Volunteer Opportunities

Schaumburg Township is grateful to the many volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to support our residents. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the appropriate parties below.

To apply for a Volunteer Opportunity, please download the PDF application below.
Volunteer Information Form

 

 

Senior and Disability Services

The Township of Schaumburg Senior Services assists residents over the age of 55. They offer person-specific referrals, resources and information and more. Senior Services also encourages independence and enrichment through engaging programming like drop-in activities, day trips, educational workshops and special events.

Interested volunteers should call 847-285-4541 for more information.

Volunteers are needed for:

  • Special event assistance
  • Reoccurring event support¬†
  • Clerical support
  • Class instructor or program leader to volunteer, lead a class or organize a workshop

Food Pantry

Individual Volunteers

Individual volunteers check expiration dates, sort non-perishable and perishable items, stock shelves and organize items in the food pantry or at special events. Contact Amy Marianne Rogenski at mrogenski@schaumburgtownship.org or 847-285-4630 for more information or to organize a time to volunteer.

Group Volunteers

Food Drives: Another great way to volunteer is to organize a food drive to benefit our pantry. A list of accepted and most needed items will be shared with any interested group. Organize one with your work, family or neighborhood today!

GCFD Volunteering: Large groups can volunteer on behalf of the Township at the Greater Chicago Food Depository (GCFD). GCFD volunteering opportunities here: chicagosfoodbank.org/get-involved/ 

Committee Member

There are three committees which serve in an advisory capacity for the township: Mental Health, Persons with Disabilities, and Senior Citizens. Members serve a multi-year term and attend monthly meetings. Find information on each committee here.

Employment Services Career Coach

Assist job seekers with resume writing, interview questions, and other support in their job hunt. Contact HR Coordinator Luis Lizcano at llizcano@schaumburgtownship.org.

Illinois Telecommunications Access Corp (ITAC) Testing Assistant

Help eligible clients select an amplified free phone by testing the equipment with them. Contact Director of Senior and Disability Services to learn more at bcordes@schaumburgtownship.org or 847-285-4541.