We depend heavily on volunteers to keep our projects going. We can always use help with the Book Rescue, Tools for Schools, and Super Crayon programs. If you want to help, just call us at 630-545-9710 or fill out the application in the center of this page.
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Current Volunteer Opportunities
Back to School Fair (Wed, Aug 6) - Help us transport and distribute books and school supplies. See the Environmental Ed / Special Projects / Back to School Fair page of the SCARCE website for details.
Book Rescue - unloading and sorting text books, especially when we get a large delivery
Tools for Schools - helping to organize school and office supplies
Super Crayons - peeling and sorting crayons and, if you are 14 and older, making Super Crayons
Office & Data Entry - helping us record the quantity of books and supplies that passes through our facility
Concierge - greeting visitors, checking their IDs, and assisting them in finding resources and checking out
...a student? You can volunteer to earn service hours for college applications, National Honor Society or Key Club. Tell your friends and volunteer together!
...retired? Consider volunteering during the day!
...part of a group or organization? Consider volunteering as a group!
...under the age of 13? You may be able to take some crayons to sort/peel at home!
All levels of commitment are appreciated!