We are very busy at Elim and we could always use your help. There are many ways to get involved at Elim.

It doesn’t have to take a lot of time to bring your smiles and joy to Elim. We have opportunities for short term or long term volunteering efforts. We also have ongoing internships and annual events that are great opportunities to pitch in.


Volunteer with Adult Services

Do you have time to spend with adults on a regular basis? Our volunteers often play games, read with individuals, or share a craft or hobby.
Adult Volunteer Application
Submit adult volunteer applications to Bradley Johnson (email).


Internships or Practicum

We have on-going internships and practicum opportunities with our Adult Services and School programs.
Internship/Practicum Application

Submit adult internship applications to Bradley Johnson (email), school internship applications should be submitted to Julie Glotz (email).


Event Volunteers

Elim hosts several annual events and fundraisers throughout the year, and we could always use your help:
May – Elim Eagle’s Wings 5k
June – Scott’s Garage Car Show & Schepel Car Show
August – Adult Services Picnic & Chicago Triathalon
September – Elim Dutch Festival
For event opportunities contact Geena Calomino (email or 708-293-3678).


Team Volunteers (Church and School Groups)

Do you have a church or school group of willing workers looking for some way to improve your community? Be a hero for Elim and help us with campus clean up and maintenance, cleaning and sanitizing our program areas, collecting donations for our school store, or volunteering at a fundraiser. If your group is interested in volunteer opportunities, contact Geena Calomino (email).