Volunteering with Project NIA

What would I be doing as a volunteer?
With Project NIA, there are a variety of volunteer opportunities. You can volunteer as little or as much as you would like. Follow the link above for the main areas where volunteers are currently needed.

With Project NIA, there are a variety of volunteer opportunities.

What are the requirements for becoming a volunteer?
The requirements vary for each opportunity. To volunteer as a circle keeper in the Gale Academy Peace Room, you will need to pass a criminal background check through the Chicago Public Schools. All volunteers need to complete the general volunteer application as well.

What do I get for volunteering?

  • Make a difference in young people's lives
  • Accept a challenge
  • Make a difference in Rogers Park and North Lawndale
  • Experience working with youth
For more information about Project NIA:

Mariame Kaba
mariame@project-nia.org
773-392-5165