Volunteer with Inside Out Club DuPage

to positively impact kids’ lives through character and community engagement

Volunteer Opportunities to Consider

Inside Out Club Leader  (Series or One-Time Activities, ages 18+)

  • Lead character-building lessons to groups of kids or families, and help with activities and crafts
  • Pick up and drop off all supplies (Volunteer Workshop is behind Naperville North High School)
  • Must be comfortable using new technology, including a projector, Microsoft PowerPoint, YouTube, etc. (we will train you)
  • Lessons are typically one hour long, and we ask that you arrive 15 minutes early and plan to stay about 15 minutes afterward
  • To lead an Inside Out Club Series, you must be available for all 4 weeks in a row (offered in the fall, spring and summer)
  • Minimum commitment within a calendar year for our Inside Out Club Series: two 4-week sessions; for our One-Time Inside Out Club Activities: 6 lessons)
  • Training, curriculum and supplies are provided

Special Projects Team (All ages – kids welcome with an adult)

    • Prep and pack lesson supplies for groups of 10 to hundreds of kids, help with data entry or other administrative projects and more
    • When we have a need arise, we will contact members of the Special Projects Team to see who is available to sign up
    • Most work is completed at our Volunteer Workshop, located behind Naperville North High School, though some projects can be picked up, completed at home, then returned to the Workshop
    • Minimum commitment within a calendar year: two projects

Inside Out Club Support Volunteer (Series or Individual Lessons, ages 15+)

    • Help the Inside Out Club Leader with character-building lessons, activities and crafts for groups of kids or families
    • Lessons are typically one hour long, and we ask that you arrive 15 minutes early and plan to stay about 15 minutes afterward
    • To support an Inside Out Club Series, you must be available for all four weeks in a row (offered in the fall, spring and summer)
    • Minimum commitment within a calendar year for our Inside Out Club Series: two 4-week sessions; for our One-Time Inside Out Club Activities: Six lessons)
    • Training, easy-to-follow curriculum and supplies are provided

Special Event Committee (All ages – kids welcome with an adult)

    • Coordinate one or both of our special events: Fall Family 5K (September) and Cocoa & Kindness (December – Valentine’s Day)
    • Roles include Event Chair, Subcommittee Chair and Subcommittee Member of Sponsorships, In-Kind Donations, Promotion, Logistics, Volunteers and more
    • Committees typically meet once per month, with additional check-ins closer to the event
    • Minimum commitment: one event, start to finish
    • Training, easy-to-follow curriculum and supplies are provided

    Board Member (Ages 18+)

      • Contribute to the growth and success of Inside Out Club through leadership
      • Support the Inside Out Club Executive Director and fellow Board Members in reaching organizational goals
      • Promote and represent Inside Out Club in the community
      • Attend Inside Out Club special events throughout the year
      • Serve on a committee: Programs, Marketing, Finance, Board Development
      • Participate in monthly board meetings as well as periodic committee meetings
      • Minimum commitment: two years

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