VOLUNTEERING IS EASY!
Volunteering is a great way to make a difference and get to know the our diverse community. We are always recruiting enthusiastic volunteers, and make the most of your time and skills to accomplish FACC's mission and purposes.
Program roles often require the ability to volunteer on a regular schedule: the same day and time each week. We generally ask for a minimum of a six-month commitment when volunteering in a program.
In general, all volunteers should be should be at least 21 years of age and be fluent in English and/or Tagalog. Volunteers the age of 18 and under must:
To discuss youth volunteer opportunities, please cantact Elaine Lehman, Executive Director, at 312-772-1025 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers must able to:
Becoming a program volunteer at Rizal Center has many benefits. You’ll be joining a team of volunteers and staff working together to build community and write the next chapter of our organization. Here are some of the benefits volunteering can provide:
All volunteers are encouraged to become members of the Filipino American Council of Greater Chicago.
Please review the position descriptions before applying. Listed are some volunteer positions that become available most frequently.
In the conduct of all aspects of its activities, the FACC shall not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, and marital status.
Interested in volunteering? Please contact us at 312-772-1025.
The FACC is looking to the passionate and talented to fill the following areas:
We are developing programs and seek to partner with individuals other organizations to offer community education programs and services for multi-ethnic, multi-generational audiences, focused traditional and contemporary Philippine and Philippine American arts and culture; community engagement, civic engagement and social responsibility, education; and human services.
Volunteers who assist with classes and workshops may be asked to prep the meeting space, check in those who registered, take payment, assist the faculty and students as needed, and help clean up afterwards.
The Rizal Community Center is a busy place that needs plenty of TLC. Volunteers to help with maintenance, beautification, and improvements are most welcome, year-round. If you have some extra time and energy, and especially if you're willing to scrub and polish, rake and weed, sweep and organize, please get in touch.
As a nonprofit organization, the FACC is always looking for new ways to support and fund its work at the Rizal Community Center. If you have the skills and the desire in this area, you could find a variety of ways to contribute including, but not exclusive to, events that we run as fundraisers throughout the year. Stewardship and writing expertise are skills that can be very helpful to the, as would be recruiting supporters.
Assist FACC staff with hosting and set up for community programs and events. The schedule is flexible.
Lead a reading group! We are developing reading groups with different genres that promote cross-cultural dialogue and appreciation and understanding of diverse cultures. Read one book per month and discuss it with a small group in our community.