Volunteer Opportunities


Interested in participating in Greenwood Project’s mission? Browse our opportunities below and sign up to volunteer with us. 

Scholars engage with professionals centered around a particular career focus. 

Volunteers engage to provide insight into specific areas or roles within the industry.

Scholars gather in small groups to learn from an industry professional with particular expertise.

Scholars practice interviewing for financial services positions with industry professionals.

Consider sharing your expertise with our scholars. Here are a sampling of areas they need exposure to:

  • Compliance
  • Distribution, Product Specialists, Investment Consultants
  • ESG & Impact Investing
  • Financial Advisors/RIA’s
  • FinTech
  • Investment Banking
  • Operations
  • Private Credit
  • Private Equity
  • Public Finance
  • Real Assets
  • Software Engineers and Data Scientists
  • Trading
  • Venture Capital 

Consider sharing your experience with developing any of the following soft skills: 

  • Behavioral Biases
  • Building an Employee Brand
  • Building Inclusive Networks
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Entrepreneurship Drive & Leadership
  • Personal Branding and Professionalism
  • Soft Skills That Matter
  • The Unwritten Rules of Corporate Culture

We are hosting a series of events:

  • College Final Ceremony – In Partnership with Chicago Fed
  • Fintech Fest – In Partnership with World Business Chicago​​
  • Women of Wall Street (WOW) Panel​
  • Ascend: Pioneering Paths to the C-Suite, A Networking Event for Emerging Leaders – In Partnership with Greenwood Project’s Young Professional Board​