The CRF currently has no volunteer opportunities.
If you would like to be notified when we do have opportunities for volunteers, please contact us and note in your message that you are interested in donating your time to the Cancer Research Foundation.
There are also a number of worthy cancer-related causes in the Chicago area that do provide opportunities for volunteers:
The University of Chicago Hospitals
The University of Chicago Hospitals are appreciative of people who are willing to help by visiting patients, providing comfort in waiting rooms, or playing with younger patients. To learn more about volunteering opportunities at the University of Chicago Hospitals, click here.
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
The Northwestern Hospital volunteer program provides the hospital with dependable trained volunteer staff. To learn more about this program, click here.
Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Bear Necessities regularly posts volunteer orientation opportunities and volunteer occasions on its website.
Gilda's Club - Chicago
Each month, Gilda's Club hosts a volunteer orientation. To find out more, click here.
"I owe a great deal to the Cancer Research Foundation for giving me a head start. This financial help made the difference between my getting a fast and successful start, and my other wise struggling to obtain the necessary funds to get my research program started."Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology and Human Genetics University of Chicago
April 30, 2010