On behalf of the Parliament, we want to extend a sincere expression of gratitude for your interest in donating your time, skills, and work to the Parliament of the World’s Religions.
Before getting started on the volunteer application, we advise you to take a moment to read carefully the mission of the Parliament, the expectations for volunteers, and the process by which we determine if an individual is eligible to become a Parliament volunteer.
Understanding the Mission of the Parliament
In order to volunteer for the organization, it is vital to understand the Parliament mission.
The Parliament of the World's Religions was created to cultivate harmony among the world's religious and spiritual communities and foster their engagement with the world and its guiding institutions in order to achieve a just, peaceful and sustainable world.
To accomplish our mission, we engage individuals and communities who are equally invested in attaining this goal.
Expectations for Volunteers
Parliament volunteers will be working closely with Parliament Board Members as part of Task Forces and with Staff in special programs, it is therefore vital that volunteers
• Be fluent English speakers
• Have access to a computer and internet
Process of Eligibility
Volunteers are asked go through an Application Process in order to gauge their skills, their interest in the organization and our focus areas.
Volunteers who meet the basic requirements are then interviewed by the Constituency Development Coordinator, Miriam Quezada. Based on the answers provided, the volunteers are assigned to certain categories which will dictate the type of volunteer work they can do.