Volunteer Application Step 1 of 5 20% General InformationFirst Name*NicknameLast Name*How did you hear about IFI?Please SelectChurchEventFacebookFriendGoogleWebsiteOtherAddress* Street Address City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State ZIP Code Home PhoneCell Phone*Work PhonePreferred*Please selectHomeMobileWorkOtherEmail* Gender*Please selectMaleFemaleBirthday* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Please contact me by---Please Select---PhoneEmailMay we contact you at work?Please selectYesNoMarital Status*Please selectSingleMarriedDivorcedWidowedDoes your spouse want to volunteer too?*YesNoHas your spouse already completed this application?*YesNoSpouse InformationNOTE: We will email your spouse and ask him/her to complete this application if he/she has not already done so. Each volunteer will need to have his/her own application on file.Spouse First Name*Spouse NicknameSpouse Last Name*Spouse Gender*MaleFemaleSpouse Birthday* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Spouse Email* Spouse Cell Phone*IFI will use your contact information for communicating directly with you and helping you to communicate with international students if you so choose. We never, ever sell or share your contact info with other businesses or organizations (no matter how nice they are). Save and Continue Later Please tell us a little more about yourselfIf more space is needed, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org with your answers.Church you attend*Please selectAnsonia United Methodist ChurchApex Community ChurchBible Fellowship ChurchCedarville ChurchChristian Life CenterChurch Not ListedDayton Avenue BaptistDayton Chinese Christian ChurchDestiny ChurchFaircreek ChurchFairhaven ChurchFaith Christian FellowshipFar Hills Community ChurchFirst Christian Church-HuberFirst Light ChurchForest Ridge Baptist ChurchGrace Baptist ChurchGrace Crossing ChurchGreenville Missionary ChurchHillside ChapelLaura Christian ChurchLighthouse Baptist ChurchLiving Word ChurchMosaic Church Ministries LLCMt Zion ChurchPatterson Park ChurchRefuge City ChurchSouth Dayton Presbyterian ChurchSouthBrook Christian ChurchSovereign Grace ChurchTabernacle Baptist ChurchXenos of DaytonPlease tell us the name of your church*Please tell us how you became a Christian and a little about your current walk with the Lord.*Please tell us about your current involvement at your church.*Be sure to include how long you've been a member and any ministry experience you have, including discipleship, etc.Please tell us about any involvement you've had with other cultures.*(travel abroad, mission trips, family heritage, friendships, etc.).In addition to English, what other languages do you speak? Save and Continue Later Training InfoI have attended a new volunteer training.*Please selectYesNoWhen did you complete a training session?*(month and year)I'd prefer to complete a new volunteer training session*Please selectIn personOnlineYour heart for international studentsDescribe your heart for international students and how you became interested in serving among them. Are there any cultural or religious backgrounds for which you have a particular interest or burden?*Are there any cultural or religious backgrounds for which you have a particular interest or burden?Volunteer Abilities & InterestsWhich campus would you most like to serve?*Please selectBaldwin Wallace UniversityCase Western Reserve UniversityCleveland State UniversityCollege of WoosterColumbus StateDenison UniversityDuke UniversityFranklin UniversityHenderson State UniversityLorain County Community CollegeMarietta CollegeMarshall UniversityMichigan State UniversityMuskingum UniversityNorth Carolina State UniversityOhio Dominican UniversityOhio State UniversityOhio State University - WoosterOhio UniversityOhio WesleyanOtterbein UniversityOuachita Baptist UniversityPortland State UniversityPurdue UniversityUniversity of CincinnatiUniversity of DaytonUniversity of IllinoisUniversity of North CarolinaUniversity of VirginiaUniversity of WisconsinUrbana UniversityWright State UniversityNot ApplicableWhich volunteer opportunities most interest you?* (think along the lines of your gifting) Welcoming:Airport Pickup Befriending: Bible Study Helper Leadership: Church Coordinator Leadership: Disciple Students Befriending: Driver (shopping, short trips) Befriending: English Conversation Partner Befriending: ESL Teacher or Assistant Behind the Scenes: Event Planning Behind the Scenes: Food for Potlucks and Picnics Befriending: Friendship Partner Specific Groups: Hindu Ministry Befriending: Holiday Hosting - Christmas Befriending: Holiday Hosting - Easter Befriending: Holiday Hosting - Thanksgiving Welcoming: Housing - Temporary Specific Groups: International Mom's Group Specific Groups: International Wives' Group Leadership: Mentor - Airport Pickup/Temp Housing Leadership: Mentor - ECP/FP Befriending: Monthly Gathering/CCC Group Specific Groups: Muslim Ministry Behind the Scenes: Office Volunteer Behind the Scenes: Prayer Team Behind the Scenes: Service Projects Befriending: Trip Ministry Welcoming: Welcome Events Leadership: Bible Study Leader Befriending: Trip Leader/Organizer Leadership: New Ministry Pioneer Leadership: Recruiting Churches Leadership: Recruiting/Mobilizing Volunteers Leadership: Volunteer Trainer Please tell us how you'd like to be involved*Please note that IFI will send you information about each of the volunteer opportunities you select. Save and Continue Later ReferencesPlease provide an email address for each referencePastor/Spiritual Leader(someone who knows you well)Pastoral ReferenceName of a pastor or staff member of your church or other ministry organization who knows you well.Ref 1 - PhonePastoral Reference Email* Please provide a valid email address. Save this form and come back if necessary.Reference #2Reference 2Someone other than your spouse and not a family member who knows you well enough to answer questions about your spiritual life.Ref 2 - Relationship to youRef 2 - PhoneReference 2 Email* Please provide a valid email address. Save this form and come back if necessary.Reference #3Reference 3*Someone other than your spouse and not a family member who knows you well enough to answer questions about your spiritual life.Ref 3 - Relationship to youRef 3 - PhoneReference 3 Email* Please provide a valid email address. Save this form and come back if necessary. Save and Continue Later AgreementsI agree to comply with IFI's volunteer policy, statement of faith and liability release for volunteers by not teaching or practicing contrary doctrines. By submitting this form: I understand that as a volunteer of International Friendships (IFI), I am representing a Christian ministry and thus the Lord Jesus Christ, and I will seek to conduct myself in a manner consistent with a Biblical lifestyle. I give permission for IFI to contact the pastor of my church as a reference if needed. I understand that because volunteers will represent IFI to the students, IFI reserves the right to make decisions regarding placement.IFI Volunteer Policy Yes, I have read and I understand IFI's volunteer policy Click here to view our Volunteer Policy.Liability Release Yes, I have read and agree to the terms and conditions of the Liability Release Form. Click here to view the Liability Release for Volunteers.IFI's Statement of Faith*Yes, I have read and I agree to comply with IFI's statement of faith by not teaching or practicing contrary doctrines.No, I do not feel comfortable complying with IFI's statement of faith.Click here to view the Statement of Faith.NameThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. Save and Continue Later This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.