LOCATION

724 W. Washington St

Bloomington, IL 61701

CONTACT  US

Telephone: (309) 829-1200

Email: info@westbloomington.org

WINTER HOURS (starts November 1)

Monday: 10-Noon & 5-7 P.M. 

Thursday: 4-7 P.M.

Saturday: 8-12 P.M.

BIKE CO-OP HOURS

Monday:  5-7 P.M. 

Saturday: 9-12 P.M.

HOLIDAY HOURS

Thanksgiving Day: Closed

December 24 - January 1: Closed

© 2019  WBRP  West Bloomington Revitalization Project

VOLUNTEER

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Front Desk: Volunteers help with the Tool Library and Bike Co-op front desk operations during open hours.

  • Tool Library: Volunteers are needed to assist with the workshop area, tool inventory, repairing broken tools, sorting donations, etc. 

  • Veggie Oasis: Volunteers help glean and distribute fresh produce each Saturday. Visit the Veggie Oasis Facebook group for more information.

  • Greenhouse & Seed Library Assistant: Volunteers who are knowledgeable of plants would be great for this role.

  • Community Gardens: Volunteers needed to weed, mow, plant, and maintain our community gardens. Great opportunity for groups.

  • Bike Co-op: Volunteers assist with cleaning, repairing and sorting donated bikes.

  • Book Bike: Volunteers will ride the bike and help give away books at various community events and Saturday mornings at the Farmer’s Market.

  • Event Planning: Volunteers needed to take the lead on planning annual WBRP events: West Fest, Taste of the West, etc

  • Facility and Building Maintenance: Care for the building cleanliness inside and out, make calls for repairs, sort and organize donations/materials at WBRP.

  • Volunteer Coordinator: Help manage our volunteer base. Some work can be done from home and some work to be completed in the office. Organize Volunteer Orientations 4/yr, call and follow up with volunteer list, seek out new volunteers, set up volunteer process, etc

  • Organizing: Volunteers assist with organizing files, forms, basement, kitchen, tool inventory, garage, seeds, bikes and bike parts, and more.

JOIN A COMMITTEE

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Serve on a committee to organize and execute WBRP's microloan program. 

 

ART & STREET BEAUTIFICATION: Serve on a  committee to plan murals, apply for grants, complete art projects, etc. Dates and times are flexible.

BED BLITZ: Serve on a committee to plan the Bed Blitz event. Volunteers assist with administration, marketing, sponsorship requests, application and selection process.

FUNDRAISING: Serve on a committee to plan fundraising opportunities to support the mission of WBRP.

VOLUNTEER SIGN UP

Ready to volunteer? Send us an email and we will schedule you for an orientation session. Complete the volunteer liability form and bring signed to your scheduled orientation session. 

VOLUNTEER RESOURCES