Thank you for completing the Volunteer Release & Waiver of Liability and Indemnity Agreement, the final step is to complete the Background Check Waiver below. You can contact [email protected] with any questions.
The YMCA of Greater Erie’s priority is the safety of our members and program participants. In order to ensure the safety of YMCA participants, the YMCA of Greater Erie will perform background checks on volunteers, who will work with children, or may come in contact with children during the course of their volunteer experience. Such individuals will be required to maintain satisfactory records as a condition of volunteerism. In addition, the YMCA of Greater Erie may periodically perform background checks randomly on volunteers who have been previously checked and who continue to be involved in a position with the YMCA of Greater Erie whereby YMCA policy would require such background checks of such individual.
I understand that if I have not been a resident of Pennsylvania during the entirety of the previous ten-year period, but have received certification from the FBI since establishing residency. I must provide a copy of the certification to my employer and am not required to obtain any additional FBI certifications.
I swear/affirm that, if providing certifications that have been obtained within the preceding 60 months, I have not been disqualified from service as outlined below or have not been convicted of an offense similar in nature to a crime listed below under the laws or former laws of the United States or one of its territories or possessions, another state, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico or a foreign nation, or under a former law of this Commonwealth.
In consideration of my volunteer eligibility (or continued volunteer eligibility if I am currently a volunteer) with the YMCA of Greater Erie: