Nominate Someone today for Volunteer of the Year!
The 28th Annual Volunteer of the Year Luncheon recognizes adults, young people and organizations who, through volunteer efforts, help to make Schaumburg a better place. There are three nominating categories:
Help us recognize our volunteers - make a nomination!
Nominations must be submitted by March 25, 2015.
Volunteer of the Year Awards Luncheon
Thursday, April 9, 2015, 11:30am
Youth Volunteer (junior high or high school age)
Chandler's Chop House
401 N. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL
Welcoming Remarks: Village President Al Larson
Keynote Speaker: Chris Smith
Chris Smith is the Executive Director of HandsOn Suburban Chicago, a nonprofit organization that helps inspire, equip and mobilize people to volunteer and take action that builds vibrant and prosperous communities.Chris served as HOSC’s Board President from 2000-2007. She was a former teacher, retired corporate manager and both a corporate and nonprofit consultant before getting “HandsOn” and focusing on Volunteer Engagement as both a social and economic solution for meeting critical community needs. For the past seven years, she has had the privilege of working directly with corporate volunteer programs, hundreds of nonprofit leaders and several foundations as a coach and mentor for a variety of organizational capacity-building grant programs. Chris has been a presenter at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service for the past five years and served as a member of the Leadership Faculty for the Points of Light Corporate Institute and the Reimagining Service Advisory Council for the Presidio Trust.
For more information, email the Schaumburg Special Events Coordinator or call 847.923.3605.