Catholic Charities

Organization Address:

26 W. St. Charles Rd.
Lombard, IL 60148

Name and Position of Contact Person:

Joy Newburn, Outreach Support Specialist

Phone Number:

(630) 495-8008 ext. 6547

Email Address:

Website Address:

Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:

Flexible, some programs have weekend hours.

Description of Organization:

We are a faith-based organization providing service to people in need and calling others of good will to do the same.

Catholic Charities provides Emergency Services, Transitional Housing, Counseling, and Shelter to low income and homeless individuals and families.

Description of Service Learner Role:

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet, has three opportunities available:

  1. Clerical Office Support: Students will assist the community services department with scheduling appointments, mailings, meeting preparations, and announcements. They will assist with planning, organizational support and other office duties.
  2. Donation Organizer: Student volunteers will assist with donations at the Lombard office. Donations include clothing, toys, school supplies, diapers, canned food and miscellaneous home goods.


Organization Requirements:

Number of Placements Available:



Contact Information

Career Services
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
(630) 942-2230
Fax: (630) 942-4596

Regular Hours:
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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