Convoy of Hope Chicago

Convoy of Hope Chicago is a neighborhood partnership between area churches, social, educational, medical agencies and Convoy of Hope, Inc. We are coming together to bring “hope” to families, single moms, underprivileged, unemployed, underemployed, veterans, and homeless within our community on Saturday, August 25, 2018, in the Marquette Park neighborhood of Chicago.

This partnership will activate approximately 1,500 volunteers who will give our guests (estimated at 10,000+) a day of “hope” as they are welcomed into a loving, caring environment that will provide:

- Free on site meal

- Social service /educational helps

- Medical screenings

- Job fair

- Free “Kid’s Carnival”

- Free Hair Cuts

- Free Family Portraits

- Free Shoes for children

- 6,000+ Free Backpacks/school supplies

- PRAYER

- FREE GROCERIES - Convoy of Hope will distribute between 35,000-40,000 lbs of goods to the guests

Please pray for this event!  If you would like to volunteer at the event, please sign up through our website:

https://www.convoyofhope.org/outreach/chicago/


Mobile Homeless Outreach - People Loving People

Join the People Loving People team in its core ministry of faith, hope and love.  Help hand out individual meals, along with prayer, words of encouragement and affectionate love, through our mobile teams that will drive through various neighborhoods in the Southside and Loop areas, seeking for the homeless, hungry and hurting on the streets.  Be ready to pray in faith, extend a compassionate hand, minister in love and be a light of hope to those who are weary living out on the streets.


People Loving People Homeless Outreach - Meal Preparation

Join the People Loving People team in preparing a wonderful meal for the homeless and hungry people of Chicagoland.  We will be creating an individual meal bag to offer to a hurting, hungry or homeless soul through our Mobile Homeless Outreach that goes out immediately after the meals are prepared.  Meals may also be prepared for the ‘PLP In the Park’ event that serves homeless and other guests at a park outreach.


Chefs for the Homeless – People Loving People

Join the People Loving People team in cooking a scrumptious meal for the homeless and hungry people of Chicagoland.  We will be prayerfully preparing dishes for the Mobile Homeless Outreach that goes out the following evening.   Slice bread, dice vegetables, sauté meat, etc., for a great purpose – to shine a light of hope through a meal that will be offered to the homeless on the street.


People Loving People - Worship and Sharing the Word Soup Kitchen

Join People Loving People as we serve meals, the Word and worship music in the North Lawndale community.  Volunteers are needed to serve in the kitchen, help serving the meals, clean up, setup and take down.   Those wanting to use their creative worship gifts are welcome to join the worship praise team through singing, instrument playing, poetry or spoken word.


Mobile Homeless Outreach – People Loving People

Join the People Loving People team in its core ministry of faith, hope and love.  Help hand out individual meals, along with prayer, words of encouragement and affectionate love, through our mobile teams that will drive through various neighborhoods in the Southside and Loop areas, seeking for the homeless, hungry and hurting on the streets.  Be ready to pray in faith, extend a compassionate hand, minister in love and be a light of hope to those who are weary living out on the streets.


People Loving People Homeless Outreach - Meal Preparation

Join the People Loving People team in preparing a wonderful meal for the homeless and hungry people of Chicagoland.  We will be creating an individual meal bag to offer to a hurting, hungry or homeless soul through our Mobile Homeless Outreach that goes out immediately after the meals are prepared.  Meals may also be prepared for the ‘PLP In the Park’ event that serves homeless and other guests at a park outreach.


People Loving People in the Park

Join the People Loving People team for outreach in the park.  Join us as we gather homeless friends and other guests for a time of fellowship, worship music and food.  Volunteers can help with pre-event setup, post event take-down and clean up.  Or they can help through cooking (barbeque) or serving food to the guests.  We also are looking for those wanting to use their creative worship gifts to join the worship team through singing, instrument playing, poetry or spoken word.


People Loving People Homeless Outreach - Meal Preparation

Join the People Loving People team in preparing a wonderful meal for the homeless and hungry people of Chicagoland.  We will be creating an individual meal bag to offer to a hurting, hungry or homeless soul through our Mobile Homeless Outreach that goes out immediately after the meals are prepared.  Meals may also be prepared for the ‘PLP In the Park’ event that serves homeless and other guests at a park outreach.