Bear Family McDonald’s Volunteers!

As a family owned operation, we value family, togetherness, and community no matter where we are!  That is why we always try to help and give back to those that we serve our great food too everyday! Our organization is dedicated to having our employees reach out and work with community organizers whenever there is an opportunity!

This year we have set the goal of 1,000 hours of volunteer service! Help us keep track by coming back to this page and seeing how we are doing meeting our goal!  If you have a way that we can work with you and your organization to help us reach our 1,000-hour goal, please let us know by filling out the form below and someone from our team will get back to you as soon as possible!

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Volunteer Hours So Far For 2018

How We Have Helped:


Sherman Hospital (Elgin, IL) – 50 hours minimum for the year

CDH (Winfield, IL) – 50 hours minimum for the year

Northwest Community (Arlington Heights) – 4 hour minimum shift, 6 months at least (100 hours)

Animal Shelters

Anderson Animal Shelter (South Elgin, IL)

The Buddy Foundation (Arlington Heights, IL)

Food Pantry

Food for Greater Elgin (Elgin)

Northern Illinois Food Bank (Geneva)

Homeless Shelter

PADS of Elgin

PADS of Dupage County

BEDS Plus (Lagrange)

Habitat for Humanity (Elgin)

Gigi’s Playhouse – Down Syndrome Achievement Centers

Hoffman Estates – Help support the children during activities by helping set up for and take down decorations for events as well as interacting directly with the children and fundraising.

NSSEO – Northwest Suburban Special Education Organization

Mount Prospect – An organization that supports schools within multiple districts for children with special needs.  Get involved through fundraising, special events or direct contact with students. No experience necessary.

Community Work

Village of South Elgin

City of Elgin

Village of Wheeling

Village of Norridge

Village of Morton Grove

Village of Lombard

Village of Niles