Volunteers Needed

Please consider volunteering at Chesterbrook Elementary School, even if you can give only a few hours. Anyone connected to our community – including parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles — even older siblings — can help. PLEASE browse volunteer opportunities below and sign up. We need YOU!

This is a list of all current volunteer needs.


PTA VOLUNTEER POSITIONS STILL AVAILABLE • We still have some shoes to fill. If you can help in any of the following capacities, please email Courtney Brown at

  • Discovery Gardens Co-Chair – Last month the PTA had a landscaper come in to clean out the three interior gardens so students can you use these spaces. We now need someone to look at the gardens and see where to go from here. Mulch, maintenance of the spaces, ideas to make them even better, etc.
  • Before and After School Activities Chair – Coordinate with outside vendors for several before and after school activities. (The vendors handle the money, this is simply assigning rooms, contacting families if there is a snow day, etc.)
  • Recycling – With current posters, etc. help show kids about recycling in the cafeteria and wherever else Chair wants to take this program.
  • Food Pantry – Liaison to coordinate sign up genius to get donated food from the cafeteria to SHARE of McLean.
  • Advocacy/ School Outreach Co-Chair - Help current Chair organize donations (lost and found clothes, winter coats, Christmas gifts, breakfast food at the year end, etc.) to our buddy school Annandale Terrace.
  • Several Fun Fair Committee Chairs – March 17th fundraising & fun event for the entire school. Numerous Committee Chairs have kids graduating from Chesterbrook this year. If interested contact Rebecca Hunter to follow up. (Signage/decorations, volunteer coordinator, Food co-chair, Games, etc.)
  • Graphic Designer  – Help Chairs of Committee’s design flyers, etc. (Not a very time consuming job and can be done from home/work.
  • Grant Writer – Do you have grant writing experience? Just an organized, good writer? We are looking for someone to work from home on putting together a couple small grants for our STEM/STEAM lab, and some other projects.



  • Book Fair - Nearly 50 volunteer slots need to be filled to make this a success. Sign-up Genius COMING SOON
  • Thanksgiving Lunch - Volunteers needed.  Sign-up Genius COMING SOON
  • Basketball Blowout - Volunteers needed before, during and after the event.  Sign-up Genius COMING SOON
  • Fun Fair - Over 100 volunteer slots for adults and teens need to be filled.  Sign-up Genius COMING SOON
  • International Night - Volunteers needed to host countries.  Sign-up Genius COMING SOON