Join the NAMI Illinois Board of Directors!


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


218 W Lawrence AveSpringfieldSpringfield, IL 62704


NAMI Illinois is the state chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for millions of Americans who are affected by mental illness. With local affiliates in 21 communities statewide, NAMI provides free support and education programs to families and individuals with mental illness, advocates for access to services and is steadfast in the commitment to raise awareness and build a community for hope for all of those in need.

If you have a desire to serve as a member of a dedicated team of professionals and have a passion for the mission of NAMI Illinois, we invite you to apply for a position as a member of the Board of Directors. We are particularly interested in individuals who have expertise in the following areas:

Organizational/Strategic Planning, Finance, Development, Marketing

In addition to attending 4-6 meetings a year, board members periodically work on committees, projects and events. Most meetings are held in downtown Chicago, with one or two held in central or southern Illinois.

As a board member you will have the opportunity to work side by side with amazing people who are making the world a better place and contributing to the health of our community.

To apply for a board position submit your resume and we will you send you a short application to complete. A member of our board will contact you to discuss the opportunity and explore your interests.

We invite you to learn more about NAMI Illinois by visiting our website:

Thank you so much for your interest in NAMI Illinois!


  • Resource Development / Management
  • Financial Planning
  • Fundraising
  • Strategic Planning
  • Accounting
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

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