We are very busy at Elim Christian Services, and we need your help! There are many ways to get involved at Elim. All you need to do is offer your time and let us know what you are interested in doing.

If you are able to spend a few hours a week with us please complete and submit a Volunteer Application (available by clicking here) and fax (708-293-6585) or email the application to our volunteer coordinator.

Long-term Volunteers/Interns

  • Spending time with adults on a regular basis playing games, reading, sharing a craft or hobby
  • Assisting adults on weekly field trips

Event Volunteers

Show your support for Elim by volunteering at one of our many promotional and fundraising events, including our annual events. If you’re interested in volunteering for one of these events, contact Laura at laura.schnyders@elimcs.org or phone at 708-293-6509.

May Elim Eagle’s Wings 5K
June Scott’s Garage Car Show
Schepel Car Show
August Adult Services Picnic
Chicago Triathlon
September Elim Dutch Festival

Team Volunteers (Church and Schools)

Got a group of willing workers looking for some way to improve your community? We need you – you will be our heroes when you and your team:

  • Assist with campus clean-up and maintenance
  • Clean and sanitize equipment in our program areas
  • Collect donations for our school store and picnic
  • Volunteer at an Elim promotional and fundraising event