Find Your Volunteer Match

two volunteers in the snow
Photo by Kris DaPra.

Our mix of programs gives you many options for volunteering in the Forest Preserves: Regularly or occasionally, at a nature center or in the woods, with a friend or to meet new people. Use these statements to help find the right volunteer opportunity for you:

Match Statements

I want to volunteer right away

I’m looking for an opportunity with a very flexible schedule

I’m looking for a short-term commitment

I’m passionate about helping the environment

I’m passionate about educating the public

  • Nature Centers – Volunteer to assist with special events or sign up for a longer term role

I enjoy being active

I want to learn new skills

I want to volunteer with my family

I’m part of a group that wants to volunteer

I would like to volunteer on my own