At University of Illinois Extension, our volunteers are essential to the success of our programs. Volunteers are the backbone of the 4-H and Master Gardener programs. Our Extension Council members are all volunteers.
- Grundy County – (815) 942-2725
- Kankakee County – (815) 933-8337
- Will County – (815) 727-9296
Volunteer opportunities in our unit include: 4-H and Youth Program, 4-H Cloverbud Leader, 4-H Fair Volunteers, 4-H Organizational Leader, 4-H Project Volunteer
All volunteers working with youth are screened prior to undertaking assignments.
Master Gardener: University of Illinois Extension trains and supports adults to volunteer as University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners. Call any of our offices to get on the list of interested applicants for our next class.
Engage in environmental stewardship and educate your community about natural resources.
Help people work towards their financial goals by providing financial education and coaching.
Extension Unit Council
Council members provide insight and diverse expertise to guide the future of our organization.