Volunteer

Greetings from the USO and thank you for your interest in supporting the troops! USO is here 24/7, 365 days a year to deliver comfort and to enhance the morale and well-being of all our service members and their families. U

Since 1941, USO volunteers have been at the heart and soul of lifting the spirits of America’s troops and their families throughout the state of Illinois. This section of our website is designed to provide you with information regarding volunteer opportunities and needs within the USO of Illinois.

Volunteer Requirements for USO Center Locations

  • Complete and submit the on-line Volunteer Interest Application Form
  • Attend and successfully complete a USO Center Location Volunteer Orientation and Training Session (hosted year-round as needed at each Center)
  • Be a minimum of 18 years of age to volunteer at a USO Center Location, unless accompanied by a legal parent or guardian.

Volunteer Requirements for Special Events & Programs

  • Complete and submit the on-line Volunteer Interest Application Form
  • Be a minimum of 18 years of age to volunteer at a USO Center Location, unless accompanied by a legal parent or guardian
  • Attend and successfully complete a Volunteer Training Session, if necessary, prior to the Event or Program

Once you submit and register your Volunteer Interest Application form on-line, a member of the USO staff will contact you to learn more about your interests and to share some of the exciting opportunities for current and prospective volunteers to support America’s troops and their families. Please know that volunteers serve at the sole discretion of the USO and the organization can elect to engage or discontinue a volunteer’s services at any time. Completing a Volunteer Interest Application form does not guarantee engagement in USO volunteer activities. Volunteers are recruited on an as-needed basis.

We look forward to learning more about you!

Click here to register and receive more information about becoming a USO of Illinois Volunteer.

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