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Volunteers Wanted

DCGS is seeking volunteers to fill a variety of roles. If you are interested in helping in a way that is not described below, please email webcoordinator@dcgs.org and indicate your preferences.


for the 2023-2024 term starting May 2023

Do you have ideas for genealogical programs and enjoy bringing people together? DCGS is looking for someone to build our program calendar and manage the monthly events.

See the job description for details:


Email president@dcgs.org and mention the VP-Programs position.

Publicity Chair

Available now

Do you enjoy connecting with people on social media, sharing ideas, and creating excitement around events? DCGS is looking for someone to help create an online community.

See the job description for details:


Email webcoordinator@dcgs.org and mention the Publicity Chair position.

Genealogy Assistance

Available now

If you love genealogy and enjoy helping family or friends do their own family history research, the Volunteer Genealogists of the DuPage County Genealogical Society can use you!

Openings for members who would like to volunteer are available for 2023, on Thursday evenings between 7:00 and 9:00 pm at the Wheaton Public

Library. Volunteers direct clients to the sources or records they are seeking, rather than doing the actual research for them. Training is available to familiarize you with the resources available at the library, and working jointly with existing volunteers helps to familiarize you with the procedures used to assist those seeking help.

Email webcoordinator@dcgs.org and write "Attn: Library Chair" in the subject or body.

Conference Volunteers

Available Immediately

Volunteers are very important and help the Conference run smoothly. We are looking for volunteers in several areas:

  • Facilitators - Introduce a speaker of their choice or of a lecture they intend to attend. Assists the speaker, if necessary, and let the speaker know when their time is almost up to help keep the speaker on schedule.
  • Guides - Welcome attendees during morning check-in and guide attendees to meeting rooms, lunch, and the exhibitor’s tables
  • Logistics - Help set up on Friday and take down on Saturday.

If you are interested in helping, please contact Rhea Hunter at webcoordinator@dcgs.org and indicate your preferences.

The DuPage County Genealogical Society is an incorporated, 501(C)(3) not-for-profit organization. Our focus is on providing education for genealogists and assisting in preserving and making available local records of genealogical interest. Our mailing address is P. O. Box 3, Wheaton, IL, 60187.  

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