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Our Volunteers

Each day, people like you join our mission to support a healthier Chicago and make a difference in the field of health care by volunteering at Rush.

How you can help

Volunteer services at the Medical Center

Rush Volunteer Services offers several nonclinical opportunities to make a difference for our patients and serve our West Side Chicago community. From providing wheelchair support for patients to conducting tours with schools, professional groups and community organizations, Volunteer Services can help you find an opportunity to match your interest and desired level of involvement.

Learn more about Rush Volunteer Services, including how you can get involved.

Other ways to get involved with Rush

Advocates like our friends and donors are critical in spreading the word about the high-quality health care, education and research at Rush. If you’d like to get more involved, there are now more ways than ever to support our mission:

Volunteer groups at Rush

Without the commitment and advocacy of the groups who serve our mission, none of what we do at Rush would be possible. Comprising elite groups of philanthropists and leaders, these boards provide critical support and outreach, spreading the word about the work of Rush's people and programs.

Learn more about the critical efforts our volunteer leaders make to advance Rush’s mission: