YouthHope relies on volunteers like YOU for programs for kids and teens! Due to COVID-19, many volunteer opportunities have changed! Please contact the YouthHope office for more information regarding volunteering: 309-762-4577.

There are many opportunities to volunteer, and we NEED YOU! Contact us today to start bringing youth HOPE!

Click here to download our brochure about how to get involved at YouthHope and click on the links to learn more about how you can get involved.

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Volunteer with YouthHope

You can help bring youth HOPE! We have MANY volunteer opportunities, for different schedules, availabilities and skill sets! WE NEED YOU!!

Volunteer Opportunities

Kids and teens need positive people to build relationships, instill values, inspire confidence, and develop character! Interested in changing a child or teen’s life?

Volunteer Application

Volunteer Process

Send in your volunteer application or call for more information!

All volunteers must complete a background check, attend a training session, and be observed by a YouthHope Director. Call today to get started! 309-762-4577

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Small Group Opportunities

Small groups help support YouthHope staff and program volunteers to run great programs!

  • Clean Youth Centers
  • Maintentance Projects
  • Serving meals at programs
  • Event Set Up
  • Food Pantry Collection
  • School Supply Drive
  • Prayer Partners
  • Administrative Projects
  • Program Support
  • Special Projects
  • Holiday Basket Program
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Volunteer Work Days

Due to COVID-19 all Work Days are Postponed. Check back for more information and to sign up for:

  • Camp Summit Work Days
  • Church Partnership Work Days
  • Youth Center Work Days
  • United Way's Day of Caring