Become a volunteer

Apply to join our team of volunteers if:

  • You are a dependable person with a sincere desire to help others
  • You are 18 years of age or older
  • You can commit to at least two shifts per month. Shifts are typically three to four hours in length at specified times

Steps to Become a Volunteer

The process of becoming a volunteer involves several steps:

  • Complete and submit the online volunteer application 
  • Interview (30 minutes), to be scheduled by a member of the volunteer resources team
  • Selected volunteers must complete a volunteer onboarding process including:
    • Providing proof of immunizations
    • Completing all applicable background checks
    • Attending a one-hour orientation 
    • Training sessions with experienced volunteers (length depends on service location)

Volunteer Application

To start your volunteer journey, complete your online volunteer application here

Questions about the process to become a volunteer should be directed to Wendy Garlock, volunteer resources and events manager, at wendy.garlock@mountnittany.org or 814.234.7679; or Alyssa Fenton, volunteer resources and events coordinator, at alyssa.fenton@mountnittany.org or 814.278.4623.