Pioneer Center Joins Newman’s Own Foundation $500K Holiday Challenge

Help Pioneer Center win $150,000 by donating to its CrowdRise campaign Pioneer Center for Human Services has joined the Newman’s Own Foundation $500k Holiday Challenge, a fundraising competition on CrowdRise, the largest crowdfunding platform for good. Newman’s Own Foundation $500k Holiday Challenge … Continued

Pancakes, Pizza and Pasta for Pioneer Center

Both the McHenry Moose Lodge and Polish Legion of American Veterans will be hosting a 12-hour fundraiser to benefit Pioneer Center on Saturday, November 4. At both locations you can find pancakes, pizza and pasta from 8:00 am to 8:00 … Continued

Pioneer Center’s Me Program Ribbon Cutting on Monday

Pioneer Center has transformed and updated its Me Program for individuals with developmental disabilities to have a greater focus on community inclusion and is officially launching its grand reopening off the Woodstock Square on October 30 at 12:00 pm with … Continued

Protect the Future of Your Child With Special Needs

Pioneer Center for Human Services’ Family Connections Group is hosting a Special Needs Workshop on Thursday, November 9 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm.  The workshop, Life Planning for Your Child With Special Needs, is being presented in conjunction with Annette … Continued

Bullying in our Schools, It Happens Here

Every October, schools and organizations across the country join to raise awareness for National Bullying Prevention Month.  The goal: encourage communities to work together to stop bullying and cyberbullying by increasing awareness of the prevalence and impact of bullying on … Continued

SleepOut for Shelter Registration Now Open!

McHenry, IL— Registration is now open for the 8th Annual SleepOut for Shelter event and Pioneer Center for Human Services is looking to the community to help make 2017 a record-breaking year. SleepOut for Shelter is an annual awareness and … Continued

McHenry County PADS Partners With The Monthly Bank

McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center, has partnered with The Monthly Bank to provide menstrual products for individuals who are homeless and utilizing PADS services. “Women experiencing homelessness face many challenges in their day-to-day lives. While food, shelter, … Continued

Family Health Partnership Clinic Brings Healthcare to the Homeless

Family Health Partnership Clinic has partnered with McHenry County PADS, a program of Pioneer Center for Human Services, to bring basic healthcare services direct to individuals experiencing homelessness. Every Tuesday from 1:00 to 3:30 pm, a remote clinic opens its … Continued

Pioneer Center Announces New Board Chair and Vice-Chair

Pioneer Center announces that Dan McCaleb has been named Chairman of the Board of Directors.  McCaleb replaces Michael Moushey who retired from the Board in December 2016. McCaleb, Executive Editor for Shaw Media, first joined the Pioneer Center board in … Continued

Co-CEO Roles to Lead Organization

Pioneer Center is proud and excited to announce the appointment of Sam Tenuto and Frank Samuel as Co-CEOs of the McHenry County based agency. “After appointing Sam as interim Chief Executive Officer in December 2015 and hiring Frank as Chief … Continued