Fuller Center Hero Project-Lake County (Waukegan, Ill.)

Fuller Center for Housing Hero Project Lake County

141 S. Genesee St. Suite A

Waukegan, IL 60085

President: Yvette Ewing

312-450-7680

info@fullercenterlakecounty.org

www.fullercenterlakecounty.org

Location:Waukegan, IL
Cost: $100 per person
When: Summer
Work week: Friday-Tuesday
Open for: High Schools, colleges, churches, etc.
Eligible group size: 10-20
Age restrictions: 14+, Younger accepted with parent supervision

Provided
Toilets
Showers
Transportation
Skilled worksite supervision
Community Activities
Continental breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
* RV hookups available at vehicle owner’s expense

Housing: Local church

About Waukegan: We are on the shores of Lake Michigan and just minutes from Chicago, trains, Great America theme park and a 2-mile mall.

ABOUT US: Lake County is located in the northeastern corner of the state of Illinois, on the shore of Lake Michigan. With a population of over 700,000 and 5.70% of the population below the poverty line Hero Project Lake County Fuller Center will be focusing on the renovation of existing homes due to the large number of its housing stock in need of substantial repair. Hero Project Lake County Fuller Center will be working to try to create more homeownership opportunities for low income families.

NEEDS:

  • Committee members
  • Tools
  • Volunteers
  • Financial support