Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Circle of Friends program through the Mennonite Central Committee of Ontario.

As a first step in the application process we ask that you complete the following form.

Please be aware that submitting this application form does not automatically register you as an MCC volunteer. There may be other training and qualifications that must be met, before you can begin volunteering.

Also, please be aware that all MCC volunteers working directly with program participants will be required to provide a current police information check.

Name and Address

Motivation for Volunteering

Please briefly describe your motive for volunteering with this program.

Volunteer Experience

Please briefly describe your volunteer experience.

Work Experience

Please briefly describe your work experience.

Other Skills and Interests

Please briefly describe other skills and interests that would be applicable to the position you are interested in.

Other Considerations:

Please share any information which could help us in matching you with the most appropriate Circle.



References must be 18 years of age or older and should not be related to you. Please ensure that your references include those who will be able to speak to your work ethic and character. (Example: Pastor, Employer, Colleague, Teacher, Coach or someone you have volunteered with or for in the past. Please do not use family)

Emergency Contact

Health and Safety

MCC is committed to the safe and successful placement of our volunteers. During your application and interview process, please inform us of your accommodation needs due to illness or disability.

MCC Mission Statement

Circle of Friends is a local program undertaken by Mennonite Central Committee Ontario and MCCO's mission states: "Mennonite Central Committee (MCC), shares God’s love and compassion for all in the name of Christ by responding to basic human needs and working for peace and justice. MCC envisions communities worldwide in right relationship with God, one another and creation."

Volunteers are asked to respect MCC's mission statement. If you feel that you are able to volunteer in a manner that is respectful of our Mission Statement then please indicate so by checking the "I Agree" box below.