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AARP Experience Corps Volunteers - Fingerprinting Sessions

The following is a guest post from AARP Experience Corps staff member Jake Cashman. The post contains information for volunteers on mandatory background checks.


Attention All Experience Corps Volunteers!

The team at AARP Experience Corps has set up three fingerprinting sessions to help volunteers complete the required CPS criminal background checks. These sessions are only for volunteers who have completed an interview with AARP Experience Corps.

Dates, times, locations, and registration information for fingerprinting sessions are listed below.

Volunteers must bring a valid, unexpired, government-issued photo ID to the fingerprinting session.

West Englewood Library Fingerprinting Session

Date and Time: Friday, August 23rd, 9:30am-12:30pm
Location: Chicago Public Library West Englewood Branch
Address:  1745 W. 63 rd Street, Chicago, IL 60636
 

West Englewood Registration Information
Click here to register for fingerprinting between 9:30am-10:30am on Friday, August 23rd

Click here to register for fingerprinting between 10:30am-11:30am on Friday, August 23rd

Click here to register for fingerprinting between 11:30am-12:30pm on Friday, August 23rd

Public Transportation Information:
Buses:  CTA No. 48: 63 rd and Wood Stop , CTA No. 63: 63 rd and Wood Stop,  CTA No. 9: 63 rd and Ashland Stop
Train:  Green Line: Ashland and 63 rd St. Stop

Logan Square Library Fingerprinting Session

Date and Time:  Wednesday, August 28 th , 10:30am-1:30pm.
Location: Chicago Public Library- Logan Square Branch
Address: 3030 Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, IL 60647

Logan Square Registration Information
Click here to register for fingerprinting between 10:30am and 11:30am on Wednesday, August 28th

Click here to register for fingerprinting between 11:30am and 12:30pm on Wednesday, August 28th

Click here to register for fingerprinting between 12:30pm and 1:30pm on Wednesday, August 28th

Public Transportation information:
Buses: CTA No. 74: Fullerton and Albany/Sacramento Stop,  CTA No. 56: Madison and Wabash Stop
Train: Blue Line: California- O’Hare Stop

Greater Grand Crossing Library Fingerprinting Session

Date and Time:  Friday, August 30 th , 9:30am-12:30pm
Location: Chicago Public Library- Greater Grand Crossing Branch
Address: 1000 E. 73 rd Street, Chicago, IL 60619

Greater Grand Crossing Registration Information
Click here to register for fingerprinting between 9:30am-10:30am on Friday, August 30th

Click here to register for fingerprinting between 10:30am and 11:30am on Friday, August 30th

Click here to register for fingerprinting between 11:30am and 12:30pm on Friday, August 30th

Public Transportation information:
Buses: CTA No. 4: Cottage Grove Stop,  CTA No. 30: South Chicago Stop,  CTA No. 71: 71st/South Shore Stop,  CTA No. 75: 74-75 th  Street Stop
Train: Metra Electric: 75 th Street (Grand Crossing) Stop

If you are unable to attend any of these fingerprinting sessions, please call 312-660-8655 to make alternate arrangements.

All volunteers must be fingerprinted prior to training in September.

AARP Experience Corps is a nonprofit organization devoted to increasing literacy among underserved student populations. Hundreds of volunteers age 50 and older will be recruited to work in 15 Chicago Public Schools, improving the reading skills of students from kindergarten through third grade. The program will launch in October for the 2013-2014 school year. 

Not a volunteer yet, but interested in becoming one?  To find out more, visit www.aarp.org/ecchicago

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