For the past 10 years, World Sport Chicago has relied on the support of thousands of individuals with several putting in well over 100 hours in support of our mission and to advance our organization’s development. Volunteers with World Sport Chicago have served:
- As brand and mission ambassadors, making presentations in school and supporting community activation
- They help out with fundraisers and help us produce sporting events
- And they to grow the awareness and supporter-base of our organization so we might do more
There are many ways to help, if you would like to get involved and volunteer send us an email introducing yourself and letting us know a bit more about your volunteer interests.
InternshipÂ & Career Opportunities
World Sport Chicago is made up of a team united by our commitment to strengthen and support grassroots and neighborhood sport in Chicago. No matter your role, everyoneÂ is a play-maker, integral to developing the assets and directing the community investments that advance our mission.
World Sport Chicago offers internships throughout the year for college undergraduate and graduate students.
Interns with World Sport Chicago get on-site experience with a not-for-profit company that builds community by increasing access and participation in neighborhood sports. Our internship opportunities focus on learning through hands-on experience with guidance and support from full-time staff. Most internships last 8-12 weeks and ask interns to commit at least 24 hours per week to allow for deeper and more meaningful projects.
A career with World Sport Chicago offers the opportunity to join a lean but tight-knit, empathetic team. Though everyone has a position to play, we value camaraderie and shared leadership and we encourage collaboration and the sharing of ideas.
Download position descriptions of our current opportunities here:
- Community Engagement Specialist (full-time associate)
- Program Services Coordinator – PlayStreets (seasonal coordinator)
Based on current interest, applications for the Program Services Coordinator and Community Engagement Specialist positions are now closed. If you would like to be contacted should applications reopen, please email us.
Want to be notified of future career opportunities with World Sport Chicago? Email us and we’ll let you know with future openings.