Literacy Volunteer Applications

To get started as a volunteer, you may:

  • Download and complete our Volunteer Application, or
  • Contact us at (207)947-8451 and we'll mail you a paper version

Click here for answers to frequently asked questions about volunteering.

Directions for Completing the Volunteer Application in the PDF Format

The Volunteer Application form is in a PDF format. The form is interactive and can be completed from within Adobe Acrobat Reader (A free, downloadable software available from

To complete the form:

  1. Save the PDF to a location on your hard drive.
  2. Open the form using Adobe Acrobat.
  3. Complete the form by placing your cursor in the blue highlighted areas and typing and clicking on the highlighted checkboxes that apply to you.
  4. Once you have completed the form, go to the "File" menu and select "Save As" then save it as a separate PDF with your name in the brackets of the file name. (Example: Original PDF file name = Volunteer.Application_Your_Name.pdf. Save As file name = Volunteer.Application_[Jane_Doe].pdf.
  5. Then simply send an email to Literacy Volunteers of Bangor (c/o and include your re-named and completed form as an attachment. 

You can also print out the form, complete it, and hand deliver or mail it to:

Literacy Volunteers of Bangor

354 Hogan Road

Bangor, Maine 04401