Volunteer Opportunities

Ongoing Opportunities

  • Administration Department, Office Support
    Assist with filing and other light administrative tasks. Excellent organizational skills. (Min. 3 hours/week, flexible schedule)
  • Children’s Program, Preschool Classroom Aid
    Assist with the daily activities of our blended preschool of children who are sighted and blind or visually impaired. Must have experience with early education, special education and/or children with disabilities. (3 hours/week, M-F between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.)
  • CRIS Radio, Reader
    Read newspaper and other articles verbatim on air for CRIS Radio. Excellent reading skills and clear voice. (1-2 hours/week, M-F between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.)
  • Seniors Program, Arts & Crafts Teacher
    Plan and lead arts & crafts classes for our Seniors Program. Excellent verbal and creative skills. (3-4 classes a month)

Upcoming Special Events

  • Seeing What’s Possible Annual Gala
    June 9, 2017 | Evening
    Shifts will be determined by volunteer coordinator.

For more information, please contact:

Karoline Kijowski
Volunteer Coordinator
(312) 447-3447
Email Karoline