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Adult Volunteer Application

This application is for volunteers 18 years or older. Students please complete our Student Application.  
If you are interested in having your group volunteer, please complete our Group Volunteering Application.
New Volunteers will be interviewed before placement.

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First Name *
Middle
Last Name *
Country
Address Line 1 *
City *
State/Province *
Postal Code *
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Does your employer offer a matching fund or company contribution for your volunteer service?

Emergency Contact Information

The following information is not required, but will help FBCWC when applying for grant funding

Gender
Ethnicity
How did you hear about our volunteer program?

Immediate needs are listed. Which volunteer opportunities interest you?

Indirect Services
ThriftWise (formerly PennyWise Resale Stores)
Client Based Services - must be 21 years of age
CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK
Required Training
I agree to attend training and/or orientation - please notify me when it is available.

Two Personal References (Not family members)


Due to the nature of our work and the need to protect the safety and confidentiality of our clients, we expect all staff and volunteers to follow our Ethical Standards and Core Values. Please click the link below to read these guidelines and then check the box on the form to indicate your agreement to abide by them.

ETHICAL STANDARDS:
CONFIDENTIALITY STATEMENT:
LIABILITY RELEASE:
BOUNDARIES & CONDUCT
  • Do not exchange personal contact information with clients
  • Do not accept gifts from clients
  • Do not loan or give clients’ money
  • Do not engage in a non-professional relationship with clients
  • Do not hug, shake hands, or place hands on a client’s shoulder, etc. without asking permission.
  • If a child does not initiate a hug, “high-fives” and “fist bumps” are preferable
  • Be nonjudgmental, respectful, and flexible
  • Redirect clients to staff if they ask for your advice or opinion regarding their situation
PHOTO/MEDIA RELEASE:
DIVERSITY STATEMENT:

The checked boxes above and my signature below constitute my understanding and acceptance of these policies set forth by the FBWC.

This box must be checked in order for your application to be processed.

2021 Impact

  • Crisis Hotline Calls

    8,428

  • Survivors and Children Served

    1,990

  • Clients Receiving Emergency Shelter

    304

  • Counseling Hours Provided

    11,406

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