Background Check

All Mentor Applicants must submit a comprehensive criminal background check report (minimal cost of $13 with Verified Volunteers). Once you submit your application to become a mentor, we will process your request and send you an invitation to get your background check through Verified Volunteers.

This must be submitted prior to approval. It must  include a search from:
1. The national criminal records database
2. Sex offender
3. Child abuse registries.
If you are a Maryland resident you can run a free local check - Click on the Maryland Judiciary icon below

You may also download a personal copy attained from the courthouse. They must have a visible county seal, address and contact information for the agency issuing the report.