Please answer all required fields to the best of your ability. These answers will be used to determine your strengths and how you might best benefit our organization. None of your information will be shared publicly, or within the organization. All applications are submitted to and reviewed by Pinky Anderson and remain confidential. If you have any questions, please contact [email protected] Applications will be reviewed as received, but will only be officially accepted to the Volunteer Team in the months of January, April, July, and October.

Once your application is received, you will automatically be added to the Public Outreach email, allowing you to participate in volunteer opportunities that are open to the public. You will only start to receive Volunteer Exclusive emails once your application is accepted into the Volunteer Program during the previously mentioned months.

Your application must be submitted with a two paragraph opinion based essay. More information as well as essay topics are listed at the end of this application. Once you are accepted to the AVFTI Volunteer Team, your essay will be logged for one hour of volunteer service time.

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About You



Background Information


Personal Values and Interests

Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the AVFTI Volunteer Team!  You will receive a confirmation email when your application is received.  Once your application is accepted, you will be placed on a waiting list to be trained for a volunteer position. Please be patient, as during busy times, it may take a few months for new volunteer spots to become available.  When volunteer spots do become available, you will be contacted via email by our Volunteer Coordinator with more information on training, volunteer roles, and information.  If you have any questions in the meantime, please feel free to contact [email protected].