If you have been serving continually for the last 5 consecutive years since your last background check screening with CEF of Evansville OR if you intend to resume your volunteer service after a lapse of 12 months or more, please complete each of the following sections before resuming your volunteer service.
Please Note the following before beginning the application:
Rescreening applicants must still annually complete each of the following prior to completing the online application (if not yet completed within the last 12 months):
Note: Completing these first three steps in addition to the online application with background check authorization below does satisfy the annual renewal form requirements in addition to those specific to the 5-year rescreening.
When you have completed the first three steps, you may continue to complete the online application below which includes national criminal background check authorization.
Special Information for Minor Volunteers (ages 12-17): You will need a parent or guardian’s permission on the final page of the form in order to participate as a volunteer. You may skip any fields relating to a driver’s license. The Social Security Number (SSN) field is required, but for the purposes of this form, since Background Checks will not be officially run for minors, you may enter all zeros instead if you prefer.
AFTER YOU HAVE COMPLETED THE ONLINE APPLICATION
Please complete the following steps:
If you are serving in a Good News Club or as a Party Club teacher:
The local CEF office will help you determine any further training or screening requirements that may be required for you to continue volunteering with CEF ministries. You may proceed with your intended service after receiving all necessary approval/clearance from CEF — remember, proper screening and training is what helps keep everyone safe; we appreciate your patience with this vital process! Please reach out with any questions or concerns you may have.
Thank you for your willingness to serve!