Please fill out and submit the following online application.

Alternatively, you may print the Volunteer Thornton Application PDF, and email, mail or fax it to Volunteer Thornton.

Contact Information

Provide one or more of the following ways that we can contact you.


Select one or more levels of commitment.
Daily Availability

Specify one or more days of the week you are generally available for service. Exceptions can be noted in the Availability Notes field below.

For example, you might explain you are only available the first Monday of the month during the times indicated above.

Volunteer Questionnaire


Emergency Contact

Employment And Volunteering History

What organizations have you worked for or volunteered for recently?

Leave Last Month blank if current employer.

Background Check Information

A copy of a driver's license or another valid photo ID.

If you choose not to upload your valid photo ID or are unable to do so at this time, please submit a copy to, by way of fax to 720-977-5760, or mail it to the following address in order to ensure your application can be processed.
Volunteer Thornton


Confidentiality Statement: As a volunteer for the City of Thornton I understand that some of my work may involve access to information and records that are considered confidential. I acknowledge my responsibility to respect the confidentiality of others, to follow procedures in order to protect privacy, and to act in a professional manner with the public. I further understand that if I violate confidentiality or am unprofessional, I will be dismissed immediately. I understand this action to be necessary in order to maintain high professional standards of the City of Thornton.

Background Check Authorization: The City of Thornton will conduct a background investigation on the applicants, including, but not limited to, the verification of criminal record history, driving record history, and the National Sex Offender Public Registry. By signature below, I hereby authorize the City to conduct such investigation without further notice. I also consent to the release of any confidential information held by prior employers or held by any other person or organization to enable the City to conduct the background investigation. It is my responsibility to notify the City of any changes in my criminal history.

Release of Liability: I acknowledge participation in the Volunteer Thornton program involves risk of physical injury or damage to personal property. I hereby expressly assume such risk of physical injury or damage to personal property, and release and waive any claims against Thornton, its agents and employees, such injury or damage, and further agree to hold the City of Thornton, its agents and employees, harmless for any injury to me while participating in the City’s volunteer program. It is my understanding that while volunteering for the City of Thornton, volunteers are covered under the City’s volunteer medical insurance policy as their secondary coverage. I acknowledge I have read and understood this agreement. I certify that all statements on this form are true and complete and understand that false statements or incomplete information shall be sufficient cause to not accept me as an applicant or dismiss me as a volunteer.