66 West

66 West is 39 homes for southwest suburban young adults who have experienced homelessness. In addition to safe housing, onsite professional support is available for the residents to help transition them to stable housing.

Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Host a monthly birthday party
  • Donate household goods to Dale’s Closet at 66 West (see list below)

Bed/bath

  • Pillow (non-allergenic) + pillow protector
  • Shower rug
  • Tooth brush holder

Kitchen

  • Dishware set- 16 piece
  • Silverware set – 20 piece
  • Silverware drawer divider
  • Toaster with 2 extra wide slots
  • Chili pot – 5 quarts
  • Sharp knives – 3 sizes
  • Cutting board
  • Pizza pan and cutting tool
  • 2 cookie sheets
  • Mixing bowl (heavy plastic or glass)
  • Silicone spatula
  • Plastic measuring cups and spoons
  • Glass 2-cup measuring cup
  • Small square glass baking dish

Housekeeping

  • Kitchen wastebasket (must fit under the sink)
  • Laundry detergent
  • Laundry basket
  • Swifter floor mop starter set
  • Broom and dust pan
  • Toilet plunger and brush combo
  • Plastic closet hangers

Good Samaritan Contact:

Organization’s website: http://www.beaconinterfaith.org/YouthHousing