We need YOUR help! Volunteer with the PPS Foundation today

We have many opportunities for community volunteers in our Horizons, See it. Be it, and Adopt-A-School programs.  


Sign up HERE to speak about your career at an upcoming middle school Horizons class.


Contact Sarah Oakford HERE to volunteer as a mentor for our Adopt-a-School's Making the Grade program.


Sign up HERE to volunteer at the Wine and Whiskey event in Junction City that benefits the PPS Foundation

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Career Videos

Horizons Virtual Classroom - Videographer with Pat Clark


Start BIG Program at Caterpillar with Patrick Wilmington and Andy Seaton

September 8, 2020


Be a Coach with Latisha Luckett from Bradley University's Women Basketball Team

September 4, 2020


Be a Paleoartist with Adrienne Stroup from the Chicago Field Museum

August 13, 2020


Be a Conductor with George Stelluto, Orchestra Conductor at the Peoria Symphony Orchestra

August 6, 2020


Be a Paramedic with Michael Richardson (EMT) and Thuy Vo (paramedic) from Advanced Medical Transport

July 23, 2020


Be a Zookeeper with Elly Cowan from the Peoria Zoo

July 16, 2020


Be a Car Mechanic with Curt Baumgart from Bob Lindsay Honda

July 10, 2020


Be a Game Designer with Ethan Ham from Bradley University's Department of Interactive Media

July 2, 2020


Be a Doctor with Medical Student Matthew

June 11, 2020


Be a Museum Curator with Lottie Fiddes from the Peoria Riverfront Museum

June 4, 2020


Be a Counselor with Derrick Booth from the Peoria Public Schools

May 28, 2020


Be a Graphic Designer with Chelsie from Lettering Works

May 21, 2020


Be a News Reporter with Shelby Roberts from WMDB

May 14, 2020


Be an Engineer with Greg Tomlins from Caterpillar

May 7, 2020


Be a Librarian with Alissa from Morton Public Library

April 30 2020