Serve Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service


  • Central Illinois Volunteerism Conference - June 26

    Join us for our annual conference on volunteer management. This year's topic is The Three R's of Volunteer Management: Recruitment, Retention, and Reward-Closing the Gap. We are excited to have nationally known keynote speaker Beth Steinhorn, President of VQ Volunteer Strategies spend the entire day with us!

    Register Here!

  • 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.

  • Volunteers of the Week - Demetrius Lowery

    Demetrius, who served in the Army until 1991, is now continuing his lifelong dream of serving others and and his country through AmeriCorps at Housing Forward in Maywood. During COVID-19, he is working to keep people fed.

    Click here to read more.

  • Join AmeriCorps!

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

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