Volunteer

Exciting opportunities for volunteers to spend time with Libenu residents. Activities might include trips to the park, X-box, guitar, cooking, or just hanging out and having fun. Background check and training required. High school student? Earn chessed hours for your time. Here are some specific volunteer positions we’re looking to fill:

Educator
Looking for a volunteer to give an ongoing shiur to the young men of the Libenu Home.

Musician / Music Teacher
Looking for a volunteer to provide ongoing musical programming for Libenu Home Residents.

Grant Writer
Looking for an experienced grant writer to help raise money for Libenu.

Newsletter
Looking for individuals to help with the Libenu newsletter. Areas include writing, layout, distribution, and graphic design.

Friend
Come to the house just have hang out with the Libenu residents.

Shabbat and Holiday Meals and Parties
Host get-togethers at your house for a handful of wonderful residents

Hire a Resident
There are many reasons and advantages to hiring an individual with disabilities to work for you. Check out this article to learn more!

Young Leadership Board
Join the group of dynamic leaders at the forefront of inclusion and caring in Chicago. Monthly social activities with our residents, Shabbat meals and holiday parties.

Sound fun? Email us if you are interested in helping, or joining our email list to learn about additional opportunities.

 

 

 

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About Us

Providing opportunities for Jewish adults with developmental disabilities to live independent, meaningful lives as respected members of the Jewish community.

5 ways to get involved this holiday season

1. Host a shabbat or holiday meal and invite a few friends from Libenu
2. Come on over for an after school or work activity like baking or basketball
3. Join our young leadership board to plan events
4. Host a parlor night in your home to help us fundraise
5. Volunteer at the Lev Chicago Respite Program- opening soon!

Contact Metuka metuka@libenufoundation.org

Check out the Shared Hearts Music Video