Compliance and Legislation, background check, EEOC, volunteer, FCRA, Rhode Island, church

Rhode Island Bill Would Allow Churches to Screen Volunteers or Employees

A bill pending in the Rhode Island legislature would allow churches and religious institutions in the state to conduct b...

Industry News, volunteer, Michigan

Lansing Nonprofit Adds Background Checks for Volunteers

A few weeks ago, we covered the story of the Listening Ear, a nonprofit organization in Lansing, Michigan that ended up ...

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Industry News, volunteer, Illinois

Park Ridge, Illinois Could Add Background Check for Board and Commission Volunteers

Criminal background checks could soon become a requirement for board and commission volunteers in the city of Park Ridge...

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Industry News, volunteer, Tennessee, youth-sport, volunteer background check

Arrest of Coach Highlights Lack of Background Checks in Nashville Youth Sports League

A 29-year-old man who had coached a youth sports team in Nashville for three years was recently arrested and charged wit...

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Industry News, volunteer, Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Governor Waives Background Check Fees for Volunteers Working with Children

Ever since the Child Protective Services Law went into effect in Pennsylvania, schools and other youth-serving organizat...

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Industry News, volunteer, ohio

Commissioners in Ross County, Ohio Offer to Pay Background Check Expenses for Local 4-H Volunteers

A few months ago, the Ohio State University Extension program announced that it was going to begin requiring volunteers ...

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Industry News, university, volunteer, Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania School District Opts to Continue Reimbursing Volunteers for Background Check Expenses

Many school districts in the United States are already requiring their volunteers to pay for their own background checks...

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Industry News, volunteer, ohio

Ohio 4-H Volunteers Will Have to Undergo Background Checks under New Policy

4-H volunteers and other volunteers with the Ohio State University Extension program will soon be required to undergo ba...

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background check, school, south carolina, volunteer

South Carolina School District Finds Success with New Volunteer Screening Process

For a long time, schools have had a dilemma of sorts with screening their volunteers. It goes without saying that school...

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Industry News, maryland, volunteer, SelectCHECK, student, volunteer background check

Maryland Community Moves toward Volunteer Coaches Background Checks

Volunteer background checks are becoming more and more common for youth sports coaches. The latest area to join the tren...

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