Volunteer

Supporting the OSF HealthCare Foundation is more than just dollars, it’s also the time and dedication of our volunteers. There are many ways to get involved with the Foundation, whether it be volunteering on one of our committees, attending one of our upcoming events or hosting your own fundraising event.

HOPE Committee

Hope logoHOPE Mission Statement: HOPE seeks to connect young professionals with OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois by providing engaging opportunities to support OSF Children’s Hospital patients and their families’ through volunteering, fundraising events and networking fellowship.

What is HOPE? HOPE (Helping Our Patients Everyday) is a committee that stems from the OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois Community Advisory Board. HOPE is charged with supporting the patients served by OSF Children’s Hospital by emphasizing the need for fundraising throughout the community and executing various volunteer activities.

Who should join HOPE? HOPE is geared towards engaging young professionals within our community who have a desire to volunteer and give back to OSF Children’s Hospital. Do you love kids? Do you love getting involved in volunteer activities that enrich the lives of pediatric patients? Then HOPE is for you!

How do I join HOPE? Throughout the year, HOPE hosts various social events for networking, offers volunteer activities and helps with overall fundraising initiatives for OSF Children’s Hospital. If you’re interested in joining the group, check out our calendar of events [link to calendar] for the next social gathering or volunteer activity. Contact HOPE President, Zak Edmonds, at zak.edmonds@osfhealthcare.org to be added to the distribution list so that you’re up-to-date on all current happenings with HOPE!