May 12, 2018
5272 North Elston Avenue
Dog walking event with TAP-Chicago
Kick off spring with the TAP-Chicago community service team and lend a helping hand/paw to man’s best friends at Chicago Canine Rescue! We will be walking dogs and enjoying the outdoors around the Forest Glen Woods preserve. Space is limited! So sign up ASAP. First timers and experts are welcome.
The Chicago Canine Rescue was founded in 2001 to help find permanent homes for dogs considered too young, old, ill, or have special needs that would otherwise be euthanized at local shelters. There are currently 80 or so dogs at the Rescue that would love to your attention and care!
1. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age. Photo ID is required.
2. Please print and fill out Chicago Canine Rescue’s volunteer waiver form
3. All volunteers must arrive on time at 10:00 am for mandatory orientation and dog handling instructions. No Asian time =P
4. You must register via Eventbrite link below to secure your spot as space is limited
Questions? Please contact Shannon Wen at email@example.com
To learn more about Chicago Canine Rescue, please visit:
To learn more about TAP-Chicago, please visit:
April 21, 2018
10 AM - 1 PM
Rogers Park (for orientation)
After fleeing persecution or war in their homeland, refugees approved for resettlement arrive in the U.S. with nearly nothing. Separated from their families and friends, as they start their lives again in a foreign country, one of their most basic needs is setting up a new home and household supplies. Through Exodus’s Care Pack program, you’ll provide families an assortment of essential items during an in-person visit (1-3 hours) that shows love and hospitality to our refugee neighbors. We have already made some care packs; volunteers are welcome to contribute additional supplies to care packs if they choose.
Registration: Limited space, please register on Eventbrite at https://tapchicagoexodus.eventbrite.com
Getting There: We will first meetup up at a central location in Rogers Park for orientation and then split into various teams and carpool to different houses. More details will be provided for those who register.
Questions? Contact the Organizers
Exodus World Service mobilizes the community to welcome and befriend refugees by connecting volunteers with refugees through practical service projects and equipping leaders to advocate on behalf of refugees. Find out more about Exodus at http://exodusworldservice.org.
Saturday, April 7
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
2141 S Tan Ct (Chinese American service League)
Join TAP as we collaborate with Chinese-American Service League (CASL) in their Saturday morning tea time program! This program helps Chinese immigrants develop their conversational English. Each volunteer gets a vocabulary packet with different dialogues and new words to learn and put to use. Come enjoy a hot cup of tea and warm-hearted conversations as we help one another and give back to the community.
Get your ticket on Eventbrite today!
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bounce Sporting Club, 324 West Chicago Avenue
Come celebrate the new year with new and old friends at TAP-Chicago February Happy Hour on Wednesday, February 28nd at the newest and hottest venue in River North, Bounce Sporting Club!
Bounce opened recently with its unparalleled style and ambiance of a chic nightclub meets the iconic energy of a sports arena known for lively dining, sips, and sports-centered revelry. Bounce Chicago is poised to forever change the Chicagoan definition of a “sports bar” with the delivery of an unmatched entertainment experience. The N.Y. import specializes in big games, allowing customers to enjoy a hip, upscale experience in a hybrid sports bar/nightclub that attracts professional athletes, DJs, and socialites. TAP guests will enjoy appetizers as well as food/drink specials:
$5 House wine, beer, sangria, and wells drinks
$5 Happy Hour Bar Bites including: Wings or strips, Flatbread (truffle mushroom, buffalo chicken, or hot sausage), Fried cauliflower, Fried mutz curds, Smoked chicken nachos, Fried mac & cheese, Truffle cheese tater tots, and House cut bistro fries.
Cost: Free ticket in advance by Wednesday, February 21, $5 afterwards and at the door.
Lisa Mansmith: Leemoozee15@gmail.com
To find out more about Bounce Sporting Club, check out their website: https://www.bouncesportingclub.com/upcoming-chicago/
Saturday, February 17, 2018
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Cornerstone Community Outreach, 4628 N Clifton Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
Cornerstone Community Service Outreach
Join the TAP-Chicago community service team on Saturday, February 17th as we volunteer at the Cornerstone Community Outreach. CCO is committed to addressing homelessness, providing shelter, and serving meals to the city’s underprivileged. The shelter’s doors are open year-round and they serve three meals a day to families and single adults.
Please arrive on time for a brief orientation. We will be tasked with meal prepping and serving meals to the guests at the shelter. We recommend wearing clothing appropriate for the kitchen.We should finish cleaning up no later than 6:30 p.m. The nearest CTA train station is the Wilson Red Line station.
Join us and register today on Eventbrite https://cornerstonecommunity.eventbrite.com
Questions? Contact us
Wally Soriano firstname.lastname@example.org
Yichen Sun email@example.com
Thursday, February 15, 2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
1871 Auditorium in Merchandise Mart
On Thursday, February 15, 2018 join AMOA, 1871, and community partners at the 1871 Auditorium inside the Merchandise Mart as we hear from prominent Chicagoland Asian American leaders and entrepreneurs. The panelists will discuss their journeys to success and offer advice to those seeking to advance their careers or start new businesses. There will be a networking reception following the discussion and Q&A. Light food and beverages, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic, will be served.
Listen to a panel of prominent Asian American business leaders and entrepreneurs as they discuss their journeys to success and offer advice to those seeking to advance their careers or start new businesses. A networking reception with light food and beverages will follow the panel program and Q&A.
Get your ticket here.
Questions? please email: Connie Yip firstname.lastname@example.org