Volunteers are essential to the success of our programs and special events! Enhance your life while giving back to the community as a Glencoe Park District volunteer. Ready to get started? Click the orange button below to fill out the Volunteer Interest form.

Online Volunteer Application / Interest Form Volunteer Manual Volunteer Waiver

Who Can Volunteer?

  • Individuals and Families - choose an activity or special event based on your interests and availability.
  • Businesses and Civic Organizations - build a community's public image and improve staff morale by volunteering as a group.
  • Teens and Social Groups - Fulfill service hours for school or other organizations and gain valuable work experience. Youth younger than age 14 may volunteer with a parent or legal guardian. Any volunteer under the age of 18 must have a parental signature to volunteer.

Volunteer Opportunities

We offer a variety of seasonal opportunities for volunteers. Click here to see the volunteer application with a list of opportunities. Please contact Nate Van Allen to inquire.

What is the Volunteer Time Commitment?

This is up to each individual. Some volunteers may wish to volunteer on a regular basis in the same capacity while others may wish to volunteer for the occasional special event.

How to Get Started

All volunteers must complete and submit a Volunteer Application and pass a Criminal Background Check. Once we receive your application you will be contacted to complete the Criminal Background Check.


For more information, please contact Nate Van Allen at 847-835-7538.