Please complete this application form if you are interested in volunteering with Neighbors, Inc. Once you complete the form, click the Submit button at the bottom.


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How We Communicate


How Can I Help?

Here is a list of some of our volunteer opportunities.

Please select ways that you would be interested in helping.



Accommodations

Please let us know if we can support you with any accommodations.



How did you hear about us?


In Case of an Emergency

Who may we contact in case of an emergency?



Background Check/Guardian Permission

Consent and or permission is required to complete your volunteer application. If you are 18+, by checking this box you give consent to Neighbors, Inc. to use your date of birth to conduct a criminal background check with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. As a parent of a volunteer 17 years of age or younger, checking this box indicates that you have granted permission for your child to volunteer at Neighbors, Inc. and that you assume full responsibility for his/her actions. If there is anything you would like Neighbors to know, please use the box below.



Password

Volunteers use an online scheduling tool called the Volunteer Portal. Please create a password below and save for future use.



Acknowledgement

By submitting this form, I agree to serve within the stated policies and procedures listed in the Neighbors, Inc. Volunteer Handbook. I understand I am required to follow these policies to volunteer at Neighbors. 


CIVIL RIGHTS TRAINING

Goal of Civil Rights: That everyone is treated with fairness and equality while receiving services at Neighbors, Inc.

Please watch Neighbors' Civil Rights training video.


TO STAY SAFE, THE FOLLOWING PRINCIPLES APPLY WHEN VOLUNTEERING:

  • We are part of a harassment and violence free culture.
  • We respect our drug and alcohol-free environment.
  • We keep guns and other dangerous items off the premises.
  • We stay home when we are sick.

NEIGHBORS WAIVER OF LIABILITY

The undersigned Volunteer has agreed to work as a Volunteer for Neighbors, Inc. As a Volunteer I understand that some of the activities performed by Neighbors volunteers involve a risk of injury. As a Volunteer I hereby expressly release, relinquish, and forever discharge Neighbors, Inc. and the respective successors and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) of and from any and all claims, which the undersigned may have against the Released Parties arising out of volunteer service for Neighbors, Inc. and any and all related activities.

MEDIA RELEASE

Neighbors, Inc. may capture written testimonials, still images, video and/or audio recordings of volunteers while they are volunteering or representing Neighbors to be used for promotional, celebratory or fundraising purposes. It is standard practice for a Neighbors representative to ask permission before capturing media items, however, there are instances where an image could be captured unbeknownst to the volunteer. As a volunteer, you are agreeing to authorize Neighbors to use, reuse, copy, publish, display, exhibit, reproduce and distribute media items in organizational materials without advance notification and are participating on a voluntary basis with the understanding that no payment or other compensation from Neighbors will be exchanged.

 AGREEMENT

My checking the "I Agree" box verifies I agree to and understand the following information:

  • I will follow the practices outlined in the Neighbors Volunteer Handbook and Civil Rights Training
  • I grant Neighbors the right to use my image per the Media Release
  • I understand my rights as outlined in the Waiver of Liability