American Cancer Society, Fox Valley Regional Office 143 First St, Batavia, IL60510 The American Cancer Society is a national organization dedicated to supporting those with cancer and eliminating the…More disease. This nonprofit, volunteer-run organization's mission is to save lives. It connects patients and survivors with local transportation and financial assistance. This office serves the Kane, Kendall, DeKalb, McHenry and LaSalle communities. Volunteer opportunites are available.
Batavia RSVP 327 W Wilson St, Batavia, IL60510 Batavia RSVP stands for the Retired Senior Volunteer Program, encouraging retirees to serve the older community through…More various activities. The program started in Batavia in 1988 and is an entirely volunteer-run, non-profit operation. It provides services free to local residents that include meal delivery, transportation to and from stores and installing lock boxes with spare keys, according to the program's website.
Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry 100 Flinn St, Batavia, IL60510 The Batavia Interfaith Pantry has served Batavia and outlying residents since 1981 as a volunteer, non-profit agency.…More Needy families can receive groceries once a month from the downtown facility. The pantry feeds more than 350 families a month with donations and support from multiple area churches.
The pantry is located in a storage building donated by the city that was later renovated and expanded. Pantry volunteers also deliver food to those who qualify yet cannot make it to the pantry. The pantry is a member of the Northern Illinois Food Bank Cooperative.
Batavia Riverwalk Houston St & N Island Ave, Batavia, IL60510 Built over six years and using primarily volunteers, Riverwalk is one of Batavia's proudest and prettiest locations.…More Starting at Houston Street, the path follows the river and ends at the Batavia Government Center. Paddleboats are available for use during the warm months, and in cold months there is an access point for an outdoor ice skating rink when the water freezes. Along the trail are benches, picnic areas, a playground and many sightseeing points of interest.