donate your time

By browsing through the resources listed below, you will find access to a list of Registered Student Organizations that are dedicated towards serving others, as well as off-campus opportunities around the local community. Over the years, collaborations with RSO groups and the OVP have yielded some remarkable results.

registered student organizations (on campus)

Click over to search your areas of interest and find a group to join, or you can look through the RSO Service Directory.

community organizations

By browsing through the resources listed below, you will find access to a list of Registered Student Organizations that are dedicated towards serving others, as well as off-campus opportunities around the local community. Over the years, collaborations with RSO groups and the OVP have yielded some remarkable results. - See more at: http://union.illinois.edu/?sc_itemid=%7b78118D29-BB79-49C7-A260-B12BEF3BAC36%7d&sc_mode=preview&sc_lang=en#sthash.xzbdGyEA.dpuf

VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONS BY ISSUE OR FIELD

Adult Education & Literacy | AgricultureAnimals | Art & Design | Blood | BusinessComputer Science | Education | EngineeringEnglish | Environment | Health | Homelessness | Human Development & Family Studies | Hunger | Immigrants & Refugees | LGBTQ Mental Health | Mentoring | Outdoor Education | Post-Graduation | Poverty | Senior CitizensSocial Justice | Social Justice - Campus | Social Work | Spring Break - International | TutoringYouth Development

resources

online library

Please click here to access the OVP Online Library. You will find books you can check out for your own enjoyment, or to aid you in your volunteering and project research!

FAQ

Got a question? Read through our FAQ and see if it's there!

how tos

reporting

Keep a record of your volunteer hours with the Volunteer Hour Tracking Sheet

studying abroad

When you choose to study abroad, there are many factors to consider! From choosing what area of the world you would like to help to setting up the travel details, you will have a lot to reflect upon. These materials are here to start to guide you in this exciting journey. Read through the following and come by the office for further assistance with a consultation.

Volunteer Abroad | Pamphlet

Volunteer as a Global Citizen | Pamphlet

walk-in consultations

The Office of Volunteer Programs is here to help you find a volunteer opportunity you would enjoy and learn from. When you tell us about your passions, we will be better equipped to work and find a perfect project to match your interests. Our personal knowledge, along with our varied resources, will assist in getting you on the track for volunteer success. Feel free to come by Monday through Friday from 9am - 5pm (during the academic year) and talk with us. You can also email or contact us by phone to set up a specific time.

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