CSI Chicago is a member-based organization, we always need member volunteers.  Volunteering provides tremendous benefits including personal growth, professional development, building industry contacts and developing relationships with members along the way.  Based on your availability and interest we have a volunteering opportunity for you.

Join a Committee

CSI Chicago’s strongest asset is its membership and our member’s willingness to share skills, knowledge and expertise. Putting that talent into action by volunteering for a committee can be your first step to an active role in CSI Chicago.

Listed below are the committees for which you can volunteer:

  • Membership
  • Contractor Engagement
  • Sponsorship & Marketing
  • Certification
  • Newsletter
  • Website
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Social Media
  • CSi2eye
  • Programming- Chapter Meetings & Building Enclosure
  • Specifier Roundtable
  • Technical Roundtable
  • Industry Roundtable
  • Meet-the-Reps Roundtable
  • Summer Roundtables
  • Rebuilding Together
  • Social - Holiday Party, Awards & Recognition Night, and Social Outings
  • Golf Outing (Biennial)
  • Student Outreach
  • Technical
  • Young Professional

For more information please contact:
Beth Winkler
Executive Director

Become A Micro-Volunteer

We understand that not all members have the time or availability to volunteer as a committee member but are willing to share their skills, knowledge and expertise in a smaller capacity.  If this sounds like you, becoming a micro-volunteer is just for you. 

Listed below are the micro-volunteer opportunities for which you can volunteer:

Change Order Newsletter Project Closeout Write Up – Submit a 250 word write up on a recently completed project and 2-3 project photos.  If possible, include other companies that participated in the project design/construction and the end use of the project.

Change Order Newsletter Member Spotlight Write Up – Submit a 250 word write up with a photo of a member of your choice. Be sure to include both personal and professional information so readers get to know the member.  If possible, include why they joined CSI Chicago, the benefits they see, and anything they are active in the chapter with.

Change Order Newsletter Event Recap Write Up – Submit approximately a 500 word summary of the last CSI Chicago event you attended.  This could be a summary of the event and presentation or it could be an opinion piece reacting to what was presented.  

Change Order Newsletter Hot Tip of the month Write Up – Submit a 250 word "hot tip" write up on a topic and/or product that makes your work life better, easier or more efficient. This could be anything from an app or computer program, a website or blog you enjoy, or even a design related tip. 
Event Door Greeter – Donate your time welcoming and registering members and guests as they arrive to events.  Requires attending the event and arriving 10-15 minutes before the event begins.
Event Photographer – Donate your time taking photos at the event to be used in CSI Chicago’s member communications and social media channels.

For more information please contact:
Rachel Nava
Volunteer Coordinator


Beth Winkler
Executive Director