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4665 Hydraulic RoadKeep Northern Illinois BeautifulRockford, IL 61109


Every Tuesdayafternoon and Saturdaymorning, year-round, the volunteer-staffed Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Center needs about 6 people per shift to help

lift donated items from cars, trucks and vans and

sort into paper, cardboard, plastic bottles, glass bottles, clothing, metals and electronics.

Accepted items listed at www.knib.org.

Tuesday shifts: 1:30-3:30 and/or 3:15-5:15 p.m.

Saturday shifts: 8:30-10:30 a.m. and/or 10:15-12:15 p.m.

Double shifts as available (3.5 hours)

All ages 14-up.

Activities are primarily outdoors in any weather; close-toed shoes strongly recommended.


  • Customer Service
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Environmental Science
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 - 3.5 hours per occasion.
  • Must be able to stand, lift, follow safety procedures.

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