Community, NFP and Service Organizations
The Giving DuPage is the DuPage County Volunteer Center, with a mission is to promote giving and volunteering countywide. Our Volunteer Opportunity Portal tool connects volunteers & donors with local service opportunities. In 2016, the Volunteer Portal connected more than 1,600 volunteers to 400 local nonprofit organizations. To further celebrate volunteers, Giving DuPage organizes a countywide recognition event called Volapalooza. Giving DuPage also hosts the DuPage Human Race, a 5K community fundraiser event that raises awareness and funds for 50+ participating charity organizations. In 7 years, the DuPage Human Race has attracted 10,300 participants and raised over $631,000 for local nonprofits organizations.