Volunteer with SOAR

SOAR members have the opportunity to give back to our organization and the Streeterville community. Below are some of the ways SOAR members can get involved.


  • Registering and welcoming event guests
  • Event setup and takedown
  • Passing out flyers for events at buildings and businesses within the neighborhood
  • Volunteering at large SOAR events – First Responders, Blueprints, Farmers Market, etc.


  • Copywriting for brochures, membership letters, event materials
  • Designing invitations, postcards, electronic communications
  • Digital media – updating website
  • Farmers Market communications

Office Assistance

  • Stuffing envelopes
  • Labeling
  • Filing
  • Special assignments

Park Programs + Green Space

  • Helping with planting of Lake Shore Park garden
  • Participating in fundraising efforts for the garden

Ready to volunteer?

Join our volunteer email list to be contacted when a volunteer opportunity arises.

Please Note: SOAR membership is required to participate as a volunteer. Learn more about joining SOAR at https://soarchicago.org/membership/, or by contacting the SOAR office at office@soarchicago.org