We need your help. Volunteer and join us in our mission to save the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse and keep its legacy alive for generations to come.
We are a passionate organization dedicated to preserving, restoring, and celebrating the historic Chicago Harbor Lighthouse for future generations. Our mission would not be possible without the help of dedicated volunteers who share our passion and commitment to this iconic landmark.
As a volunteer with Friends of the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse, you will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience, meet new people, and make a meaningful impact in preserving a historic Chicago landmark that is cherished by our city.
If you're interested in donating your talents and joining our team, please review the available volunteer opportunities below. If you have relevant experience and are interested in a specific volunteer position, please email your resume and cover letter to email@example.com, being certain to include the volunteer position you're interested in.
If you have expertise to share that doesn't fit one of our current open volunteer positions, we'd still love to hear from you. Please reach out via the email above to begin the conversation.
Thank You For Your Consideration!
Grants of all types, but especially those offered by federal, state and local governmant will be important to acieve our goals. We are seeking a part-time volunteer grant writer to assist in researching and writing grant proposals for our organization.
This is a part-time volunteer position with a flexible schedule. The grant writer should be able to commit to at least 5-10 hours per week and attend occasional meetings with the FCHL board members and volunteers.
Friends of the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse is seeking part-time volunteer professionals with experience in marine architecture, water structures and building preservation to assist us with planning for restoration and construction. Volunteers will be asked to collaborate and act as an advisory committee to the FCHL board members and other volunteer working groups, to identify and plan for the initial phase in preserving the lighthouse.
These are part-time volunteer positions with a flexible schedule. Volunteers should be able to commit to 1-2 hours a week of development time, meet at least 1-2 hours every two weeks to review development work and attend occasional meetings with the FCHL board members and volunteers.