Ways to Help

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Because of the many types of services that Sarah’s Circle provides, we offer a variety of ways for people in the community to help.


We invite you to make general donations, and in-kind donations. Sarah’s Circle is a 501(c)(3) organization, making  your contributions tax deductible. To learn more about donation options, please contact our Development Department at 773.728.1014, ext. 313. Donation details.


There are many different ways for volunteers to make a difference at Sarah’s Circle. If you or your group is interested in volunteer opportunities, please contact Mary NeCastro, Development Assistant, at 773.751.7454.  See Individual Volunteer Opportunities and Group Volunteer Opportunities for descriptions.

Attend an Event

Sarah's Circle hosts two  fundraising events each year and we would love for you to attend! Our annual Winter Walk: a Mile in Her Shoes has been a neighborhood tradition for over 25 years.  Our Beer Fest fundraiser allows guests to enjoy a fun night out while benefitting a great cause. 

Associates Board

Sarah's Circle's Associates Board provides leadership opportunities through volunteerism and philanthropy. Members connect to Sarah's Circle's mission and promote overall support. Interested in becoming a member of the Associates Board? Fill out the online application or  email this application (PDF, 1 page) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Sarah’s Circle offers multiple internship positions. Whether working directly with the women or assisting with the operations of the organization, all Sarah’s Circle interns gain valuable experience working in a service-oriented, not-for-profit environment. To learn more about current intern positions, please contact Emily Riemer, Program Director, 773.728.1014, ext. 304. Internship details.

Privacy Policy

Sarah's Circle knows that you care about how information about you is used and collected. Sarah's Circle appreciates your trust and will not make your information available outside of our organization. See Sarah's Circle's Privacy Policies for details.


Ways to Help

Please visit our Ways to Help page to learn more about the many ways you can directly impact the women of Sarah’s Circle.


Sarah’s Circle is a refuge for women who are homeless or in need of a safe space. By providing life necessities, housing, case management, clinical and social services, we encourage women to empower themselves by rebuilding both emotionally and physically; realizing their unique potential.

Sarah's Circle

4838 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: 773-728-1991

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