The Ark’s Peterson offices close Feb. 28. We will reopen on Mar. 11 at 6450 N. California Ave. and in Northbrook. Learn more.

Volunteer

Make a Difference

Thanks to the generosity of volunteers, thousands of community members in need are able to receive assistance at The Ark. See below to learn about ways to get involved and do something good for yourself — and your community.

Children & Families

Mitzvah Projects

Adults & Professionals

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Pantry Collection Guide

Community Groups

Corporate Groups

First time volunteer?

Fill our our Volunteer Application here!

“I am proud to be an Ark volunteer. The Ark does so much for the community, and it’s wonderful to give back to those less fortunate than me.”

Volunteer,

Pantry Driver

“I am proud to be a member of the Ark team and happily tell my story about how much the Ark does for the community and how wonderful it is to give back to others less fortunate than we are.”

Volunteer,

Café Ark

“I am proud to be an Ark volunteer and happily tell my story about how much the Ark does for the community and how wonderful it is to give back to others less fortunate than we are.”

Volunteer,

Pantry

“I am proud to be an Ark volunteer, and it’s wonderful to give back to those in the community less fortunate than me.”

Volunteer,

Pantry Volunteer