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Becoming a volunteer is easy! Complete the Volunteer Application and Background Check below and return it to us via our Contact Form!

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Volunteer Application

Thank you for your interest in volunteering! Please include a resume for review. If you have multiple files for upload (such as cover letter and resume), please create a multi-page PDF (recommended) or ZIP them. This form only allows for one file to be uploaded.

Please read our Volunteer Code of Ethics before continuing

Volunteer Code of Ethics

1+1=U, Inc. recognizes the critical role of its volunteers and is extremely grateful for their dedication, time, and compassion. 1+1=U, Inc. accepts the service of all volunteers with the understanding that such service is at the sole discretion of the agency.

1+1=U, Inc. asks you as a volunteer to:

  • Perform your service to the best of your ability, maintain the clients’ interests as your primary focus
  • Maintain an environment free of harassment (physical, sexual, or verbal), discrimination, and unprofessional conduct.
  • Refrain from false, misrepresented, or omitted information on a volunteer application form and understand that 1+1=U, Inc. cannot accept applications with such information.
  • Observe, maintain, and protect confidentiality regarding clients, and avoid sharing with anyone information that identifies clients.
  • Treat proprietary or privileged information involving staff members or other volunteers as strictly confidential.
  • Avoid activity construed as conflict of interest, i.e. neither accept loans or gifts of money or property from clients nor give gifts of money or property to clients, unless through an organized agency program
  • Refrain from offering medical, legal, or financial advice to clients.
  • Respect the cultural, religions, and political views of clients and refrain from imposing your beliefs on clients.

All applicants are must obtain their own police background checks.

Thank you for completing this application form and for your interest in volunteering with us.

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Contact Information


During which hours are you available for volunteer assignments?

Weekday mornings
Weekday afternoons
Weekday evenings
Weekend mornings
Weekend afternoons
Weekend evenings


Tell us in which areas you are interested in volunteering.

Field Work
Phone Bank
Newsletter Production
Volunteer Coordination

Special Skills or Qualifications

Summarize special skills and qualifications you have acquired from employment, previous volunteer work, or through other activities, including hobbies or sports.

Previous Volunteer Experience

Summarize your previous volunteer experience.

Person to Notify in Case of Emergency


Please attach your resume here.

Agreement and Signature

By submitting this application, I affirm that the facts set forth in it are true and complete. I understand that if I am accepted as a volunteer, any false statements, omissions, or other misrepresentations made by me on this application may result in my immediate dismissal.