Volunteer

ChesMRC’s programs are designed to provide the best possible support to our clients, and volunteers are an integral part of providing quality services.  Because our programs focus on family and youth development, all volunteers will need to have a background check before participating in our programs.

To Apply: Please complete the Application Form below. If you have any questions, please contact us at 443-786-1120. Application Forms can also be picked up/dropped off Monday thru Friday at the Resource Center, located at 20 Bay Street in Easton, Maryland, directly next to the Safeway parking lot.

Current programs looking for volunteers:

Afterschool youth development: Monday-Thursday from 4:00 PM -6:00 PM

Cub Scouts: Mondays & Tuesdays from 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Girl Scouts: Mondays & Tuesday from 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Quarterly Parent Engagement Events

Volunteer Application

Employer Information

References

List two references who have known you for at least one year and are not related to you. Please notify your references to expect our call.

Reference 1

Reference 2

CMRC Information

Please indicate times you are available for tutoring. Please note most tutoring takes place after 3 pm Monday through Friday, except on weekends. Please leave fields blank for those days when you are not available.

Background Security Information

To safeguard the children we serve, CMRC screen volunteer applicants. All information is confidential and will not be shared.

In answering the below, you should not answer “YES” or otherwise disclose information for: (1) any conviction that occurred when you were a minor that has been expunged or sealed by the court; (2) any misdemeanor convictions for which probation has been completed or otherwise discharged and for which the case has been dismissed by the court; (3) any conviction that resulted in a referral to and participation in any pretrial or post-trial diversion program (Cal. Labor Code § 432.7); and (4) any conviction that pertains to certain marijuana-related offenses that are more than two years old (Cal. Labor Code § 432.8). A CONVICTION WILL NOT NECESSARILY DISQUALIFY AN APPLICANT FROM SELECTION. FAILURE TO PROVIDE ACCURATE INFORMATION COULD RESULT IN DENIAL (OR TERMINATION) OF VOLUNTEER ASSIGNMENT. FURTHER, ALL INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE SELECTED TO PERFORM VOLUNTEER WORK MUST PRESENT EVIDENCE OF CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE/FBI CRIMINAL RECORD FINGERPRINT CLEARANCE AS A CONDITION OF PERFORMING SERVICES FOR SCHOOL ON WHEELS, INC.

HAVE YOU EVER BEEN CONVICTED OF, OR PLEADED GUILTY OR NOLO CONTENDERE (NO CONTEST) TO, A CRIME THAT HAS NOT BEEN EXPUNGED, SEALED, ERASED OR PARDONED? (A conviction includes any plea, verdict or other finding of guilt regardless of whether sentence is imposed by the court.)

IF "YES", PLEASE STATE THE NATURE OF EACH OFFENSE AND THE DATE, CITY, STATE AND DISPOSITION

Terms of Applications

IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AND CHECK A BOX BELOW EACH PARAGRAPH BEFORE SIGNING APPLICATION

If I am accepted to perform volunteer services, I agree to comply with all rules, regulations, policies and procedures of Chesapeake Multicultural Resource Center (CMRC) as they now exist and may be modified from time to time at the sole discretion of CMRC.

I understand that, if selected, I will perform academic tutoring to selected students without receiving any monetary compensation or other financial benefits for my services. I understand that if I am selected to perform volunteer services for CMRC, it may terminate my assignment at any time, with or without cause, and with or without notice.

I certify that the facts contained in this application, or any other document used for selection purposes as well as any other verbal or written statements made by me during the selection process, are true and complete to the best of my knowledge.

Explanation of Electronic Signatures

Under the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (E-Sign), the information you submitted on this application is legally binding in the same manner as are hard copy documents executed by hand signature.

What motivated you to volunteer with CMRC? Please share anything you would like us to know.

Use this space to elaborate on any of the questions above or provide additional information.