Serve Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service


  • Join AmeriCorps!

    ​AmeriCorps is your moment to take the path less traveled, to break the status quo, and to stop talking about the problem and be the solution. Join Americorps and you can mentor and tutor kids, rebuild a community after disaster, and help veterans to work with local communities to alleviate poverty. There are thousands of opportunities to choose from, find the one that fits you!

  • Michael Sehr - Volunteer of the Week April 5, 2021

    The John Howard Association (JHA) independently monitors correctional facilities, policies and practices, and advances reforms needed to achieve a fair, humane and effective criminal justice system. As a volunteer, Michael plays a vital role in making sure their mission is achieved.  

  • Governor's Hometown Awards

    ​Save the date! The Governor's Hometown Awards will be held virtually this year on Tuesday, April 20th at 1pm. The event will be streamed on YouTube. A link will be made availabe soon. 

  • Support the Serve Illinois Foundation

    Donations made to the Serve Illinois Foundation support the year round work of Illinois volunteers. Help us recruit, recognize and retain those serving communities throughout Illinois.

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