How You Can Help

Many of Naperville Senior Center’s family and friends have asked to help. The toughest part of opening a new business is, “the first two years.” We can always use your help. You can help by:

  • Partnering with Naperville Senior Center through sponsorships and financial donations.
  • Volunteering at Naperville Senior Center
  • Meeting program needs through our Wish List

Donations

Naperville Senior Center Adult Day Services is growing and achieving our mission. Please consider helping us. Donations can be made through PayPal. We also accept credit card, checks, and cash.

Sponsor a senior citizen:

$25 sponsors a senior’s lunch for five days.

 

$50 will sponsor “Talk like a Pirate Day,” or other holiday party.

 

$225 will sponsor a senior up to five hours of adult day services for three days.

 

$425 provides electricity for a month.

 

$725 provides our Center food for two weeks.

 

$1,590 provides operational costs for an entire day of services.

 

Other: $100

 

Other: $500

 

Other: $2,500

 

Please know your generous donation is greatly appreciated. You are helping us get past these start-up struggles and allowing us to continue the good work our Members and their families desperately need.

♥♥♥♥♥ “Prepare to be impressed as soon as you walk in the door. Naperville Senior Center provides a warm caring environment for your loved one. The day is filled with meaningful activities supervised by a staff dedicated to top notch service. From the receptionist at the front desk to the director of fun (Theresa), Pam and Mike have all the bases covered. Once you take the free trial you will be convinced this is the place for your loved one. Both physical and mental activities are provided in a warm caring environment. Kudos to Pam, Mike, Theresa and all of the staff for filling an important need in the community.” ~ John A, Member’s Husband

Donations by check can be mailed to:

Naperville Senior Center
Pamela Cooper, Executive Director
1504 N Naper Blvd., Suite 120
Naperville, IL 60563

Donations by credit card can be made by calling (630) 857-3017.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Consider donating your time and talent

Activity Center Assistant
Individual to visit with seniors, play table games and assist with large group games. Commitment: Flexible Monday-Friday 9:30am-5pm.

Computer Center Assistant
Individuals to assist seniors set-up and update email accounts, their Facebook page and Skype. These tools will help our Members connect with their grandchildren and great grandchildren on a regular basis.  Commitment: Flexible Monday-Friday 9:30am-6pm.

NSC Member Piano; How You Can Help

Member waiting for the piano instructor… and waiting… and waiting…

Lunchtime Assistant
Individual to assist with setting-up tables, serving lunch and cleaning up after lunch (no cooking involved). Commitment: Once a week from 11:00am-2:00pm.

Performing Arts Center Volunteers
Individuals to share musical talents on our instruments including keyboard, drum set, trumpet, and large assortment of percussion items. Participants enjoy sing- a-longs, dancing, rhythm band, performances and listing to a variety of music. Commitment: Flexible. At least once a month.

Pet Visitor
Individual with a pet who enjoys attention and/or can do tricks. Pets must have a current health certificate including shots and not be aggressive. Commitment: Flexible.

Education Leader/Demonstrator
Individual with knowledge of a subject that would interest clients. A 30-40 minute presentation with visual aids. Some of the programs we have experienced include Indonesian Dance Group, Bagpipe recital, Race Car Driver, Photographer, Flower Arranging, Fire Museum Director, Fall Prevention Workshop, Hands-on Art Workshop, and more. Commitment: Flexible.

Wish List:

Gift cards:

  • Amazon
  • Michaels, Hobby Lobby
  • Staples, Office Depot, Office Max
  • Walmart
  • Dollar Store, Dollar Tree
  • Aldi, Jewel, Mariano’s

Office Supplies:

  • Postage stamps
  • #10 Envelopes with self-stick
  • Hanging File Folders
  • Manila Folders
  • Avery Address Labels 8160
  • Copy Paper: 32# Ledger Paper

Program Supplies:

  • Large Folding Tables
  • Dry Erase Markers and Erasers
  • Copier paper – white/colored
  • 12” to 15” round balloons for balloon volleyball & Birthday Parties
  • Colored Washable Markers
  • Craft Supplies of all Types
  • Large Print Word Search Puzzles
  • Card-stock Paper
  • Adult Coloring Books & Pencils

 Kitchen Supplies:

  • Tin foil
  • Zip-lock Baggies
  • Heavy Duty Plastic Cutlery
  • Paper Plates & Bowls
  • Paper Towels

Thank you for any considerations.