HandsOn @ Work Program 

HandsOn Suburban Chicago can help your employees engage in service and reinforce your company's commitment to community investment.

Why Community Investment?

The benefits for your company include:

  • Brand reinforcement
  • Recruitment & retention of employees
  • Positioning your company as an "employer of choice"
  • Brings employees closer to community and educates them on needs
  • Promotes teamwork and comraderie
  • Builds leadership and supports employee development

Through our HandsOn @ Work program, we develop and implement custom volunteer experiences for employees that are tied to your company's community outreach objectives.

How HandsOn Suburban Chicago can help:

We customize employee service events to fit your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) focus areas, availability and budget.  Whether on site ( we bring the project to you) or off site ( join us at one of our 200 nonprofit member locations), we offer three options

  • Managed Projects
    • Sit back and let HandsOn Suburban Chicago do all the planning, event management & follow-up
  • Staff- Assisted Referral
    • HandsOn will provide a list of existing group volunteer opportunities to meet your company's needs and community goals.
  • Self-Assisted Referral
    • Use our HandsOn Connect portal to search available group opportunities

Employee Development & Leadership

We offer individual and team projects to engage and develop the skills of employees by finding skilled volunteer projects in the nonprofit sector for one-time or on-going experiences. 

Examples include:

  • Serving on a nonprofit board
  • Technology Support
  • Assisting with Human Resources
  • Risk management & legal support roles

Become a Sponsor!
  • Sponsor a Day of Service, an event, or the annual Impact Awards recognition event
  • Provide In-Kind Donations, from office supplies to meeting space
  • Support a nonprofit for training or Service Enterprise certification
  • Check out our current sponsors.

Contact Executive Director, Jordan Friedman, at jordan@handsonsuburbanchicago.org to get your company engaged!