Help Grant Wishes with Make-A-Wish Illinois! Attend a Training Session in Carbondale


Cause Areas


Wed Apr 04, 2018, 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM


tbaCarbondale, IL 62901


Make-A-Wish Illinois is hosting a free training session for wish-granting volunteers. To attend the training, potential volunteers must complete the volunteer application and online preparation before the session; therefore RSVP is required in advance. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. . All volunteers must be over 21 and submit an application, and background check; complete an online in-person training to begin granting wishes. Wish-Granting volunteers will work in teams of two to help grant the wishes of children in their community. Volunteers plan and carry out wishes from start to finish with support from the Make-A-Wish staff. Wish Granters are asked to give 25-30 hours a year.


  • Child Development
  • Child Welfare
  • People Skills
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • 25-30 hours per year

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity