Tabula Rasa Chicago

  • IL


United States

About Us

Mission: Tabula Rasa, Latin for blank slate, will provide a structured, holistic and innovative living environment that will transition at-risk young adults from incarcerated youth to independent contributing members of the community.

Seeking volunteers who are committed to ending recidivism. Individuals who are eager to build relationships with, and believe in young people who are dedicated to turning their lives around.

Tabula Rasa Volunteer Opportunities

Mentor - Mentors are expected to dedicate at least 2 hours a week to assisting their mentee. For example: phone conversations, researching resources, checking in with programs, motivation... Mentors are asked to meet with their mentee at least once every month.

Web Design - prior experience in creating/designing web pages is preferred.

Photography - Photography/Videography is needed at Tabula Rasa events.

Fundraising Mailings – Soliciting Cash Donations Building Community Partnerships – Soliciting goods and services Annual Fundraiser Committee – Planning begins 3/2011

TR Thursday Night - Volunteers will assist with developing a weekly personal development seminar for TR Clients. Booking guest speakers Reminder calls to clients Give a presentation on an appropriate topic

Community Outreach Investigate programs that provide services to our clients Investigate trade programs Investigate educational programs

If you are interested in any of these opportunities or would like to volunteer in another way please contact:

Margi Miranda