Join Our Young Professionals Board

Join Our Young Professionals Board 2017-08-06T03:01:02+00:00

Empowering young people through leadership, skill-building and community service

Membership on the Young Professionals Board provides an opportunity to develop new skills and broaden your professional and social circles — all while serving a cause that helps people in our own community who have been touched by domestic violence.

Members will help promote the mission of Family Shelter Service through volunteer, social and fundraising activities. You will work to gain awareness and support for the work of Family Shelter Service with young adult professionals in the community of DuPage County.

Young Professionals Board members will attend regular meetings, work on fundraisers and events and serve as ambassadors to the community. Your experience on the Young Professionals Board will provide leadership development and opportunities to become involved in the Executive Board of Directors.

If you are between the ages of 21 and 35 and are looking to connect with like-minded individuals while getting involved in a cause that affects over 200,000 people in our community, we’d like to hear from you.

Here are our requirements:

  • Attend a minimum of five regular meetings and one Executive Board Meeting
  • Serve a two-year term on the Junior Board
  • Participate in fundraisers such as the annual Gala and 10K/5K Run/Walk
  • Contribute to the planning and execution of a Junior Board annual fundraising event
  • Serve as an ambassador for Family Shelter Service in the DuPage County community
  • Give or Get fundraising goal of $500/year

If interested, please contact Lauren at