Much of our success is the result of community involvement and we welcome new volunteers. Most of our volunteers come from the local universities.
Volunteers are involved in a variety of areas within the facility, and may be involved in the following programs:
Anyone interested in volunteering should contact the Program Coordinator Mandy Owens at (309) 888-5550 to register for a volunteer orientation.
Note: The orientation consists of a tour of the facility, further descriptions of volunteer opportunities available, and completing necessary paperwork. All volunteers must pass a background check.