Do you like to work with seniors and support their emotional and physical needs? If so, check out what Faith in Action has for you! 1. Drivers 2. Grocery shoppers 3. Friendly visitors/phone callers 4. Assist with seasonal yard clean-up 5. Help in the office 6. Assist with fundraising events Anyone 18 or older can serve[…]
Would you like to help families to relieve their financial stress? RF4F has all the great ways you can contribute! 1. INTAKE VOLUNTEERS: Our intake volunteers work directly with clients on a “by appointment” basis. Duties include: · Determining client needs through interview process · Filling out required forms · Collecting delivery fee (if applicable) ·[…]
Do you love to work with both animals and people? Then Miller Park Zoo’s got your back! Adult volunteers assist in may areas of the Zoo, including guest services, animal care, and special events. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, must commit to a volunteer term of at least 6 months, and must[…]
Do you want to get some real feel of working in the health industry? Do you want to know in what ways you can contribute to others’ health and wellness? Check out these awesome ongoing volunteering opportunities OSF Joseph Medical Center provides: 1. Karing Partners: These dogs and their owners bring such comfort and smiles to our[…]
Is your dream job related to the medical field? BroMenn Hospital, just 5 minutes down the road from Wesleyan, provides a list of volunteering opportunities for interested volunteers. Click here for the Advocate BroMenn Volunteer Application. For more information, call 309.268.5397 or email Sue Seibring.
Do you like working with animals? How about saving mistreated or abandoned dogs? Wish Bones Canine Rescue provides a list of volunteering opportunities for people like you who wish to minimize pet abuse in our community. If you are interested, click here to sign up for volunteering at Wish Bone Canine Rescue!
Does “Empower women, Empower the world” sound like your tag line? If so, you should definitely check YWCA out! Here’s a list of the current volunteering opportunities YWCA offers: List of volunteering opportunities
1. Youth Sports-Youth Basketball Assistant – Court Monitor: Greet families in lobby and direct/walk them to gym for baskeball practices Ensure there are enough chairs in the gym for parents Make sure teams are on the correct courts as scheduled Keep people off courts that are reserved for practices Supervise use of gym closet, keeping door[…]
1. Childcare-School Break Days Volunteer: Work with Y-Pals staff to ensure safety and security of children in program Assist Y-Pals staff in leading games, activities and crafts Assist Y-Pals staff in communicating with parents regarding behavior and accomplishments of children in the program Assist in supervising children’s behavior while swimming Unit 5 scheduled days off, excluding[…]
Volunteers need to: Greet families in the lobby and walk them to pool for swim lessons Assist instructors setting up and putting back equipment needed for each class Ensure there will be enough seating for parents Hand out swim lesson information to parents during the session Make/hand-out popcorn in the lobby for the first and[…]
Are you looking for something to drag you out of the Wesleyan Bubble? Do you want to help change the local community? If so, Western Avenue Community Center offers many internships that allow you to provide community service to help Bloomington grow. 1. After School Program: This program seeks volunteers to assist with reading instruction, one-on-one tutoring,[…]
Are you tired of being stuck in the so-called “IWU bubble”? Do you have a heart full of passion for community engagement but don’t where to start? WBRP provides students tons of exciting volunteering positions, so let’s get started helping our local community grow, one step each time! 1.Economic Development: Adopt a Facebook, Sponsorship Committee, Calendar committee[…]
Are you interested in working with youth? Or are you an educational studies major looking for some internship experience to sharpen your skills up? UNITY Community Center has just the right opportunities for you! 1. Tutoring, internships, and/or teaching opportunities: During the school year, Monday-Friday, anytime between 3-7 pm. Summer, 11am-5pm on most days. All volunteerse[…]
Do you love the nature? Do you want to help preserve it? Sugar Grove Nature Center is looking for passionate volunteers to assist at any of the following areas: Nature Center Host Assistant Naturalist Animal Care Reception & Office Volunteer Recruitment Wood Projects Special Event Garden Projects Grounds Maintenance Building Maintenance and Repair Exotic Species Eradicator[…]
Do you want to help fight housing discrimination? Or are you looking for opportunities that can expose you to the legal industry? Prairie State Legal Service is looking for passionate volunteers now! Fair Housing Project Tester: Prairie State Fair Housing Project is looking for testers to help investigate housing discrimination. Following training, testers meet with housing[…]