Inside Out Club for Families

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.  – Dr. Seuss

Why volunteer as a family?

According to Parents.com, the benefits are enormous. Volunteering teaches even toddlers and preschoolers about compassion, empathy, tolerance, gratitude and community responsibility.

Inside Out Club brings families together to connect to each other and support their community through volunteerism. These stand-alone events are designed for families with children ages 3-12 and take place 10-15 times a year. 

Inside Out Club Opportunities for Families

Inside Out Club

  • About 10-15 one-hour stand-alone events offered per year for families to volunteer together
  • Each event uses our unique curriculum that combines character building with service
  • $15 per child and free for adults. Our “All in Fund” to provides fee assistance for families in need


  • Free resource
  • 300+ books, videos and projects
  • On demand
  • Filterable database

During this Inside Out Club event…

Families came together to learn about how DuPagePads helps the homeless and ways to support their mission. Kids practiced empathy and created kindness kits filled with food and cards of hope to be given to those in need. 

Trait: Kindness & Empathy

Social Cause: Meeting Our Basic Needs

Nonprofit Partner: DuPagePads

“Loved getting to meet other families.”

“[It] was a great event and was very fulfilling helping the dogs and cats.”

Inside Out Club Weekend Parents

“My favorite weekend event was playing bingo with the seniors.”

“If every kid did the Inside Out Club, then there would be no more homelessness or hunger.”

Inside Out Club Kids

“We are able to reach families that may not usually have the opportunity to volunteer.”

“Even a 3-year-old can color a card to send to the troops overseas.”

Emily Bartlett, Weekend Volunteer

Join Us at an Upcoming Event

Thank you to the Naperville Special Events & Cultural Amenities (SECA) Fund for supporting our One-Time Inside Out Club Events