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ShareFest and some of our partners are sponsoring two events this month. The Job & Resource Fair held July 20th from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm at Shiloh Baptist Church 18101 W. Oak Ave. Lockport, IL. We have a huge variety of positions from local employers as well as I.D.E.S and Workforce Services of Will County. Bring plenty copies of your resume and your desire to be hired!
The second event is July 30th at Fairmont School 735 Green Garden Place from 9:00 am-1:00 pm. We have 20 health/safety partners giving away free food (20+ pallets) free books, home goods, free screenings and testing, free dental cleanings and exams and more for ALL students. We have free children's fingerprinting, Sec. of State's organ/tissue donor program, a presentation on cancer care and preventative measures from Dr. Hamdan from Riverside Health Care and lots of freebies for families. Please share with everyone. We have enough freebies for the whole county!
ShareFest is an annual September festival of sharing & caring. During this time, we unite in compassionate community service to meet the needs within our community. These needs are only met through hundreds of volunteers sacrificing their time, talents, and treasures in compassionate community service. Our model of service to others has proven to be successful involving over 160 organizations and is available for any organization plug into.
On the second Saturday of September, we offer a free reuse/recycling event that allows Will County residents the opportunity to dispose of household hazardous waste, electronics, Styrofoam, and scrap metal and more.
Collections of books, clothes, food, home goods, and items for our troops and pets are gathered in , and then given away or exchanged for free at our "Main Event" held at Spencer School Campus 1711 S. Spencer Rd. the third Saturday in September. At this event, there will also free legal advice from a group of attorneys, Health & Safety Fair including with free screenings and lectures from local health care providers with lots pf freebies and fun for the whole family. Volunteers also go out into the community to complete fix/up and repair projects for seniors, veterans, and those in need as well as a workday project for the Forest Preserve District of Will County. In addition, a Job & Resource Fair is also scheduled on the second Friday. Main Event activities include:
· art exhibition
· blood drive
· book drive /free exchange
· clothes and home goods drive/ free exchange
· collection of items for our troops
· collections for pets
· food drive for our pantries
· health & safety fair
· job & resource fair Click Here for Secrets of Job Interview Questions
· reuse/recycling drive including a hazardous waste collection
· fix-up/clean-up projects for those in need
· workday projects with the Will County Forest Preserve District.
· 9/11 Patriot Day Ceremony
If you would like to be part of the sharing & caring during ShareFest, please contact us 815-342-2199
1 in 7 in our community doesn’t know where their next meal will come from. Please support the The Lincolnway Area, in conjunction with Northern Illinois Food Bank, is hosting a year-round online food drive. Please show your support with a donation that will directly benefit local food pantries. $1 donated = $8 of food! Click HERE to make your tax-deducible donation today! http://nifb.convio.net/site/TR/FoodDrive/General?team_id=2701&pg=team&fr_id=1100