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Hello world, we are a small knit team of very passionate people from different walks of life, working together full time for a good cause. And currently we are saving and restoring an 1800s vintage home that was passed down to us, as it was going to ......

  • Country: United States
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We are a couple in our 30s with two sons born October 2015, and February 2017. We also have 20+ farm, pet, or occasionally exotic animals depending on our current resources. We have recently purchased a tiny old farm house on a small plot of land ......

  • Country: United States
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Live the big city life in America! My girlfriend and I (age 30) are busy working professionals and would love to welcome someone to stay and help out at our home in Chicago. We live in a beautiful, luxury high rise in the middle of the city. We ......

  • Country: United States
Middle aged couple in Warrenville, IL (western suburbs of Chicago) looking for friendly people to help with acre of gardens, orchard, and vegetable beds. We are very friendly, flexible, and open to many things. I am a writer, pastor, and speaker, ......

  • Country: United States
Located in Union County in beautiful Southern Illinois, our farm is a center for sustainable living. Since 1997, the farm has served as a model to support organic agriculture, eco-building, renewable energy, medicinal herbal production, community ......

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Hello, my name is Julia and I live in a 2 bedroom condo in Chicago, near Lake Michigan. I love living in Chicago and taking in all the cultural offerings of the city but I also like to get out into nature to hike, bike and kayak. I'm an avid (and ......

  • Country: United States
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*****2020 is pretty open for us aside from these dates when we are out of town: January 23-27, Feb 24-March 1, and April 2-5 ***** February is booked. Come stay & eat with my husband and I in our second bedroom in our Urban Loft in Chicago, IL - ......

  • Country: United States
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HELLO!! We are a small family of three (mom and two teenagers) and 1 dog and 3 cats! Yes, we have a full house, but its awesome and we would LOVE another set of hands to help around the house, yard cleanup/maintenance, pet sitting, and overall house ......

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Greeting to all and Hello from Chicago :) My teenage daughter and I ( Mom ) live in a condo in the heart of our charming, historic town of Oak Park, close to everything. We are warm, caring and welcoming !!! From 2009-2016 we hosted international ......

  • Country: United States
I've got a house in a university town in the country. People here are really nice! Especially if you like serenity and quiet. I spend most of my day reading and meditating. I also don't have a lot of work that needs to be done - I am in ......

  • Country: United States
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*️*️*️*️*️We are not accepting workaway until after January 2020. We are a small family in Chicago with big hearts. We are a working mom with 1 elementary aged child. We often host high school exchange students. Although we are in a big city, we ......

  • Country: United States
Hello, I'm Ryan! I have a lovely home in Logan Square, Chicago, where I have indoor and outdoor projects that I could use your help with. From Carpentry/Framing to Gardening and General Home Maintainance, I've got plenty of fun for you! I consider ......

  • Country: United States
I am a single man in my 50s, though many people assume I am much younger. I think I have a very youthful attitude and outlook on life. I am currently self employed and work from home. I have traveled in more than 50 countries around the world and ......

  • Country: United States
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It's been wonderful hosting people and being workawayers ourselves. It's a great way to feel instant connection to a community.

  • Country: United States
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We are renovating a 3 unit in Chicago and just need a little help. *️*️ November we need a handyman. Someone that has *️ real experience *️ patching and painting a room, doing light building projects - rebuilding a door jamb? Fixing a floppy fence ......

  • Country: United States
We are a collective of artists and musicians that started up this space six years ago. While hosting touring creatives and travelers, our main focus consists of curating monthly art/music shows, fundraisers, workshops, lectures, potlucks, skill ......

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Located in central Illinois (2.5 hours from Chicago by car) We a small-scale, sustainable flower farm that uses only organic practices. We grow over 60 varieties of flowers on about one acre of land on an over 100 acre Civil War Era farmstead. We ......


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