Volunteer Opportunities

UPDATED: 2018-07-24

Want to make a difference in your community? Be a volunteer! 

"Westmont has amazing volunteers who do remarkable work for the benefit of all," said Westmont Mayor Ron Gunter, who has been a community volunteer for 40 years. "If you want to make a difference in your community, I encourage you to get involved."

The Village encourages everyone to be active in our community. There are many opportunities to get involved and influence positive change through volunteering. Whatever your interests, we have an activity, program, or event for you. Here is a list of just some of Westmont’s local organizations and their volunteer opportunities:

People’s Resource Center (PRC)

Contact the Volunteer Coordinator - People’s Resource Center Website
630-682-5402, ext. 243
Email PRC Volunteer Coordinator

Find details on urgent PRC Volunteer Needs.

  • Food Pantry Worker
  • Tutor
  • Art Instructor
  • Clothes Closet Worker

Westmont Special Events

Contact: Kristina Kaniauskaite
630-829-9378
Email Westmont Special Events

  • Westmont Cruisin’ Nights & Street Fair
  • Taste of Westmont
  • Wicked West Fest Events
  • Pub Tour Events
  • Holly Days Events
  • And more...

Environmental Improvement Committee

Contact: Jon Yeater
Email Jon Yeater

  • Richmond Gardens and Apiary
  • River Sweep Event
  • Storm Drain Stenciling Project
  • Pumpkin Composting
  • And more...

Westmont Emergency Management Agency

Contact: Westmont Fire Department
630-981-6400
Email Westmont Emergency Management Agency

  • Events traffic & crowd control
  • Emergency response
  • Severe weather monitoring
  • And more...

Westmont Lions Club

Contact: Bob Fleck
630-969-8080
Email Bob Fleck

  • Red, White & BBQ Festival
  • And more...

Westmont Park District

Contact: Dustin Kleefisch
630-963-5252
Email Dustin Kleefisch

  • Coaching
  • Jr Golf League Ranger
  • Special Events
  • And more...

Westmont ROtary

Contact: Glen Liljeberg
Email Glen Liljeberg

  • Ugly Sweater 5k
  • And more...

As part of the Village of Westmont Strategic Plan, the Village encourages residents to get involved in the community through volunteerism. The spirit of volunteerism also achieves another Strategic Plan goal of ensuring that Westmont retains its small-town charm.

We hope that at least one of these great organizations spark an interest in you to get involved and have fun in the community. If you have any further questions regarding volunteering in Westmont, contact us via email or at 630-417-0280.