Community Partnerships

Community Partnerships

The following organizations partner with O'Neal Elementary School to offer services and supports to our students. If you would like more information about how your organization can get involved with our school, please call us at (847) 888-5266.

 
Northern Illinois Food Bank

The food bank sends backpacks home with some of our students every Friday afternoon with food for the weekend so they can return to school Monday ready to learn. 

 

Junior Achievement

They offer programs to teach our students the basic concepts of business and economics and how education is relevant to the workplace.

 

Second Baptist Church of Elgin

This longstanding partnership provides support to students by mentoring students and helping families that have suffered personal tragedies or are suffering.

 

 

Greater Elgin Family Care Center

The GEFCC held an immunization clinic in August and hosts monthly clinics at the school. They also offer free dental cleanings for students once each year.

 

Gail Borden Public Library

We partner with Gail Borden for our Summer Reading program and they also offer our students library tours. 

 

Boys & Girls Club of Elgin

They provide educational programs and support for our students outside of the school day. 

 

Elgin Police Department

The department is a sponsor for the Girls on the Run program and also provides a ROPE Officer in our community. 

 

Elgin Community College

ECC practicum students volunteer in our classrooms.

 

New City Church

Organizes Holiday Gift Mart, supporting families to provide toys and gifts to their children for the holiday season.

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha

Provides services and donations to support students within the O'Neal community. Backpacks with supplies were given to students during the Back to School Party. Donation to reduce Childhood Hunger by providing snacks during the school day.