VOLUNTEER DAY OF SERVICE
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!
The 2020 Volunteer Day of Service is set for Friday, April 24
C.W. Avery Family YMCA
15120 Wallin Drive
Plainfield, IL 60544
9 - 11:30 a.m. or 12:30 - 3 p.m.
Galowich Family YMCA
749 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
9 a.m. - Noon
Smith Family YMCA
1350 S. Briggs Street
Joliet, IL 60433
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Morris Community YMCA
320 Wauponsee St
Morris, IL 60450
12:30 - 4 p.m.
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.