Mission Statement:

Our mission is to enhance the lives of people with intellectual disabilities by matching them with college student volunteers in a mutually enriching friendship .

Upcoming Events


Where Hope Grows Movie Night

Friday, 3/4/16
Krasa Presentation Room

It's a Slam Dunk to End the Word- Basketball Game

Friday, 4/1/16
Rice Center

Buddies Walk

Saturday, 4/23/16
Benedictine University


Executive Board:


President: Lauryn Ligocki

Vice President/ Activities Coordinator: Katie Conklin

Membership Coordinator: Emily Bolton

Treasurer: Jonathan Greziovski

Public Relations Coordinator: Max Quinines

Associate Member Coordinator: Arth Bhansali

Advisor: Father David Turner

General Body Meetings for Spring 2016


Day of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 12:20pm-1:20pm

Location: Kindlon 026

How Often?: Bi- Weekly (2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month)

For more information contact the Coordinator of Student Involvement

Daniel Turano

Student Life

" Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other" —John F. Kennedy


Student Life

Marco Masini, Associate Vice President
Phone: (630) 829-6124
Fax: (630) 829-6348
E-mail: mmasini@ben.edu

Luba Baranivsky, Assistant to the VP
E-mail: lbaranivsky@ben.edu

Krasa Student Center, Room 175
5700 College Road Lisle IL, 60532
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m