Become a Volunteer


There are several exciting volunteer opportunities available at P.U.M.P.S.

Community Service Projects

If your group is looking for an organization to work with for a community service project we would be more than happy to work with you.

Employment, Job Application & GED Classes

Engage in computer assistance, tutoring, job searches, mock interviews, employment application assistance. Dates TBD

Fundraising Events

Opportunities are available in all areas of fundraising, from development through event production. Times vary.

Outreach to Youth

Engage youth in positive extracurricular activities such as; exposure to fine dining, etiquette classes, prepare them to enter in the S.T.A.R. fashionista fashion extravaganza, provide tutoring and creative opportunities to increase their success in life. Dates TBD

Special Events

Help plan and set up special events for the clients. (i.e. picnics, field trips, sporting events, special lunches, holiday and birthday parties.) Sponsor a field trip for youth to a museum, the beach, a ball game or bake delicious goodies as a special treat or sponsor a party. Times vary.

Special project

Leadership development training, entrepreneurial development, economic empowerment classes and mentorship. Dates TBD


Share a special talent or skill with our clients. Assist or direct workshops ranging from employment and education to the arts. Dates TBD


How Do I Become a Volunteer?

  1. Complete the application below
  2. Training: Complete Training & Information session with Program Coordinator
  3. Commitment: To ensure consistency of our program, we ask for a minimum six-month commitment of volunteering at least four hours each week.
  4. Background Check: All volunteers go to complete a background check and return it to our Program Coordinator.
  5. Age requirements: We require that all volunteers be a minimum of age 18 to work directly with the teens. Other opportunities are available for volunteers under the age of 18.

After all the appropriate procedures and documents have been obtained you may start volunteering!


Volunteer Application
Check all that apply


Please provide three personal and/or professional references from individuals who have first-hand knowledge of your abilities.
As a volunteer with P.U.M.P.S., I understand my conduct, conversation, and character should always reflect positivity as an example to the young ladies in the program, clients, and other affiliated individuals/organizations. I may work for a specific term, as decided by program administrators, and my volunteer status may be terminated at any time for any reason by P.U.M.P.S. officials. I hereby release P.U.M.P.S. and its affiliates from any liability while in service for the organization for past, current, and future claims and waive any rights to such claims.

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Providing U Motivation to Pursue Success
3473 S. King Drive
Ste 219
Chicago, IL 60616