Enjoy working with children or young adults? Have a special talent or skill you love sharing with others? Come volunteer with us! Some of our current opportunities include:

  • Mentoring
  • Tutoring
  • Gardening
  • Providing workshops or events for our youth
  • Event and in-kind drive volunteers
  • Associate Board
  • Auxiliary Board
  • Fundraising
  • Corporate volunteer days
  • Home improvement for off-site youth housing

Learn more by downloading our volunteer overview or emailing Maddy Brennan.

Step One

Fill out our volunteer application below

Step Two

Submit a background check and fingerprints

Step Three

All approved? Begin making an impact!


    Date of Birth* Must be 21 years of age to volunteer

    Preferred Contact HomeBusiness

    Home Address

    Business Address

    Does your place of business have any of the following? Check all that apply.

    Employee matching gift programVolunteer Awards programCompany FoundationOther corporate giving opportunities

    May someone from Lawrence Hall contact you about these opportunities?


    Background Check

    Do you agree to submit to a background check?*


    Have you ever been convicted of a felony outside of a minor traffic violation?*


    If yes, please explain:

    Lawrence Hall Background

    Have you ever been employed or otherwise participated in programming at Lawrence Hall in the past (i.e. alumni)?*


    If yes, please explain:


    How did you hear about our volunteer program?*

    If Other:


    Please list your current or past volunteer affiliations

    What volunteer opportunities are you interested in at Lawrence Hall?

    If Other:

    Why are you interested in becoming a volunteer with Lawrence Hall?*

    What is your availability?*


    Emergency Contact

    Person to contact in case of emergency

    Emergency Contact Name

    Emergency Contact Relationship

    Emergency Contact Phone


    Please list THREE (3) personal references (other than family members) that you have known for at least three years:

    Character Reference 1



    Character Reference 2



    Character Reference 3




    All volunteers are required to submit an Authorization for Background Check to the Department of Children and Family Services. Please provide the last four (4) digits of your Social Security number (SSN) for Lawrence Hall Youth Services to initiate this process:

    SSN Number Last 4 Digits*:

    I understand that the information and references supplied on this application will be checked and verified by Lawrence Hall. All information obtained will be held in strict confidence, and will be shared only with the Lawrence Hall staff that have direct responsibility to the child/children that I will be working with as a volunteer.

    I release all parties from any liability or responsibility in granting and furnishing such information.

    Please type your full name.

    Please type today's date. (MM/DD/YYYY)

    By clicking "submit," you will complete and send the application online.