NEW! Best Start for Families Parenting Group

Best Start for Families Parenting Group is a collaboration between Pioneer Center for Human Services and McHenry County Substance Abuse Coalition to provide parenting support and education to expectant parents/parents of babies born substance exposed. Who is being served and … Continued

Pioneer Center Makes Their Podcast Debut!

Pioneer Center has made their podcast debut on The Business Confessional thanks to Matt Sommerfield at Sommerfield Productions. Listen as Ranhdy Leggee, Director of Development and Rhonda Benn, Director of Human Resources talk about Pioneer Center and it’s history, service pillars, programming and fundraising … Continued

Back by Popular Demand: Moonlight & Music

Back by Popular Demand: Moonlight & Music McHenry, IL—Pioneer Center for Human Services has brought back its popular “Ravinia-style” summer fundraiser.  Set for Friday, June 7 from 6:30 to 10:00 pm, this event hosted by the Pioneer Women’s Network boasts … Continued

“Empty Bowls” Fundraiser for Homelessness

  “Empty Bowls” Fundraiser for Homelessness MCHENRY, IL— Pioneer Center for Human Services is hosting their 2nd annual Empty Bowls Art Auction to benefit homelessness on Friday, April 5th, 2019 from 6:00pm-8:30pm at Smith’s Central Garage in McHenry. During the … Continued

McCaleb: New Pioneer Center facility would help in cold

This week’s dangerously cold temperatures offer an important educational opportunity regarding a human services gap in McHenry County that, with support from the community, easily can be filled. While none of us enjoyed the bitter cold temperatures in the negative … Continued

Helping the Homeless with Emergency Shelters

For 30 years, McHenry County PADS along with the generous assistance from church partner sites and volunteers has been able to provide year-long emergency shelter for those experiencing homelessness throughout McHenry County. With the ability to sleep up to 34 people each … Continued