Q. How much will this training cost me?

A. Excluding the time that you spend upgrading your skills, there is only a $30.00 registration fee per class. 

Q. What's the catch?

A. Trust us, there are no catches. We are a not-for-profit service agency staffed primarily by volunteers who are willing to provide their time as a service to our community.

Q. How do I sign up for a class?

A. To sign up for a class simply call 630.679.6899.

Q. Is there an income qualification to be able receive this training?

A. No. Anyone in need of training will be welcome to receive training.

Q. How long are the classes?

A. Our teaching cycles last two months. Each Computer class meets 2 days a week for 2 hours a day. The Life Skills class meets on Saturdays for 2 hours. Fork lift class requires a week.

Q. How do I qualify to receive food?

A. We only require an Illinois ID or some documentation showing you live in Illinois. We then ask you to donate $10 for the Extension Connection or $20 for the Food Connection. You are not purchasing the food. The food is free, you are helping us to pay the rent.

Q. How do I volunteer?

A. We are always looking for more individuals and groups to partner with us. Call Maryann at 630.679.6897 and let her know your availibility and what you would like to do.