Attending Volunteer Orientation is your first step in making a difference here in Elgin. We truly have something for everyone's interests and schedule. Orientation days and times are ongoing.
Contact, Cindy Corrigan, Volunteer Coordinator, to schedule your orientation.
Hawthorne Hill Nature Center welcomes volunteers 10 years and up to participate in outdoor work days. Volunteers under the age of 13 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. ALL volunteers under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. Please bring a water bottle, wear work boots/tough shoes, long pants, long sleeves, and dress for the weather.
Join the fun at
Illinois Brews @ Bowes Creek, volunteers will help with set up and clean up,
raffles and tastings, while keeping everything organized and running smoothly.
We invite you to be
part of this great event for an even greater cause...to support the Elgin
Recreation Youth Scholarship Fund. This fund was created to provide financial
assistance to children in Elgin whose families cannot afford to register them
for recreation programs. Every dollar raised from this event goes directly to
the Elgin Recreation Youth Scholarship Fund.
be at least 21 years old and sign a waiver.
Represent Parks and Recreation at a table to promote nature exploration, volunteer opportunities and programs at the Harvest Market booth. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old and sign a waiver.
The market is located across from GBPL at the public parking lot, so dress for the weather and bring some ice water!