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Volunteer, College Foundation

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Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Job Title Volunteer
Posting Number S00461
Position Title Volunteer, College Foundation
Department College Foundation
Position Type Volunteer
Job Summary

The College of Lake County Foundation raises funds to help the college provide greater access to education and cultural enrichment for the citizens of Lake County. Each year, the CLC board of trustees identifies needs that are beyond the scope of the institutional budget, and the Foundation pursues resources to meet them through donations, grants and special events. Funds are used to support student scholarships, faculty and staff projects, the cultural arts and facility needs. The College of Lake County Foundation is a 501©(3) tax exempt organization in support of the College of Lake County.

Vision Statement: Changing students’ lives through education.

Mission Statement: The College of Lake County Foundation raises money to fund scholarships and grants that provide our students an opportunity for a better future. Through these efforts the College of Lake County Foundation strengthens the vitality and well-being of the diverse communities we serve.

Throughout the year, we are in need of volunteers to assist in various Foundation sponsored events, and most engagements include welcoming event participants, working at registration desk to hand out materials, assisting with decorations, assisting with collecting materials at end of event and related event support. These events include:

CLC Foundation Scholarship Reception
CLC Foundation Golf Classic
CLC Retiree Luncheon
CLC Foundation Gala

Required Qualification

Must be 18 years of age or older.

Must pass a criminal background check prior to volunteering.

Desired Qualifications
Posting Date 08/11/2016
Closing Date
Expected Start Date
Special Instructions Summary

The College of Lake County of Lake County seeks support from volunteers to provide assistance in various longer term and short term engagements.

CLC’s volunteers…
• have an opportunity to “give back” – they support our educational and student mission that they use themselves or that benefit people they care about
• may gain personal growth and self-efficacy
• help bring people together – uniting with people from diverse backgrounds toward a common goal
• may make new friends, expand your network/garner new professional contacts and boost your social skills
• help make a difference – every person counts!

In keeping with our commitment to ensure a safe environment, the College does require those wishing to volunteer to complete an application and must have a satisfactory background check. Additionally, Volunteers are expected to follow various compliance standards, and may be asked to participate in training programs related to their volunteer engagement.

Individuals selected for the CLC Foundation Volunteer Pool will be contacted by the Human Resources office to confirm the engagement and will receive additional information at that time. When a need arises for volunteer assistance, the members of the pool will be contacted about the volunteer opportunity by a CLC Foundation representative.

Pay Rate N/A
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time
Location Grayslake
Total Hours per week Variable
Work Schedule


EEO Statement

The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Posting Specific Questions - supplemental questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you 18 years of age or older?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter