6450 North California Avenue
Chicago, Illinois, 60645

Sophia Zisook
Director of Volunteers and Outreach
773.681.8982 (Phone)

Description of Organization:

The ARK is a nonprofit social service agency that provides medical care, food and other basic necessities to more than 4,000 families throughout Chicagoland.

Our mission:

To create a safety net for Chicagoland Jews in need by providing vital human services within a framework of Jewish values and laws
To build bridges between volunteers and those in need in our community

Our core values:

To provide a model of unity for all Jews
To operate with high professional standards in accordance with Jewish law
To serve all people with the highest level of dignity and compassion
To help those we serve become self-sufficient
To create a Judaically enriching experience

Bnai Mitzvah Projects or Volunteer Opportunities offered by the organization for children ages 11 - 13:

Learn more about our volunteer opportunities for all ages:

Medical and Legal Volunteers
Adult Volunteers
Young Family Volunteers
Group Volunteers
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Volunteers
Holiday Volunteers

Minimum Age to Volunteer:


Offer family volunteer opportunities?