VOLUNTEER DAY OF SERVICE
2021 Volunteer Day of Service
*In accordance with public health guidelines, a date for this YMCA’s Volunteer Day of Service has not been announced. We thank everyone for their interest in participating, and hope to schedule an event later in the year. Please watch for additional information regarding future volunteer opportunities.
Have a Heart, Lend a Hand
For National Volunteer Month, the Greater Joliet Area YMCA teams up with its members, volunteers, staff, and local businesses to host Volunteer Days of Service at each of its YMCA locations.
Volunteer yourself or recruit a group of co-workers, friends and family to join you for a great day of team-building and giving back to your community!
C.W. Avery Family YMCA
15120 Wallin Drive
Plainfield, IL 60544
Galowich Family YMCA
749 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
Smith Family YMCA
1350 S. Briggs Street
Joliet, IL 60433
Morris Community YMCA
320 Wauponsee St
Morris, IL 60450
Let's Work Together
Volunteers will be working together to complete a variety of beautification projects indoors and outdoors in advance of the YMCA’s busy summer programming season.
- Painting picnic tables
- Constructing outdoor games
- Completing various landscaping projects
- Prepping summer camp backpacks
- Preparing the Y’s outdoor sports fields
- Assembling first-aid and sensory kits
Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older. Please be sure to bring a valid state ID on the day you are volunteering. All volunteers will participate in an instant background check onsite.