and improve our community.
http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/morrison/contact.php

Morrison Rotary Club
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MORRISON, IL

The Morrison Rotary Club provides $3,000 in scholarships to MHS students annually. We also sponsor the annual Harvest Hammer and other events to raise funds to support activities in Morrison.
https://www.morrisonrotary.org

Mt Morris Loaves and Fish food pantry
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MT. MORRIS, IL

Food pantry serving Ogle county.
https://www.loavesandfishmm.com

Mt Morris Senior Center
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MT. MORRIS, IL

The Mt. Morris Senior Center provides activities and services for Senior Citizens and the Community. We use volunteers for many of our fundraisers as well as different events we put on.
https://www.mmseniorcenter.com/

New Bedford Christian Church
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Newman Central Catholic High School
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STERLING, IL

Newman Central Catholic High School is a small Catholic high school located in Sterling, Illinois. We have students from the following areas Oregon, Amboy, Dixon, Polo, Sterling, Rock Falls, Bureau Valley and Morrison. Newman will have opportunities for students to participate in community service such as working concessions at sporting events or other events that Newman may host.
https://www.newmancchs.org/

Odell Public Library
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MORRISON, IL

The Odell Public Library will provide access to information in various formats to inspire life-long learning. The library will strive to meet the needs of the community of Morrison for education, enlightenment, public space, and entertainment.
http://www.odellpubliclibrary.com

Ogle County Fair
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OREGON, IL

We are the Ogle County Fair. The fair may only be one week per year (dates vary but end of July - beginning of August), but we have other events on the grounds during other times of the year. There is also year-round maintenance needed.
https://www.oglecountyfair.com

Open Door Community Church
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STERLING, IL

Located across the street from Challand Middle School, our mission is to encourage people to reflect Jesus and serve others. We have volunteer opportunities available in childcare, teaching Sunday School to children, being part of the worship team on stage, or helping to run things behind the scenes on the computer and sound board. Most volunteer opportunities take place on Sunday mornings with our worship service, but there will be additional opportunities from time to time during the week, as well. We're a welcoming community that can't wait to partner with you!
https://www.opendoorcommunity.church

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Open Sesame Childrens Learning Centers
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DIXON, IL

Open Sesame is the largest Child care provider in the Sauk Valley area. We currently have 4 sites that we have children located in, our Main site, Lincoln School site, Sterling Site and Bright Beginnings. We service children six weeks to 12 years of age. Our Teachers concentrate on the social emotional, along with cognitive development of the children. Our mission is to expose the children to many different aspects of our community and everyday life. We are a Non Profit that has been in business for over 45 years.
https://www.facebook/dixonopensesame

Pam Sorg Mt Carroll Chamber of Commerce
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MOUNT CARROLL, IL

The Mount Carroll Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to promoting the community and the local businesses. We hold many family-oriented events throughout the year free of charge manned by volunteers.
https://mtcarrollil.org

Pass The Love
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WALNUT, IL

We are a nonprofit resale/thrift store that receives donations of gently used items, as well as donations of items from a Walmart DC, which we then sell in order to support local youth programs in our district as well as funding a college scholarship. In the past two years we have donated money and or items to the Walnut library, the Walnut park district, the Bureau Valley high school Drama department, the Bureau Valley Scholastic Bowl team, the home ec and art departments as well as supporting a personal hygiene “pantry” for students…just to name a few. We simply would not thrive without volunteer support!
https://m.facebook.com/passtheloveWalnut/

Pats Table
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PROPHETSTOWN, IL

Pat’s table is a donation and community volunteer mission of one + home cooked meals/month to a local & diverse community, tho we are small & church based the meal is completely free to anyone who visits. EST. in 2013, in memory of Pat Stewart over 33,000 meals served.

Penguin Project of the Sauk Valley
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STERLING, il

We are a nonprofit theater program for kids and young adults with special needs. We use mentors ages 13-23 who volunteer to work alongside our actors and assist them on learning their lines, choreography, and performing on stage. Our mentors give our actors a chance to shine one stage, and share their talents! For a lot of our actors this is the first time they have been given this opportunity. We CAN NOT do this show with our mentor volunteers, so they are very important to the running of our program.
https://www.penguinprojectsv.com

Polo CUSD 222
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POLO, IL

Polo Schools have a variety of volunteer opportunities. Please inquire for more information.
https://home.poloschools.net/

Polo Public Library District
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POLO, IL

The Polo Public Library offers a vast array of programs for all ages to enjoy and participate in.
https://www.pololibrary.org

Polo Town and Country Days
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POLO, IL

We are the organization in Polo that assists with community activities. We are the ones who arrange for the festival on Father's Day weekend to commence. We like to give to the community.

Prophetstown Area Historical Society
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PROPHETSTOWN, IL

The purpose of the Prophetstown Area Historical Society is to help our citizens in emphasizing the need of locating, collecting and preserving historical materials and information. Our primary goal is educating the public about our shared history through the use of these materials. Growth and development are inevitable, but keeping a piece of the way we were is important for our heritage. Our historical society preserves the legacy of our ancestors, commemorates local heroes, and preserves historic architecture. The historical richness of our building holds keys to our community and reminds us of where our roots are.

Prophetstown Fire Protection District
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PROPHETSTOWN, IL

Prophetstown Fire Protection District provides fire and ambulance service to Prophetstown, Lyndon and Hooppole. The district also encourages community outreach through fund raising activities and providing a first aid tent during Prophetstown's 4th of July celebration. Our department depends on the commitment from community volunteers to ensure the continuity of the organization.

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Prophetstown High School
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PROPHETSTOWN, IL

Prophetstown High School
https://plt3.org

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Prophetstown Proud
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Reagan Middle School
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DIXON, IL

Reagan Middle School is a 6th-8th grade school in Dixon IL.
https://rms.dps170.org/o/rms

Resthave Home of Whiteside County
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MORRISON, IL

Resthave is a Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facility. It is a Christian based facility and was founded by our local churches 60 years ago. Our mission is to provide compassionate care while promoting human wholeness in a home-like atmosphere.
https://www.resthave.org

River Bend Middle School
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FULTON, IL



Rock Falls Chamber
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Non-profit organization based on growth, connections and community.
https://www.rockfallschamber.com/

Rock Falls Tourism
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Rock Falls Tourism's mission is to generate awareness and create a positive economic impact by marketing The Greater Rock Falls, IL area as a regionally, nationally, and internationally recognized year-round preferred tourist destination. The fundamental mission of Rock falls Tourism is to develop economic prosperity & vibrant growth for the local economy through promoting and marketing the Greater Rock Falls. By developing quality marketing programs and events, Rock Falls Tourism will attract overnight lodging visitors and stimulate economic development and growth.
https://visitrockfalls.com/

Rock River Christian Camp
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POLO, IL

We are a Christian Camp that is open all year round. We have just under 100 acres to take care of. We have about 30 buildings and lots of projects. We look forward to the opportunity to have you come help work on a variety of projects at our camp.
http://www.rockrivercc.com/

Rock River Valley Self Help Enterprises
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STERLING, IL

We are a sheltered workshop which allows individuals with disabilities to be able to work.

Rotary Club of Walnut Glenn Carl and Mary Beach
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WALNUT, IL

Rotary International and the Rotary Club of Walnut are committed to then motto "SERVICE ABOVE SELF". In that vein, each year we hold numerous fundraisers to raise money for local community programs, schools and other charitable organizations. Furthermore, we host several events recognizing the efforts of people and organizations in our community.

Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce
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STERLING, IL

The SVACC is a pro business organization that exists to help the business community and the Sauk Valley thrive. we exist to be a catalys for growth, a convener for leaders and influencers, and a champion for stronger communities.

Sauk Valley Foodbank
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STERLING, IL

Sauk Valley Foodbank serves 35 food pantries in the Sauk Valley. We supply food at a discounted amount for pantries to be able to give out to the community that they serve. On Saturdays we serve the public in the Sauk Valley with our Parking Lot Pantry Day. We give free food to the public only on this day.
https://saukvalleyfoodbank.org/

Sauk Valley Unite
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STERLING, IL

Sauk Valley UNITE is a summer work camp where we paint the exterior of homes of citizens in need. This is a local mission trip, so instead of traveling far away to help others in need, we stay right here in the Sauk Valley. This is a 3 day camp where teens ages 8th grade through senior in high school spend the night at Bethel Reformed Church in Sterling while also painting homes, worshipping, and having fellowship with other teens. We use the Dues Center across the street for showers and swim nights. We feed you all the meals you need and have a snack shack available for you to purchase all your hungry snacking needs. This camp will count 24 hours of community service. If you sign up for this camp, you are expected to fully participate in the entire 3 day camp. There will be limited volunteers spots open. Registration for the 2022 UNITE is already closed and full. This will be an option for the 2023 UNITE.
http://saukvalleyunite.org

Sauk Valley Voices of Recovery
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DIXON, Il

The Sauk Valley Voices of Recovery, SVVOR, is a non-profit RCO (Recovery Community Organization) created to advocate for recovering people in Lee, Whiteside and Ogle counties in Illinois.
https://www.svvor.org/

Sawmill Museum
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CLINTON, IA

Museum in Clinton, Iowa that serves families, birthday parties, and travelers of all ages.
http://www.thesawmillmuseum.org

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Serenity Hospice and Home
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OREGON, IL

Serenity Hospice & Home offers care to the terminally ill and their families. This encompasses the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of the family unit with an emphasis on the desires of the patient and family. Serenity Hospice & Home believes that living continues until the moment of death and our focus is on promoting optimal living through this final journey of life.
https://www.serenityhospiceandhome.org

St Andrew Catholic School
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ROCK FALLS, IL

We are a Catholic Elementary school Pre-8th grade located in Rock Falls, IL. Fundraising is vital to the success of St. Andrew School. We rely heavily on these funds to support our operating budget. Through the active participation of school families and volunteers, we expect to attain our yearly goal for the 2022-2023 school year. To help us accomplish this goal we plan various fundraisers through out the school year.
https://www.standrewsgradeschool.org

Sterling High School
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STERLING, IL

Sterling High School is the largest high school in the Sauk Valley Area, serving approximately 1050 students in Sterling, IL. Its picturesque campus is located at 1608 4th Avenue and serves its students with nationally recognized academics, a state renowned fine arts program, and championship level athletics.
https://www.sterlingpublicschools.org/o/shs

Sterling Noon Rotary Club
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STERLING, IL

Rotary International is the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio under the motto Service Above Self. Sterling Noon Rotary Club meets every Tuesday at Noon at the YWCA in Sterling. Everyone is welcome to attend a meeting!
https://www.sterlingilrotary.com/

STERLING OPTIMIST CLUB
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STERLING, IL

We serve the children of our community by fundraising for youth activities and organizations
https://www.optimist.org

Sterling Park District
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STERLING, IL

The Sterling Park District provides exceptional parks, facilities and programs to enhance the quality of life and overall wellness within our community. We offer diverse, year-round activities for all ages and abilities. Our facilities are constantly evolving to provide the community with the best resources available. Visit sterlingparks.org to learn more.
https://www.sterlingparks.org

Sterling Rock Falls Family YMCA
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STERLING, IL

The Sterling-Rock Falls Family YMCA focuses on healthy living, youth development and social responsibility. We offer a wide variety of programs from child care, youth sports, fitness programming and family events.
https://srfymca.org/

Sterling Schools Foundation
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STERLING, IL

The Sterling Schools Foundation works to provide the Sterling Public School system with additional program funding to go above and beyond what taxpayers provide. SSF also serves as the alumni relations entity for Sterling High School.
https://www.SterlingSchoolsFoundation.org

Sterling Township
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STERLING, IL

Sterling Township is a local unit of government. We provide assistance with basic needs such as rent and utilities to those who qualify. We are also responsible for the maintenance of Riverside Cemetery.
http://www.sterlingtownship.com

St Mary Church
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STERLING, IL

We are a nonprofit Catholic Church providing faith to our community. We are committed to bringing families together and striving to give hope and unity to our youth.
https://www.stmarysterlingil.org

St Mary Elementary and Jr High School
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DIXON, IL

St. Mary Elementary and Jr. High School rolls out the red carpet for their students.
http://www.stmarysdixon.org/

St Marys School
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STERLING, IL

St. Mary's School is a Catholic elementary school that serves approximately 200 students in Sterling, IL. We serve students in grades PreK-grade 8. We provide before and after school accommodations for students and extracurricular activities. Volunteer opportunities would be appreciated with our after-school program, concession stands assistance, and set up and clean up of community activities that we may host. In Jesus' name we pray, teach, learn and serve.
https://smsterling.org/

St Paul Lutheran Church
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STERLING, IL

St. Paul is a church dedicated to serving our community and making a place for everyone, regardless of gender, race, or socioeconomic status to feel welcome and part of the family. We are a community made up of people of all ages who love to do activities and learn together. We serve our community through our play ground and many ministry programs.
https://stpaulsterling.com/

SVCC Impact Program
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DIXON, IL

The SVCC Impact Program will harness the collective power of Sauk Valley partners and communities to create an effective, supportive, sustainable path for students to pursue a college education and achieve career success through lifelong learning, public service and economic advancement. SVCC’s earned-tuition program provides eligible students, who graduate within the Sauk district, the opportunity to earn tuition and fees for up to three years at SVCC, or until they earn their certificate or degree— whichever comes first.
https://www.svcc.edu/impact

Teen Turf
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AMBOY, IL

The purpose of Teen Turf is to provide a facility in which youth can gather in a safe and wholesome environment, with parental supervision. The goal of Teen Turf is to focus on the family and provide after-school tutoring, counseling, and mentoring, positive role models and to strengthen the family values by focusing on the family.
https://www.facebook.com/teenturf/

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The Next Picture Show
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DIXON, IL

The Next Picture Show (TNPS)Fine Arts Center is a 501c3 non-profit organization located at 113 W. First Street, in Dixon, Illinois. Built in 1854, TNPS opened its doors in 2004. TNPS consists of a fine arts gallery that hosts a new art exhibition approximately every six weeks, drawing artists from around the Midwest. This space also conducts small musical concerts and is available for special event rentals. The lower level is the creative space for art classes and smaller art exhibitions.
http://www.nextpictureshow.org

The Salvation Army
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STERLING, IL

The Salvation Army has opportunities to volunteer. From yard work to food pantry there are things that need done. During Christmas season we have bell ringing opportunities.

Thomson Fire Department
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THOMSON, IL

We are the fire and ambulance department for the Thomson Fire Protection District.

Too Good To Pass Resale Store
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WALNUT, IL

Too Good To Pass Resale Store is owned/managed by Better Families Community Care, a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Our mission is to provide social services and tangible resources to the community of Walnut, and we do a great deal of good in the community by giving back in the forms of youth scholarships, and building a stronger Walnut community through infrastructure development and affordable housing projects. While volunteering at our resale store, students are expected to assist with the processing of clothes, and the sorting of community-wide donations in accordance with the spring, summer, fall, and winter seasons. Student volunteers are allowed to contribute by utilizing their respective skills. There are numerous opportunities for art projects (refurbishing and/or staining tables and cabinets), marketing (creating flyers and brochures), decorating the store in preparation for Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Fourth of July, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and other Holidays. Students are also allowed to work the cash register, and to perform a wide variety of tasks based on their personal preference, while enjoying the benefits of personal growth and scholarship opportunities.
https://www.betterfamilies.net

Tri County Opportunities Council Head Start
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Our comprehensive child and family development program promotes self-esteem, self-confidence, and school readiness for children ages 0-5. In this area we have classrooms located in Sterling, Polo, Dixon and Oregon.
https://tcochelps.org

United Way of Lee County
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DIXON, IL

United Way of Lee County unites people and resources to improve lives and build a stronger community. United Way works with over 30 partner agencies to build a healthy, safe, and respectful community where individuals, families, and groups live together and prosper.
https://unitedwayofleecounty.org/

United Way of Whiteside County
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STERLING, IL

United Way of Whiteside County is a local social impact organization on a mission to make our community stronger. We envision a collaborative community where all can succeed and thrive. That’s LIVING UNITED.
https://uwwhiteside.org/

University of Illinois Extension
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STERLING, IL

As part of the Land Grant system, the University of Illinois was established not only to provide world class education and pioneer research and discovery, but to put learning and discovery into practice, to benefit the health and well-being of residents and communities in every part of Illinois. Locally, Illinois Extension provides programming opportunities in 4-H Youth Development, Family and Consumer Sciences, Horticulture, Community Economic Development, and SNAP-Ed.
https://extension.illinois.edu/clw

Village of Tampico
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TAMPICO, IL

We are a community with opporunities for you to volunteer and earn hours, from events to helping maintain Village properties.
https://www.tampicoil.com/

Walnut Chamber of Commerce
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WALNUT, IL

The Walnut Chamber of Commerce takes a leadership role in promoting Walnut, Illinois, through active civic participation to enhance the economic well-being and improve the business climate of the community. Volunteer opportunities would be: Walnut Days, Fall Fest on Main, Christmas Open House, Sub Sandwich Fundraiser, etc.
https://www.walnutillinois.com

Walnut Public Library District
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WALNUT, IL

Walnut Public Library District provides popular, high-interest materials in various formats that meet the recreational, educational, and personal needs of the patrons in the community. Special emphasis is placed on supporting patrons at various stages in life. All patrons' interest and enjoyment in reading and writing will be a priority as well as more attention will be paid to continued development of the entire population served. Materials and programs shall be selected with regards to the varying age differences of the public to provide opportunities to stimulate everyone's interests. Our library is currently working towards providing monthly programming opportunities for all ages levels.
https://www.walnutpubliclibrary.org

West Carroll High School
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SAVANNA, IL

As the West Carroll High School Counselor, I am often the frontrunner for volunteer opportunities within the communities of Savanna, Mt. Carroll, Thomson, and surrounding areas. I would like to be able to expand our volunteer opportunities to reach more students outside of National Honors Society and Servant Leadership- and I believe partnering with the impact program would give us access to more volunteers.
https://hs.wc314.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=2135777&type=d&pREC_ID=2363000

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Whiteside County Senior Center
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STERLING, IL

The Whiteside County Senior Center, a place with programs and activities geared toward seniors, but also a place for the whole community. Here you can enjoy a meal with friends, play Bingo, Price is Right, pool or cards, book club, travel club, bible study, exercise, parlor trips , and technology education! This would be a great chance for you to be a grandchild to a senior that needs up learning technology.
https://wc-seniorcenter.org/

Wierenga Heritage Canyon
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FULTON, IL

We are a volunteer group that helps keep the Heritage Canyon clean and thriving. There are a lot of chores that need help with at the canyon, such as: cleaning buildings, weeding and trimming, as well as some small projects that the crafters plan to do. The crafters have plans coming up this year for painting inside the buildings and could use some help. There is always a need for help at the events too.

Wings Over Whiteside
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ROCK FALLS, IL

Sponsor of the Wings Over Whiteside Air Show
https://www.wingsoverwhiteside.com

Woodlawn Arts Academy
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STERLING, IL

Woodlawn Arts Academy is an educational institution, which strives to live by its motto- Where the Arts are for EVERYONE! We offer year-round, quality arts programming opportunities to all ages in all disciplines such as visual art, music, theatre, dance, education, culinary, and much more. Our programs are taught by dedicated, educated, and experienced staff members. We also continue to grow and reach more individuals, through our many classes, events, outreach programs and arts-based Preschool Program.
https://www.woodlawnartsacademy.com

Wyanet Community Club
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WYANET, Il

We are committed to volunteering to our small town thru activies and programs.

YWCA of the Sauk Valley
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DIXON, IL

YWCA- Mission, Eliminating Racism, Empowering Women!
https://www.ywsauk.org