Volunteer

Public Service Spotlight

Ravinia’s Reach*Teach*Play
Tuesday June 20, 2017 - Sunday September 17, 2017

Ravinia is North America’s oldest outdoor music festival and they know the value of music education.  Ravinia’s “Reach*Teach*Play” program serves over 75,000 people in underserved communities to ensure that music education is accessible to all.  To learn more about the programs, please visit Ravinia.

Where: Ravinia Outdoor Music Festival
Location: Highland Park, IL
Charity Spotlight

Red Knights Motorcycle Club Charity Ride for Young Burn Victims-RESCHEDULED FOR AUG. 5TH
Tuesday June 27, 2017 - Saturday August 05, 2017

Thanks to Mother Nature (rain), the Red Knights Motorcycle Club was forced to reschedule the 4th Annual Ride for the Kids for Saturday, August 5th. All the money raised will be used to send young burn survivors to camp “I Am Me” with the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance.  It’s for kids ages 8 to 16.  So hop on your bike, head over to Heritage Harley Davidson in Lisle and help send a kid to camp.  For more info, go to Red Knights Motorcycle Club.

The Drive… a Hubbard Radio Chicago, LLC station making a difference in Chicago.
Volunteerism

If you know of an organization you would like to see on wdrv.com, or would like to run a public service announcement on The Drive, please e-mail Susan Wiencek or call us at 312-274-9710 with your event information. To view the public service announcements and volunteer opportunities from specific organizations, select a letter below for all organizations beginning with that letter.

Send us your event and/or organizations information by clicking here.

Upcoming Public Service Announcements

Tuesday June 20, 2017 - Sunday September 17, 2017

Ravinia’s Reach*Teach*Play

Ravinia is North America’s oldest outdoor music festival and they know the value of music education.  Ravinia’s “Reach*Teach*Play” program serves over 75,000 people in underserved communities to ensure that music education is accessible to all.  To learn more about the programs, please visit Ravinia.

Where: Ravinia Outdoor Music Festival
Location: Highland Park, IL

Tuesday June 27, 2017 - Saturday August 5, 2017

Red Knights Motorcycle Club Charity Ride for Young Burn Victims-RESCHEDULED FOR AUG. 5TH

Thanks to Mother Nature (rain), the Red Knights Motorcycle Club was forced to reschedule the 4th Annual Ride for the Kids for Saturday, August 5th. All the money raised will be used to send young burn survivors to camp “I Am Me” with the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance.  It’s for kids ages 8 to 16.  So hop on your bike, head over to Heritage Harley Davidson in Lisle and help send a kid to camp.  For more info, go to Red Knights Motorcycle Club.

Where: Lisle, IL
Location: Heritage Harley Davidson

Thursday July 13, 2017 - Saturday January 6, 2018

Buzzed driving is drunk driving.

If you’re saying things like “I’m probably OK to have one more drink before I drive home,” or “I’m probably OK, I opened the window to stay alert,” you’re not. Probably OK isn’t OK when it comes to drinking and driving.  if you see a warning sign, stop and call a cab, or a car, or a friend.  Buzzed driving is drunk driving.

Where:
Location:

Tuesday July 25, 2017 - Friday August 4, 2017

Red Knights Motorcycle Club Charity Ride-RESCHEDULED FOR AUG. 5TH

Thanks to Mother Nature (rain), the Red Knights Motorcycle Club was forced to reschedule the 4th Annual Ride for the Kids for Saturday, August 5th. All the money raised will be used to send young burn survivors to camp “I Am Me” with the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance.  It’s for kids ages 8 to 16.  So hop on your bike, head over to Heritage Harley Davidson in Lisle and help send a kid to camp.  For more info, go to Red Knights Motorcycle Club.

Where: Heritage Harley Davidson
Location: Lisle

 


Ongoing Public Service Announcements

Thursday June 01, 2017 - Wednesday January 31, 2018

Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving

If you’re saying things like “I’m probably OK to have one more drink before I drive home,” or “I’m probably OK, I opened the window to stay alert,” you’re not. Probably OK isn’t OK when it comes to drinking and driving.  if you see a warning sign, stop and call a cab, or a car, or a friend.  Buzzed driving is drunk driving.

Where:
Location:

Thursday June 01, 2017 - Wednesday February 28, 2018

National Federation of the Blind

That old car is worth more than money to the National Federation of the Blind.  By donating your vehicle, you’re helping the NFB with programs like teaching children to read Braille and providing free white canes to those who need them.  Donate your car or truck and National Federation of the Blind will have it picked up and you’ll get a donor receipt for tax purposes.  Details are at National Federation of the Blind.

Where:
Location: