ISGS OPPORTUNITIES!
 
With the generous help of its volunteers, ISGS is poised for continued success.  The positions listed below present some interesting and exciting opportunities for you!
 
Please consider helping ISGS achieve its mission to preserve and disseminate Illinois historical and genealogical materials, and to educate and aid those researching their ancestry. 
 
OPPORTUNITIES:
 
Newest Project: In addition to the ISGS Board and committee opportunities listed below,we are hard at work on a new project indexing ledgers from the Illinois Department of Registration and Education 1877-1952. Interested? This project requires the following: a computer with a CD drive, Microsoft Excel, and an Internet connection. If you are not already in our database of indexers, please contact Becky Higgins, Indexing Coordinator, bhiggins9@gmail.com
 
For information on any of the positions listed below, contact Susie Pope:  isgs2ndvp@ilgensoc.org
  • 2014 ISGS Annual Conference:  Illinois:  Land of Opportunity, October 24 & 25, Hilton Garden Inn located in O’Fallon Illinois. Volunteers are needed as room monitors, to work at the registration desk, as bag stuffing, etc.
  • Finance and Budget Chair:  This committee monitors the financial condition of ISGS, makes recommendations to the Governing Board, and compiles the annual budget.
  • Advertising Chair:  Develops advertisers for the ISGS Quarterly, Newsletter, and fall conference syllabus.  
  • Education Chair:  Develops and coordinates educational opportunities offered by ISGS.  (See the full description on our blog.)
  • Long Range Planning:  This committee considers plans for the improvement of the Society. They solicit suggestions from the membership, make regular reports to the Board, and present projects for action.
  • Newsletter Editor: Compiles and produces bi-monthly ISGS online newsletter.