Volunteer Application Form Step 1 of 5 20% General InformationFirst Name*NicknameLast Name*How did you hear about IFI?Please SelectChurchEventFacebookFriendGoogleWebsiteOtherAddress* Street Address Address Line 2 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 PhoneWork PhonePreferred*HomeCellWorkEmail* Gender*MaleFemaleBirthday* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Please contact me byPhoneEmailMay we contact you at work?YesNoMarital Status*SingleMarriedDivorcedWidowedDoes 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 PhoneIFI 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*My church is not on this listAmherst Baptist ChurchLife Point ChurchCrosspoint ChurchEasten Hills Wesleyan ChuchEpic ChurchLumber City ChurchGrace Baptist ChurchPlease 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?Volunteer Abilities & InterestsWhich campus would you most like to serve?*University of BuffaloWhich volunteer opportunities most interest you?* (think along the lines of your gifting) Make food Provide child care (regular or occasional) Host a study group (regular or occasional) Assist or lead Bible study Friendship Partner Holiday or special event hosting Music Local outings and events (museums, movies, hiking, grocery, etc) Provide transportation Temporary housing Student Organization Help behind the scenes Social Media, Mailing List, Video, Graphic Design, etc Other 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)Ref 1 - Name* First Last Ref 1 - Relationship to youRef 1 - PhoneRef 1 - Email* Reference #2Ref 2 - Name* First Last Ref 2 - Relationship to youRef 2 - PhoneRef 2 - Email* Reference #3Ref 3 - Name* First Last Ref 3 - Relationship to youRef 3 - PhoneRef 3 - Email* 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.UntitledFirst ChoiceSecond ChoiceThird ChoiceCommentsThis 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.