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The GREATEST Gift That We Can Give Is Our Time...

Join Team BOB as we work towards providing our youth with an even BRIGHTER FUTURE!!!

Getting Started Is Super Easy...Complete The Volunteer Registration Form Below

We are truly excited that you decided to become a part of our winning team!!! We rely on the support of volunteers to help out with programming and administrative duties so that we can continue to offer much needed services free of charge for youth participants that reside in the City of Chicago and surrounding areas.

Volunteers can serve in a variety of important ways.  Some of our volunteer positions include:

  • Youth Basketball Coach
  • Youth Football Coach
  • Referees
  • Mentors
  • Life Coaches
  • Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math (STEAM) Guest Speakers & Workshop Facilitators
  • Social Media & Web Design
  • Administration
  • Event Planner
  • Guest Speaker

New Applicant Eligibility Requirements:

  • 18+ Years Old
  • Complete Volunteer Registration Form
  • Pass Background Check
  • Complete Interview Process
  • Submit Medical Paperwork (TB Tests & Up-To-Date Vaccinations) - Not Applicable for Guest Speakers
  • Complete Orientation
  • At least One Year of Experience Working With Youth In Urban Setting

Volunteer With BOB

  • Press & Hold The Control Key When Selecting More Than One Volunteer Opportunity