You can make a difference in the lives of Chicago job seekers
Our volunteers are integral to our success. If you’re passionate about helping people—and believe that everyone deserves access to career training and development—it's time to put your professional expertise to work.
The 741 Collaborative welcomes professionals from a variety of fields to help job seekers prepare for internships, apprenticeships and part-time or full-time employment. You’ll work closely with one or more of our partner agencies in the classroom, in a one-on-one setting or in a program assistant role. Our volunteers’ professional experiences and industry insights make the 741 job search process a deeply personal, memorable and rewarding one for everyone.
Ways you can help
As a 741 volunteer, you can give as much, or as little, time as you choose in a capacity that best suits you:
- Administrative and Office Support
- Interview Coach
- Resume and Business Writing Coach
- Computer Instructor or IT Support
- Fundraising and Development
- Guest Lecturer
- Program or Event Assistant
- Household Support (e.g. budget planning, searching for childcare, etc.)
We welcome in-person inquiries during regular business hours at any of our locations. Click here to view a master listing of our 741 Partner Agencies