Join Us!

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Out On The Lakeshore! We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available:

Program planning/implementation
Grant writing
Center team
Board membership

If you are interested in volunteering, please print off the attached form and mail to:

Out On The Lakeshore Volunteer
451 Columbia Avenue Suite C
Holland MI 49423

You will be contacted by the Volunteer Coordinator

Questions? Please contact us at:

Sign Up using printed form or use the digital Volunteer Application form to begin the sign up process.

Dear New Volunteer,

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Out On The Lakeshore. We are
happy and grateful to have you aboard. Volunteers are essential to the
prosperity of this organization and you have just joined a team that carries the
mission of OOTL into the community and the future. OOTL is successful
because we have dedicated volunteers like you.

To begin volunteering:

1. Review the entire contents of this packet, agree to and sign the
Confidentiality Policy, complete the Volunteer Application and Background
Check Authorization Forms, and return the completed forms to OOTL.

2. Attend an OOTL volunteer orientation. You will be contacted regarding
volunteer orientation or you may schedule a time with staff.

3. Once placed as an OOTL volunteer you may be required to attend other,
program-specific training sessions. These training sessions may deal with topics related to diversity & inclusion, identifying sexual harassment, education & advocacy issues, or youth outreach.

If you have additional questions that are not answered within the packet,
please feel free to contact our office. Office hours are Tuesday – Friday from 3pm to 6pm and Saturday from Noon to 5pm.

Thank you again for your interest in becoming a member of the OOTL team and
we look forward to working with you!


The Out On The Lakeshore Board of Directors