|The Chicago Group of the Sierra Club
is actively seeking volunteers for the following positions. Enthusiastic
newcomers welcome! Also view the
Sierra Club 101
primer for new volunteers.
Pass the Word - Anyone can be a volunteer by
downloading, printing and passing around the flyers linked below to help make
Sierra Club known in your neighborhood or in events that you attend. Print these
PDFs on bright color paper, if available. Thanks for your help in drawing others
to our mission!
for posting or handout.
flyer for bulletin boards.
Social Events Coordinators Do you like to dine out,
go to parties, meet new people? If so, help set up social get-togethers for the
Sierra Social Group. Its fun and easy! Contact Social Committee Chair, Tony
Fundraising Committee - FUN(d)raising can really be considered party
planning with a purpose - flex a little creative muscle, and raise a few bucks
for the planet in the process! Its that easy. If you are interested in chairing
this cause or being a member to assist in planning events, please contact
Christine Williamson at
Great Lakes Issues & Montrose Beach Dunes Restoration & Cleanups -
The Chicago Group seeks volunteers who want to work on Great Lakes and Lake
Michigan issues. Get your hands wet and dirty at our monthly monthly Montrose
Beach dunes restoration and beach clean-ups. If you would be interested in participating,
please contact Christine Williamson at
Support Endorsed Candidates - The Chicago Group Political Committee is
looking for help with phone-banking, leaflet distribution, publicity work and
member-to-member communications. Please contact Christine Williamson at
Volunteers - Inner
City Outings of Chicago a youth outreach program designed to acquaint
inner-city youth with the great outdoors is looking for motivated people to
introduce young people to the outdoors. Help with outings, fundraising and
agency relationships. Read
Chicago Inner City Outings (ICO).
Outings Leaders Help us to scout and run local trips including
hiking, biking, backpacking, canoeing, x-country skiing, etc. Begin immediately
as an outing assistant leader, working with an experience leader, to learn what
is involved. Contact Outings Chair, Mark Ginger by email:
For other active opportunities within the Sierra Club, you
can take a look at the
Take Action page on the
National Sierra Club server or contact the Illinois Chapter at 312-251-1680.