LESSIE BATES DAVIS

NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE

Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House is in a covenant relationship with the United Methodist Women National Office.

1200 NORTH 13TH STREET

EAST ST LOUIS, IL 62205

TELEPHONE: 618 874 0777
FAX: 618 874 0511

“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me” — Mat. 25:35

BECOME A VOLUNTEER AT LBDNH

Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House provides two programs that you can volunteer for:

AMERICORP

Recruits and trains volunteers to provide a broad range of services to youth and families throughout the greater East St. Louis community. Volunteers from the AmeriCorps Program provide Educational Advocacy Services, Tutoring, Computer Technology Training and other support to youth in District 189 and to a broad range of faith-based and public after school programs throughout St. Clair and Madison Counties. AmeriCorps volunteers also operate the Neighborhood House Food Pantry which services more than 5,000 people every month, and provides support services to Homeless Men and Women in the greater East St. Louis community. The volunteers work in more than 50 different sites and serve more than 2,500 children, youth and adults.


  • Funded by the Illinois Department of Human Services. Located at the Continuum of Care Center.

RETIRED SENIOR & VOLUNTEER PROGRAM (RSVP)

The Program provides volunteer opportunities for retired persons in the community. Through this program retired volunteers can make a difference in their own community through volunteering with community action groups, at local day cares or other community sites. Recruits and trains volunteers 55 years of age and older who provide a broad range of community services to more than 25 different organizations. Serves more than 1,000 community residents.


  • Funded by Illinois Department on Aging and National Service. Located at 1200 N 13th Street.

Click here to join our team today​,​ and help us care for all , one family at a time!