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Applications & Forms

Are you an adult interested in volunteering with Home of the Sparrow?  We offer lots of different volunteer opportunities.  Please click the following link to complete our online Adult Volunteer Application:  http://bit.ly/Volunteerapp.  Once you complete the application and click ‘submit’, you will receive a confirmation message.  Please allow up to one (1) week for a response from the Volunteer Program Coordinator.

Do you need community/public service hours to fulfill a court requirement?  If so, we accept community service volunteers at our Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Stores. Please click the following link to complete our online Community Service Volunteer Application: https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?ap=727385802

Once you complete the application and click ‘submit’, you will receive a confirmation message.  Please allow up to one (1) week for a response from the Volunteer Program Coordinator.

 

In addition to the application, we also need a copy of your court documents indicating your charge(s) and your requirements/dates for community service.  You may either fax the court documents to   815-271-5406, or you may scan and email them to jkolarczyk@hosparrow.org.

 

*Please note:  We do NOT accept any offenses that are aggressive in nature, including offenses related to assault, battery, hitting, or fighting.  We also do NOT accept any offenses related to theft, including stealing, shoplifting or fraud. 

Are you a high school student between the ages of 14-18?  Do you need volunteer hours for NHS, a class or to graduate?  If so, it’s easy to volunteer at one of our Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Stores! Simply click on the corresponding link below to sign up for a spot at a Nest Store close to you!  You do NOT need to complete our full adult application. However, you do need to print and complete our Confidentiality, Liability and Photo Release Form, have it signed by a parent or guardian and bring it with you the first time you volunteer.

 

Algonquin Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Store – High School Student Sign-upshttp://signup.com/go/uRNLQf

Cary Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Store – High School Student Sign-ups:   http://signup.com/go/WPdsX3

McHenry Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Store – High School Student Sign-upshttp://signup.com/go/KN4mpg

Mundelein Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Store – High School Student Sign-upshttp://signup.com/go/qfWmUz

Palatine Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Store – High School Student Sign-ups:  http://signup.com/go/cagpJw

Woodstock Sparrow’s Nest Thrift Store – High School Student Sign-ups: http://signup.com/go/wL5Rba