Become a  Holiday Express Volunteer

Welcome to Holiday Express and thank you for your interest in volunteering!

Please complete the volunteer application to become a Holiday Express Volunteer. You will receive email confirmation and additional information. Please take a moment to read our Volunteer Agreement and Code of Conduct (click on the link at the bottom of this page). All volunteers are required to sign our volunteer agreement.

Even if you’ve volunteered before, we ask that you  complete this application annually so we have your most recent contact information and volunteer agreement.

First Name (required)

Last Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Address

City

State

Zip

Home Phone

CellPhone(required)

Employer / Job Title

Work Phone

Emergency Contact Name / Relationship

Emergency Phone

Preferred Contact

Cell PhoneEmailHome Phone

Are you over 18 years old?

YesNo

New Volunteer?

YesNo

If YES, who referred you / how did you hear about Holiday Express?
If NO, in what capacity are you already associated with Holiday Express?

GENERAL BACKGROUND

Prior Volunteer Experience

Professional Experience

OTHER VOLUNTEER INTERESTS

Seasonal Opportunities

Event Volunteer
Event Volunteer - participate in the client parties we schedule in November and December. We travel throughout NJ, NY and PA.
Warehouse Worker
Warehouse Worker - Mon. – Friday (morning, afternoon or evenings) and Sat, morning to help pack gift bags.
Giving Partner Program Committee
Giving Partner Program Committee - assist with special gifts for the organizations we serve
Truck / Van Driver
Truck / Van Driver - to drive box truck or van to events during the holiday season (No CDL needed)

Year-Round Opportunities

Fundraising Events Committee
Fundraising Events Committee - special event assistance for our major fundraising events (Golf Outing and Clambake), auction solicitation, ad journal, etc. and other special event support
Holiday Express Ambassador
Holiday Express Ambassador - volunteer to speak on behalf of Holiday Express at schools, public events, workshops or local organizations.
Website Technical Assistance
Website Technical Assistance - help with updates and support
Communications Support
Communications Support - writing articles, e-blasts, etc.
Fund Development Support
Fund Development Support - Grant writing and research
Office Assistance
Office Assistance - Data entry, answering phones, other office support

As a volunteer, is there any other contribution would you like to make to Holiday Express?

VOLUNTEER AGREEMENT

The Holiday Express Volunteer Agreement is provided to assure you, our volunteers, of both our deep appreciation for their services and to indicate the Holiday Express commitment to provide each volunteer with a productive and rewarding experience. Additionally, due to the nature of the locations of Holiday Express events and the clientele we serve, it is important for each volunteer to fully abide by our guidelines and to understand that confidentiality is critical to the services and advocacy that we provide. Volunteers act as ambassadors for Holiday Express, spreading information about the important work we do. We are grateful for your commitment and expect that your relationship with Holiday Express will be a long and rewarding one.

Click here for the 2017 Volunteer Agreement and Code of Conduct:

I understand that as a Holiday Express volunteer, I have a responsibility to adhere to the terms of the Volunteer Agreement. Failure to do so or failure to satisfactorily perform my role as a volunteer may be cause for dismissal from my volunteer position. I understand that this agreement may not cover every situation and that the Holiday Express Board of Trustees and/or management of Holiday Express has the right to terminate a volunteer relationship for any reason.

By submitting this volunteer application, I acknowledge that I have read and fully understand the Holiday Express Volunteer Agreement and Code of Conduct, and I agree to uphold the responsibilities of my role as a volunteer to the best of my ability.