Diverse male and female kida playing outside and following an instructor for part of the Back 2 School Fair.

Volunteer

How You Can Help

Whether you have a few hours or can volunteer regularly, there are many opportunities to utilize your skills and become involved in the programs at Association House.

Diverse male and female volunteers handing out backpacks to community members during the Back 2 School Fair.

One-Time Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer groups and individuals are needed throughout the year to help with single-day projects and events.

Opportunities include: 

  • Back 2 School Fair 

  • Holiday Toy Drive gift wrapping

  • Mock interviews

  • Career mentorship

  • Hygiene kit packing

To express interest and get more information, please contact Drew Williams at dwilliams@associationhouse.org

Regular Volunteer Opportunities

Committed volunteers are essential to many of our programs. These opportunities require a time larger time commitment on an on-going basis or specialized skills. You may be asked to complete a background check and mandatory trainings. 

Ongoing opportunities in Family Literacy Program, Behavioral Health, Marketing, and Development. New volunteer opportunities are posted to our Volunteer Match profile. 

To express interest and get more information, please contact Jaime Garcia at jgarcia@associationhouse.org.

A white female, and older male, and 3 small children listening to a story in the Family Literacy room.
Diverse male and female Auxiliary boar members during a fundraising event.

Auxiliary Board

The Auxiliary Board for the Association House of Chicago is a group of young professionals dedicated to supporting the organization’s mission and creating awareness of its community impact for a wider set of professional and public audiences in and around Chicago.

Serving as a member is an exceptionally meaningful way to volunteer.