Welcome to Picket Fence Foundation!

We’re thrilled that you’re interested in joining our team! If you’re looking to apply for a staff position (and not as a Jr. Associate in our HireAbility program), simply fill out the application form below.

If you’d like to learn more about our HireAbility Supported Employment program, where our dedicated job coaches help People With Disabilities develop valuable work skills and mindsets, just click here for more details. (

Thank you for considering Picket Fence Foundation as the next step in your career journey!

Employment Application

Thank you for your interest in joining the Picket Fence Foundation family! Please provide *all* information requested. Give us a call at (309)274-5414 if you have any questions or have issues completing.

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    About You

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    We’re closed every Sunday, but we do offer some hours on Sundays for watering plants.
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    If we are not actively hiring right now, would you like us to add you to our volunteer database? We may reach out with specific projects or requests as the need comes up. Your preference will not impact our employment decision.