VOLUNTEER APPLICATION Date: GENERAL INFORMATION Full Name:
Date of Birth:
Permanent Address: ADDRESS
Emergency contact Information: NAME
Hobbies / Activities:
MEDICAL HISTORY Do you have any Physical disabilities? If yes, please explain. Have you been diagnosed with any medical conditions? If yes, please explain. Do you have any general or food allergies? If yes, please explain. Do you follow a special diet of any kind? If yes, please explain. Are you taking any medications? If yes, please explain.
EDUCATION, WORK EXPERIENCE AND RELEVANT SKILLS What is your educational background and degrees earned?
Please describe relevant work experience.
What type of cross-cultural and / or travel experience do you have?
What is level of Spanish proficiency, spoken and written?
Describe any skills you possess that might contribute to your work in El Salvador?
CHURCH AND MISSIONS BACKGROUND
Are you currently active in a church body? If so, please explain the extent of your involvement.
Describe your understanding of and involvement in International Missions?
Please describe, as specifically as possible, the call you feel God has placed in your life and how volunteering in El Salvador would fit into this call.
ENLACE PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITY How did you hear about ENLACE?
What is your understanding of ENLACEâ€™s mission and vision?
What drew you to ENLACE?
How do you feel that you can contribute to ENLACEâ€™s mission and vision?
What areas of service would you be interested in: __Community field work __Education __Children __Community Art and creativity __Office Support
__Communications / Fundraising __Photography __Hosting short term missions trips __Other:
What other personal objectives do you hope to gain from the experience?
What do you feel will be your greatest challenges living in El Salvador?
LOGISTICAL What is your estimated length of stay and proposed starting date?
What agency or organization will act as your “sending organization” (A local church, ENLACE USA, MAPS, LAM, etc.)? If other than ENLACE USA, please include organizational information and contact person. What arrangements have been arranged for using this sending organization?
What is your strategy for raising your personal funds?
REFERENCES Please include three references; one from a pastor of a church that you have attended, one from a previous employer and another from a friend. Be sure that they include comments on the following topics: Length and description of acquaintance with the applicant Comments on the applicant’s: work ethic, leadership, ability to adjust to new environments and ability to self-manage.
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