Volunteer Application

Application Date_____________

Volunteer Position Sought ________________________________

Name _______________________________________________

Home Address_________________________________________

Email Address _________________________________________


Highest Level of Education ________________________________


Current Employer, if applicable _____________________________

Position/Title ___________________________________________

Dates of Employment (starting, ending)________________________



Would you like us to keep you employer abreast of your volunteer service and achievement? Yes No

Special Training, skills, hobbies ______________________________

Groups, clubs, organizational memberships ______________________

Please describe your prior volunteer experience (including organization names and dates of service)



What experiences have you had that may prepare you to work in the field of (volunteer tour guide, gift shop helper, office helper, special events assistant)?


Why do you want to volunteer? (or what do you want to gain from this volunteer experience?)


Check your area of interest:

____ Gift Shop ____Special Event Helper ____Tour Guide

____ Clean-up ____Historical Research ____Other (Please List)

Do you have health concerns, of which we should be aware? ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Have you ever been convicted of a crime? (If yes, please explain the nature of the crime and the date of the conviction and disposition.) Conviction of a crime is not an automatic disqualification for volunteer work. _____________________________________________________________


References: Please list three people who know you well and can attest to your character, skills and dependability. Include your current or last employer.

Name Relationship Phone




Please read the following carefully before signing this application:

I understand that this is an application for and not a commitment or promise of volunteer opportunity. I certify that I have and will provide information throughout the selection process, including on this application for a volunteer position and in interviews with Friends of Fort Knox that is true, correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I certify that I have and will answer all questions to the best of my ability and that I have not and will not withhold any information that would unfavorably affect my application for a volunteer position. I understand that misrepresentations or omissions may be cause for my immediate rejection as applicant for a volunteer position with Friends of Fort Knox or my termination as a volunteer.

Signature _________________________________________ Date ________________

If under 18, please have parent sign below. I hereby give my permission for

__________________________ to volunteer for the Friends of Fort Knox.

Name ____________________________ Relation ________________________

Please return to: Friends of Fort Knox PO Box 456 Bucksport, ME 04416