One Woman’s Journey To Independence
This summer, thanks to the OCC Big Buddy program, one high school student took a break from the classroom to get a hands-on lesson in construction. It all started when Dick Routsen, Big Buddy mentor, noticed that his neighbors’ shed needed a new roof—and saw an opportunity. "Our neighbors Ken and Mary Jo Krauss, fellow OCC volunteers
Thank you to all who helped us meet the Alfred Bersted Challenge match with $31,625 by June 30! Thanks to generous donations, the foundation will award $25,000 to the Quest program at Warrenville Youth & Family Services (WYFS), improving outcomes for at-risk students and making a positive impact on local youth. Chris, an eighth-grade program participant, says Quest is the
We celebrated the 6th annual Golf, Food & Wine Experience on June 19 at Butterfield Country Club, raising scholarship funds for Transitional Housing, the College Opportunity Program and the Employment Opportunity Center.
2017 Outreach Community Ministries Events April 20 – Outreach Community Center Spring Dinner – Sheraton, Lisle June 19 – Golf, Food & Wine Experience – Butterfield Country Club October 13 – Hearts of Grace Luncheon – venue tbd November 3 – Warrenville Youth & Family Services Fall Dinner – Pipers Banquets December 2, 9, 16
Division: The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream The Outreach Community Center in Carol Stream is a multi-purpose, neighborhood resource center serving a low-income, ethnically diverse neighborhood. Services include counseling, casework, mentoring, community development and after-school programs for children and youth. Responsibilities The Math Teacher is responsible for teaching a classroom of up to