Join Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes & Perham Volunteer Community

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes & Perham! We strive to offer volunteers rewarding and fun opportunities to support the local kids we serve at our Clubs each day!

PLEASE NOTE - completing this form will add you to our GENERAL VOLUNTEER LIST. It will NOT sign you up for SPECIFIC volunteer opportunities that we may have available. If you are visiting this site for the purpose of signing up for a SPECIFIC opportunity (e.g., our WE Fest volunteer team), please go to the OPPORTUNITIES TAB on our ORGANIZATION'S PAGE, select the opportunity you would like to help with, and click VOLUNTEER to get signed up for that specific volunteer opportunity. Thank you!

Your Contact Information

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Name

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Primary Address

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Primary Phone

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Email

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Birthdate

Your Availability

Times of Year

We have opportunities for volunteers to help with programming and events all year. Tell us if you are available to volunteer during the school year and/or during the summer.

Days & Times

If you'd like, let us know what times of day you are available to volunteer. This information can help us pair you with opportunities that might come up at our Clubs as well as at future Club special events.
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Your Experience

Have you ever been employed by or volunteered for a Boys & Girls Club?

If yes, which Club, what did you do, and when?

Education

Tell us about your current or past educational background.

Current Employer

Supervisor Name

Supervisor Phone

May we contact?

Job Duties

If your current job duties are relevant to your volunteer application, please include them here.

Past Volunteer Experience

Share any past volunteer experiences with us. Who have you volunteered for? What kinds of tasks did you do? What did you like the most - or like the least?

Your References

Personal Reference #1

Relationship to You

Reference Phone

Personal Reference #2

Relationship to You

Reference Phone

Additional Information

If there is any additional information that you think would be helpful to us in considering you as a volunteer for our organization, please include it here.

Your Statement of Agreement

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Terms and Conditions

The mission of Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham is "to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens." Because we serve as positive role models for children, we maintain high standards of conduct in all things we do at our Club facilities and within the communities we serve whether or not Club members or other children are present.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham is part of a nationwide and local effort to help assure the protection of children from abuse and exploitation. Therefore, to safeguard the wellbeing of the youth we serve, our Clubs will investigate the accuracy of information provided in the application process for all volunteer applicants who will be working directly with children at our Clubs before appointment takes place. This investigation may include, but is not limited to, reference checking with past employers, the military, schools, appropriate volunteer agencies, police departments, government agencies, and personal references.

Submitting this application does not guarantee selection for volunteer roles. All individuals conditionally offered a volunteer service position working directly with children at Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham will be subject to a criminal background check at the time the offer is communicated. Volunteer service with Boys & Girls Clubs is contingent on the results of the criminal background check. Individuals on whom a criminal background check will be conducted will complete a form providing their consent to the check being completed and providing all relevant information necessary to complete the criminal background check. The Clubs’ Employee & Volunteer Background Check Policy sets forth the guidelines used by Boys & Girls Clubs in making volunteer service decisions as related to information obtained in background check(s). Criminal background checks will be performed on all volunteers working directly with children every 12 months.

All volunteers of Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham serve at their own will. They are retained at the discretion of the Club’s executive director and the Club’s Board of Directors. Boys & Girls Clubs retains sole discretion to make determinations of appropriate action to be taken in response to inappropriate, improper, or illegal volunteer conduct. The executive director and Board of Directors shall retain sole discretion to determine the definition of inappropriate or improper conduct. Additional policies may be added from time to time as necessary, without prior notice, at the discretion of the executive director or the Board of Directors.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham is an equal opportunity employer and service provider. We are dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment on any basis (including a volunteer basis), including but not limited to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, or status in regard to public assistance.

By checking the box below, I affirm that I have read the above terms and conditions and that the information I provided on this application is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. The check mark below signifies my electronic signature.

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Want to learn more or follow us?

Visit our website at www.bgcdl.org for more information about our Clubs.

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www.facebook.com/boysgirlsdl (Detroit Lakes Unit)
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham
150 Richwood Rd
Detroit Lakes
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United States
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