Please complete this application form if you are interested in tutoring and mentoring a youth in a CommonBond Communities program Youth Program. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.

General Information

Program and Location Preference

We are recruiting volunteers to assist in our Youth Programs across several locations in the Twin Cities metro area.  All of our open volunteer opportunities are virtual at this time.  Click on the links below to learn more about each program and location.

Choose any program(s) and site(s) you are interested in.


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.  Youth programs run until the end of the school year. 

Volunteer Orientation

All new volunteers are required to attend our General Volunteer Orientation, which gives an overview of each volunteer opportunity, program requirements, and youth tutoring and mentoring best practices.

  • Please choose an upcoming orientation that works for you.

If none of these times work, leave it blank and the Volunteer Manger will reach out to you with alternative options.

Optional Identity Questions

The following questions on identity do not require answers, but help us as an organization to evaluate our current recruitment and retention efforts and maintain accurate statistics for our funders.

Optional Employer Questions

  • For current employer you may write "retired from ___"  or "student at ___" if applicable.  
  • For current position you may write "position before retirement" or "intended major" if applicable.

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Volunteer Application Agreement

CommonBond Communities is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all volunteer applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify or expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, marital or veteran status, the presence of a job-related medical condition or disability, status with regard to public assistance or any other legally protected status.

I certify that the answers given here are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I authorize CommonBond Communities to investigate all statements contained in this application for the purpose of considering me for a volunteer position. I further acknowledge that I am offering my services strictly on a volunteer basis and no offer of paid employment is implied.

I understand that I or CommonBond Communities can terminate the volunteer relationship at any time, and that successful placement in a volunteer position is contingent on a successful screening and enrollment process.

I understand that if I am under age 18, I must secure permission to act as a volunteer from my parent/legal guardian.