Court Ordered/Education Requirements/Bright Futures

COURT ORDERED

Court ordered individuals and those seeking credit for school/scholarship programs must attend our required volunteer screening to be eligible to volunteer.

We welcome court ordered volunteers in need of community service hours EXCEPT those with the following charges:

• Crimes against children
• Fighting/violence (unless part of arbitration, first time offenders or diversion)
• Theft (unless part of arbitration, first time offenders or diversion)
• Drug trafficking
• Individuals on the sex offender list

Court ordered volunteers must attend a volunteer screening and bring their proof charge (including any paperwork stating their charge or that they are part of arbitration/first time offenders/diversion).

Volunteer screenings are required and are held at our Pinellas and Pasco locations:

Pinellas – First and third Tuesday of each month at 4:30 PM

Pinellas ReStore at 13355 49th Street North, Suite B Clearwater, FL 33762

Pasco – First and second Tuesday of the month at 3:30 PM

West Pasco Office at 4131 Madison Street New Port Richey, FL 34652

Court ordered volunteers under the age of 16 are not permitted to volunteer. Volunteers must be 16 years of age and older to volunteer on the construction sites.

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CREDIT FOR SCHOOL/BRIGHT FUTURES

Individuals 14 and 15 years old can volunteer on landscaping and paint days only. Individuals 16 years old and over can volunteer at our construction sites. Volunteers must attend a brief volunteer orientation to be issued a required log to track volunteer hours.

Orientations are held on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 5:00 PM. Appointments required.

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