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True Impact: Inside the Chicago Lights Social Service Center - Speaker view
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
19:04
Hello! Welcome, everyone! Thank you for joining us tonight for our first True Impact: Inside Chicago Lights session with Social Service Center Director Theresa Thornburg.
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
20:01
You're welcome to ask any questions by typing them in the chat here or waiting until the end of the talk.
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
36:35
Wow, that's a $36,000/year salary. Many hourly and entry level jobs probably end up falling short of that.
Kate Melcher
36:37
HOP sounds like a great and important program!
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
37:08
Thank you, @Kate Melcher! It's been an exciting addition.
Charlotte & Alan Bath
47:21
where is the social service center located?
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
47:31
Here is the link Theresa just mentioned for volunteering: https://app.vomo.org/org/fourth-presbyterian-church
Charlotte & Alan Bath
48:38
what are the most needed volunteer roles?
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
48:42
We'll also update the Chicago Lights website with volunteer opportunities as they're available here: https://chicagolights.org/volunteer/#ss
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
49:59
Amazon wish list and more information about the Social Service Center: https://chicagolights.org/social-services/
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
50:20
Thank you for the questions, @Charlotte & Alan Bath!
David Handley
54:16
How do people find about about EDSCC?...the Nigerian, for example.
Theresa Mintle
55:54
Are you hosting volunteer orientation sessions? Is orientation necessary before signing up?
David Handley
57:02
Case Management is quite a professional skill. Do you do most of that? Is interview coaching part of that? Do you have interns from Loyola, or UIC who are working toward their MSW?
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
58:21
Thank you for the question, @Theresa Mintle!
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
59:09
Thank you for the questions, @Dave Handley!
Joi Brooks
01:07:46
What do you mean by "closed group?"
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
01:10:16
Thank you for the question, @Joi Brooks!
Theresa Mintle
01:10:41
You are so inspirational! I look forward to engaging with your programs.
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
01:11:14
Thank you so much, @Theresa Mintle! We look forward to connecting with you!
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
01:12:58
You can learn more about the Chicago Lights Social Service Center on our website here: https://chicagolights.org/social-services/
Ashlyn Lowe
01:13:16
Thank you so much Theresa and team - so inspirational and selfless!! Can’t wait to get more involved in the future!
Charlotte & Alan Bath
01:13:31
looking forward to the other sessions
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
01:13:34
Thank you, @Ashlyn Lowe! So grateful for you too!
Kris Adamik, Chicago Lights Communications
01:13:42
Thank you, @Charlotte & Alan Bath!
Kate Melcher
01:13:43
Thank you for sharing!!