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Volunteer Fair

Saturday, April 14 from 2-4 pm

Glen Ellyn Public Library Volunteer Fair

Learn about volunteering opportunities in the community. Representatives from a variety of nonprofit organizations will be present to talk about their organizations, volunteering positions, and more.

These locally based groups will include the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry, Bridge Communities, ESSE Adult Day Services, Teen Parent Connection, and Humanitarian Service Project.

Volunteer Organizations

  • Alliance of Downtown Glen Ellyn
  • B.R. Ryall YMCA of Northwestern DuPage County
  • Bridge Communities
  • DuPage Care Center (formerly Convalescent Center)
  • DuPage Habitat for Humanity
  • DuPage PADS
  • Easter Seals DuPage & Fox Valley
  • ESSE Adult Day Care Services
  • Friends of the Glen Ellyn Public Library
  • Giving DuPage
  • Glen Ellyn 4th of July Committee
  • Glen Ellyn Children’s Resource Center
  • Glen Ellyn Food Pantry
  • Glen Ellyn Historical Society
  • Glen Ellyn Library Foundation
  • Glen Ellyn Volunteer Fire Company
  • Humanitarian Service Project
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Jack H. Marston II Melanoma Fund
  • Kline Creek Farm, Forest Preserve District
  • Literacy Volunteers of DuPage
  • Metropolitan Family Services DuPage/Treasure House
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank
  • People’s Resource Center
  • Teen Parent Connection
  • Ten Thousand Villages, Glen Ellyn
  • Western DuPage Special Recreation Association
  • Willowbrook Wildlife Center, Forest Preserve District
  • World Relief DuPage/Aurora

“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.”
— Elizabeth Andrew

Young adults working to clean up outdoor spaces.

Restoration Work Days with the Park District

Saturday, April 14 | 9-11 am | Danby Park | 280 Duane Street
Saturday, May 12 | 9-11 am | Ellynwood Nature Preserve | 801 Ellynwood Drive
Help beautify Glen Ellyn green spaces by volunteering your time with the Glen Ellyn Park District. Clear invasive plants, clean up trash, plant native seeds and plants, maintain trails, and more. Be sure to wear boots or closed-toed shoes, pants, and work gloves. For grades 9-12. Reserve your spot.