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AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP

Make Giving Back Your Second Act

AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP is one of the largest volunteer networks in the nation for people 55 and better.  We partner with 60+ non-profits in Northern Cook and DuPage counties to connect you with volunteer opportunities to:

  • Help others become safer, stronger and healthy
  • Make a positive difference in your community
  • Meet new friends and enjoy new activities
  • Discover new interests and skills
Report AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP Hours Served Here

Volunteer Opportunities

Our partners are public agencies, schools, hospitals, senior centers and other non-profit organizations that benefit the community.   RSVP volunteers choose how, where, and how often they want to serve, with commitments ranging from a few hours to 40 hours per week.   Click below to see the current volunteer opportunities available.

Engage economically disadvantaged students in K-12 schools through programs like Pen Pals, and in-school and after school tutoring.

Assist seniors and disabled persons to maintain their independence and successfully age-in place.                         

Help economically disadvantaged individuals receive literacy training as well as maintain safe, healthy affordable housing.


Join Now!

Join the ranks of AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP and volunteer today. 

If you are 55 and better and willing to serve, you qualify as a member. And, membership is free!

Simply click the Sign Up button below to complete the membership application. Then, you will hear from RSVP staff who will help you find that right volunteer opportunity.


For more information about AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP contact: 
Carolyn Roberts, Program Director

HandsOn Suburban Chicago is an AmeriCorps Seniors grantee and receives funds through their RSVP program, a national volunteer program for individuals 55 and over.

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