Ways to Volunteer
Whether you can give a few hours, a few weeks, or a few months, volunteering with Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana is flexible and fun!
Below you'll find the many volunteer opportunities we offer.
There are many roles that can fit with your lifestyle including:
- Troop Leader or Co-Leader - Work with a group of girls and mentor them as they make new friends and develop connections that will last a lifetime.
- Troop Family and Friends - Assist with driving, activity planning, snacks, money management, or other tasks necessary to keep the troop running smoothly.
- Troop Cookie Volunteers - Coordinate the annual cookie sale at the troop level incluing cookie booth set-up, inventory and money management.
- Service Unit Volunteers - Mentor adult volunteers as they work with Girl Scouts to create memories they will never forget!
Have questions first? Contact us and someone will be in touch.
Join us for a single event, a few hours to work on a project, or find a time that works for you! You can schedule your volunteer time when the opportunity fits your schedule, and choose as many opportunities as you'd like.
Volunteer for a project with a fixed time frame, short and sweet, for a few weeks or months.
Volunteer on a schedule that works for you, working behind the scenes or directly with girls.
Share your unique talents and skills with Girl Scouts, either directly with girls and adults or behind the scenes.
Sign up for our opportunities that offer an ongoing commitment to a project or event. Join one of our committees that help drive the business side of Girl Scouts!
Volunteer with a Group / Team-Building
Volunteer with your co-workers, friends, family or any group that you are associated with through any of the options above!
If you don't see an opportunity that fits your group, call Julie Gilmartin at 630-544-5973 to discuss what your group would like to accomplish.