Berwyn Township

6600 W. 26th Street, , Berwyn, Illinois 60402
(708)788-6600 | | (708)788-0432

Positions Available

Berwyn Township & Berwyn Public Health District

Berwyn Township & Public Health District are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for community-minded residents who want to make a difference!

Participate, provide new ideas, introduce new partnerships, assist in planning and becoming engaged in carrying out the organization's work.



Volunteer Positions Available: Secretary (1) / Members (5)

The task for this committee is to review General Assistance and Emergency Assistance programs currently in place at the Berwyn Township, review practices at other townships across Illinois, and make best-practice recommendations for equitable assistance that is meaningful to Berwyn residents within the law. Committee members are appointed by the Township Supervisor. Township Supervisor serves as Committee Chair. Expected duration: 6 months to 1 year. Committee will dissolve upon completion of review and recommendations. MUST BE A BERWYN RESIDENT.

Role of Secretary: The Secretary is responsible for the documentation and communication of the activities of the committee. The secretary is the primary administration officer of the committee and provides the links between the committee, members and outside agencies. The Secretary should be a good communicator, maintain confidentiality on relevant matters and have the ability to delegate tasks and supervise others. Amongst the Secretary’s tasks are to work with the Chair to prepare the agenda, control and distribute minutes, receive and disseminate correspondence to and from the committee etc.

Role of the Committee Member: Committee members are responsible for attending meetings, working 5 to 10 hours per month outside of committee meetings, preparing for meetings ready to share research findings. All members vote on committee actions and recommendations.

Interested Berwyn residents who wish to be considered for this committee should submit their resume to



Volunteer Positions Available

In June of 2022, Governor Pritzker signed the Decennial Committee on Local Government Efficiency Act (50 ILCS 70/1-99) into law. This act mandates that local governmental agencies (or most entities that levy taxes) convene a committee to study local efficiencies and help create a report for the County with any potential recommendations for improving your local government’s efficiency. The Berwyn Township & Public Health District is looking for at least two volunteers from the Berwyn community to join this committee and work with the board to evaluate and potentially improve our efficiency.

Potential members will need to attend at least three meetings in the next 18 months. MUST BE A BERWYN RESIDENT.

Interested Berwyn residents who wish to be considered for this committee should submit their resume before NOON on Tuesday, May 30, 2023 to