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House In The Wood

Job Postings and Volunteer Opportunities

Whether you are looking for a full time career or just volunteer a few hours a week, we have a position!


Our small staff cannot do what we do without the help of our amazing volunteers

There are always projects that need doing at House In The Wood. Our small full-time staff do amazing work putting on all of our youth and adult programs, but the help of our wonderful volunteers makes our campus really shine. If you have a talent you’d like to share (or just a desire to help), there are many ways to get involved at House In The Wood.

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Be a permanent part of disrupting generational poverty.

Our Summer Camp and Outdoor Education programs almost exclusively work with low-income children and families from Chicago. We target ages 7-15 for summer camp and third through eighth grade in our Outdoor Education programs.  All of our fun and engaging activities have several layers of purpose behind them. They may build skills in teamwork, communication, independence or responsibility.

Tree Climbing Facilitator

Arts & Crafts Counselor

Specialty Counselor

Farming & Gardening Counselor

Team Sports Counselor

Outdoor Skills Counselor

Healthcare Coordinator

Team Building Counselor

Swimming Counselor

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