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City of Portage

7900 S. Westnedge Ave, Portage, MI, 49002, US


Department Staffing Volunteer Application

City departments can often use the help of good volunteers, particularly the Office of the City Clerk and at the Portage Senior Center. Among other tasks, volunteers assist with election activities, reception duties and even drive the Senior Center bus.

Complete the Department Staffing Volunteer Application below. City staff will contact you in 3 to 5 business days to discuss volunteer opportunities that meet your interest and availability.

Contact Name (Legal):


Please select the best way(s) to contact you:

Please select all of the departments/activities that you would like to volunteer for:

Please select the specific day(s) of the week you are interested in volunteering:

By submitting this form, I authorize my former employers and school authorities to give any information regarding my employment, together with any information they may have regarding me whether or not it is on their records. I authorize the City of Portage to conduct a criminal record investigation and driving record investigation. I hereby release them and their organization from any damage whatsoever for issuing same. I understand this is not a compensatory position, nor a promise of one. Furthermore, I understand that as a volunteer, I am not able to collect benefits including, but not limited to, Workers' Compensation. I acknowledge that I am volunteering my time and when this arrangement is no longer desirable by either party, either the City of Portage or myself may terminate this relationship.

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If you are 17 years of age or younger, Human Resources will contact you to assist you with obtaining the appropriate work permit.