Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

The NIU Annuitants Association, along with other chapters of the State Universities Annuitants Association, encourages its members to participate in local volunteer programs.

Volunteering at Schools

V.O.I.C.E.S. (Volunteers Offering Intergenerational Collaborative Experiences with Students) involves all generations in promoting quality education.

Many different opportunities

  • Math Tutors
  • Special Event Assistance
  • Reading Tutors
  • Reading Buddies
  • Greeters
  • Lunch Buddies
  • Library Assistants
  • Spanish Tutors/Translators

Help just a few times during the school year or as often as every week.

Get more information or register.

Community Volunteering

  • A very good listing of volunteer opportunities is provided by Kishwaukee United Way, Volunteer Now.
  • The DeKalb County Nonprofit Directory provides a listing of non-profit organizations (501c-3) that serve DeKalb county residents. Contact these organizations directly to get involved. This directory was prepared by the  DeKalb County Community Foundation through which individuals may offer other forms of support.