The Illinois Branch of IDA has a variety of volunteer opportunities available throughout the year for long term, short term, or one-time activities. Please review the opportunities below to find out more about how you can help us make a difference today!
Responsibilities include attendance at board and committee meetings, participation in special events, understanding and promoting the organization's mission, ensuring effective organizational planning, assuring compliance with relevant state and federal laws and policies of the national IDA, contributing financially to the branch annually as means permit, maintaining an individual membership in The International Dyslexia Association, and other tasks.
Qualified candidates should be interested in the field of learning disabilities and have professional experience in areas such as (but not limited to): accounting, management, public relations, marketing, sales, technology, law, banking, medicine, fundraising, writing, graphic design, government, education, or other fields. Parents of children with dyslexia or adults with dyslexia are especially encouraged to apply.
Small office of two part time staff seeking volunteers to help with data entry, phone calls, filing, photocopying, envelope labeling and stuffing and other administrative tasks. Assistance needed any time between 9 am-4 pm weekdays. We are flexible can can accommodate most schedules. Professional demeanor and cheerful attitude! Will train! Microsoft Word, Excel or Access computer skills a plus but not required.
Interested volunteers should call 630-469-6900 or email .
Illinois Branch of the International Dyslexia Association