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Volunteer Application — Forminator Template

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Includes: First name, last name, email, phone, city, state, ZIP, education, skills, availability.

Our mission with NonprofitPress is to make the web accessible and available to everyone – especially the organizations that impact our communities. Even if you have your own WordPress-powered website, you can take advantage of this Volunteer Application template with the free Forminator plugin! Jump to the template

Demo

Here’s what the Volunteer Application will look like – apply a style preset or customize to match your theme.


With Forminator, you can integrate this form with your email marketing list, Google Sheet, Zapier, and much more!

Use the Template

Step 1: Install Forminator

If you’re on NonprofitPress, good news! Forminator Pro is pre-installed and activated.

For DIY sites and those hosted elsewhere, head over to Plugins > Add New, and search for Forminator. Tap the button to install, then activate the plugin.

Step 2: Import the Template

Go to the Forms dashboard and tap the Import button at the top of the page.

Copy the snippet below and paste into the popup:

It looks scary, but we promise it’s easy! Tap the button in the top-right corner to copy the text below, then paste it into the popup in Forminator.

{"type":"form","data":{"fields":[{"id":"name-1","element_id":"name-1","form_id":"wrapper-7871-8738","parent_group":"","type":"name","options":[],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-7871-8738","field_label":"Name","placeholder":"E.g. John Doe","prefix_label":"Prefix","fname_label":"First Name","fname_placeholder":"E.g. John","mname_label":"Middle Name","mname_placeholder":"E.g. Smith","lname_label":"Last Name","lname_placeholder":"E.g. Doe","prefix":"","fname":"true","mname":"","lname":"true","required_message":"Name is required.","prefix_required_message":"Prefix is required.","fname_required_message":"First Name is required.","mname_required_message":"Middle Name is required.","lname_required_message":"Last Name is required.","layout_columns":"2","required":"1","multiple_name":"true","fname_required":"1","lname_required":"1"},{"id":"email-1","element_id":"email-1","form_id":"wrapper-3836-6568","parent_group":"","type":"email","options":[],"cols":"6","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-3836-6568","validation":"","placeholder":"E.g. [email protected]","field_label":"Email Address","required":"1"},{"id":"phone-1","element_id":"phone-1","form_id":"wrapper-3836-6568","parent_group":"","type":"phone","options":[],"cols":"6","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-3836-6568","required":"1","limit":"10","limit_type":"characters","validation":"standard","field_label":"Phone","placeholder":"E.g. +1 300 400 5000","phone_national_country":"us"},{"id":"address-1","element_id":"address-1","form_id":"wrapper-1143-9759","parent_group":"","type":"address","options":[],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-1143-9759","street_address":"","address_city":"true","address_state":"true","address_zip":"true","address_country":"","address_line":"","street_address_label":"Street Address","street_address_placeholder":"E.g. 42 Wallaby Way","address_city_label":"City","address_city_placeholder":"E.g. Framingham","address_state_label":"State/Province","address_state_placeholder":"E.g. MA","address_zip_label":"ZIP / Postal Code","address_zip_placeholder":"E.g. 01702","address_country_label":"Country","address_line_label":"Apartment, suite, etc","street_address_required_message":"This field is required. Please enter the street address.","address_zip_required_message":"This field is required. Please enter the zip code.","address_country_required_message":"This field is required. Please select the country.","address_city_required_message":"This field is required. Please enter the city.","address_state_required_message":"This field is required. Please enter the state.","address_line_required_message":"This field is required. Please enter address line.","address_city_required":"1","address_state_required":"1","address_zip_required":"1"},{"id":"group-1","element_id":"group-1","form_id":"wrapper-9847-2634","parent_group":"","type":"group","options":[],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-9847-2634","field_label":"Skills, Experience","is_repeater":"false"},{"id":"group-2","element_id":"group-2","form_id":"wrapper-8681-5058","parent_group":"","type":"group","options":[],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-8681-5058","field_label":"Availability","is_repeater":"true","formid":"wrapper-8681-5058","add_action_text":"Add availability","remove_action_text":"Remove availability"},{"id":"select-1","element_id":"select-1","form_id":"wrapper-8405-8673","parent_group":"group-1","type":"select","options":[{"label":"High School (or equivalent)","value":"one","limit":"","key":"1812-5093","error":""},{"label":"Trade/Vocational","value":"two","limit":"","key":"3004-2741","error":""},{"label":"College, BA, BS","value":"College-(BA,-BS)","limit":"","default":"","key":"8818-1810","error":""},{"label":"Masters, PhD","value":"Masters,-PhD","limit":"","default":"","key":"8910-2923","error":""}],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-8405-8673","hidden_behavior":"zero","value_type":"single","field_label":"Education","options_bulk_editor":"High School (or equivalent);one; 0\nTrade/Vocational;two; 0\nCollege, BA, BS;College-(BA,-BS); 0\nMasters, PhD;Masters,-PhD; 0"},{"id":"checkbox-1","element_id":"checkbox-1","form_id":"wrapper-8805-7026","parent_group":"group-1","type":"checkbox","options":[{"label":"Accounting","value":"Accounting","key":"4778-6859","error":""},{"label":"Administration","value":"Administrative","limit":"","default":"","key":"6304-5859","error":""},{"label":"Advertising","value":"Advertising","limit":"","default":"","key":"5229-4917","error":""},{"label":"Bookkeeping","value":"Bookkeeping","limit":"","default":"","key":"9921-5061","error":""},{"label":"Carpentry","value":"Carpentry","limit":"","default":"","key":"1377-4262","error":""},{"label":"Electrical","value":"Electrical","limit":"","default":"","key":"2967-2984","error":""},{"label":"Gardening","value":"Gardening","limit":"","default":"","key":"2189-5362","error":""},{"label":"HVAC","value":"HVAC","limit":"","default":"","key":"1103-7003","error":""},{"label":"Information Technology","value":"Information-Technology","limit":"","default":"","key":"8913-1611","error":""},{"label":"Marketing","value":"Marketing","limit":"","default":"","key":"2894-1518","error":""},{"label":"Organization","value":"Organization","limit":"","default":"","key":"2273-5856","error":""},{"label":"Plumbing","value":"Plumbing","limit":"","default":"","key":"4981-1438","error":""},{"label":"Software","value":"Software","limit":"","default":"","key":"5655-5999","error":""}],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-8805-7026","hidden_behavior":"zero","value_type":"checkbox","field_label":"Skills","layout":"horizontal","options_bulk_editor":"Accounting;Accounting; 0\nAdministration;Administrative; 0\nAdvertising;Advertising; 0\nBookkeeping;Bookkeeping; 0\nCarpentry;Carpentry; 0\nElectrical;Electrical; 0\nGardening;Gardening; 0\nHVAC;HVAC; 0\nInformation Technology;Information-Technology; 0\nMarketing;Marketing; 0\nOrganization;Organization; 0\nPlumbing;Plumbing; 0\nSoftware;Software; 0","options_expanded":""},{"id":"checkbox-2","element_id":"checkbox-2","form_id":"wrapper-9210-7467","parent_group":"group-2","type":"checkbox","options":[{"label":"SUN","value":"SUN","limit":"","default":"","key":"4613-2675","error":""},{"label":"MON","value":"MON","limit":"","default":"","key":"3969-3899","error":""},{"label":"TUE","value":"TUE","limit":"","default":"","key":"2068-1513","error":""},{"label":"WED","value":"WED","limit":"","default":"","key":"1842-6622","error":""},{"label":"THU","value":"THU","limit":"","default":"","key":"4384-7009","error":""},{"label":"FRI","value":"FRI","limit":"","default":"","key":"4508-8474","error":""},{"label":"SAT","value":"SAT","limit":"","default":"","key":"9462-7528","error":""}],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-9210-7467","hidden_behavior":"zero","value_type":"checkbox","field_label":"Day(s)","layout":"horizontal","options_bulk_editor":"SUN;SUN; 0\nMON;MON; 0\nTUE;TUE; 0\nWED;WED; 0\nTHU;THU; 0\nFRI;FRI; 0\nSAT;SAT; 0","required":"1"},{"id":"time-1","element_id":"time-1","form_id":"wrapper-3706-2208","parent_group":"group-2","type":"time","options":[],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-3706-2208","field_type":"input","time_type":"twelve","field_label":"Start Time","hh_label":"Hours","hh_placeholder":"E.g. 08","mm_label":"Minutes","mm_placeholder":"E.g. 00"},{"id":"time-2","element_id":"time-2","form_id":"wrapper-8569-7055","parent_group":"group-2","type":"time","options":[],"cols":"12","conditions":[],"wrapper_id":"wrapper-8569-7055","field_type":"input","time_type":"twelve","field_label":"End Time","hh_label":"Hours","hh_placeholder":"E.g. 08","mm_label":"Minutes","mm_placeholder":"E.g. 00","formid":"wrapper-8569-7055"}],"settings":{"pagination-header":"nav","paginationData":{"pagination-header-design":"show","pagination-header":"nav"},"formName":"Volunteer List","version":"1.28.0","form-border-style":"none","form-padding":"","form-border":"","fields-style":"open","field-image-size":"custom","validation":"on_submit","akismet-protection":"0","form-style":"default","enable-ajax":"true","autoclose":"true","submission-indicator":"show","indicator-label":"Submitting...","form-type":"default","submission-behaviour":"behaviour-thankyou","thankyou-message":"Thank you for contacting us, we will be in touch shortly.","submitData":{"custom-submit-text":"Add Me to the Volunteer List","custom-invalid-form-message":"Error: Your form is not valid, please fix the errors!"},"validation-inline":"1","form-expire":"no_expire","form-padding-top":"0","form-padding-right":"0","form-padding-bottom":"0","form-padding-left":"0","form-border-width":"0","form-border-radius":"0","cform-label-font-family":"Roboto","cform-label-custom-family":"","cform-label-font-size":"12","cform-label-font-weight":"bold","cform-title-font-family":"Roboto","cform-title-custom-family":"","cform-title-font-size":"45","cform-title-font-weight":"normal","cform-title-text-align":"left","cform-subtitle-font-family":"Roboto","cform-subtitle-custom-font":"","cform-subtitle-font-size":"18","cform-subtitle-font-weight":"normal","cform-subtitle-text-align":"left","cform-input-font-family":"Roboto","cform-input-custom-font":"","cform-input-font-size":"16","cform-input-font-weight":"normal","cform-radio-font-family":"Roboto","cform-radio-custom-font":"","cform-radio-font-size":"14","cform-radio-font-weight":"normal","cform-select-font-family":"Roboto","cform-select-custom-family":"","cform-select-font-size":"16","cform-select-font-weight":"normal","cform-multiselect-font-family":"Roboto","cform-multiselect-custom-font":"","cform-multiselect-font-size":"16","cform-multiselect-font-weight":"normal","cform-dropdown-font-family":"Roboto","cform-dropdown-custom-font":"","cform-dropdown-font-size":"16","cform-dropdown-font-weight":"normal","cform-calendar-font-family":"Roboto","cform-calendar-custom-font":"","cform-calendar-font-size":"13","cform-calendar-font-weight":"normal","cform-button-font-family":"Roboto","cform-button-custom-font":"","cform-button-font-size":"14","cform-button-font-weight":"500","cform-timeline-font-family":"Roboto","cform-timeline-custom-font":"","cform-timeline-font-size":"12","cform-timeline-font-weight":"normal","cform-pagination-font-family":"","cform-pagination-custom-font":"","cform-pagination-font-size":"16","cform-pagination-font-weight":"normal","payment_require_ssl":"","submission-file":"delete","store_submissions":"1","form_name":"Volunteer List","form_status":"publish","sc_email_link":"1","sc_message":"<p>Your form has been saved as draft and a resume link has been generated so you can return to the form anytime within {retention_period} days from today. Copy and save the link or enter your email address below to have the link sent to your mail.</p><p>These fields weren't saved to your submission draft: Paypal, Stripe, Signature, Password, Captcha, and Upload. Kindly fill them out before submitting the form.</p>","honeypot":"1","notification_count":1,"previous_status":"publish"},"client_id":null,"integration_conditions":[],"behaviors":[{"slug":"behavior-1234-4567","label":"","autoclose-time":"5","autoclose":"","newtab":"sametab","thankyou-message":"<p><em><strong>You rock - Thank you for signing up to volunteer with us!</strong></em></p>\n<p>Your information will be added to our database so we can reach out when we need assistance.</p>\n<p>&nbsp;</p>\n<p>If you ever need to update your availability or would like to be removed from the list, please contact us at [email protected]</p>","email-thankyou-message":"","manual-thankyou-message":"","submission-behaviour":"behaviour-thankyou","redirect-url":""}],"notifications":[{"slug":"notification-1234-4567","label":"Admin Email","email-recipients":"default","recipients":"[email protected]","email-subject":"New Volunteer - {name-1-last-name}, {name-1-first-name} ( {address-1-city} )","email-editor":"<p>Someone filled out the volunteer application on your website, {site_url}. Here's their info:</p>\n<p>{all_fields}</p>","email-attachment":"true","type":"default","conditions":[]}]},"status":"publish","version":"1.28.0"}

Step 3: Customize and Publish

Customize any of the fields in your newly-imported form, rewrite the confirmation message and/or email notification, and publish! You can now put this form on any page or post in your site!

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Need Help?

Drop us a line below or reach out to [email protected] if you’d like assistance using this template, or if you have any questions about Forminator or NonprofitPress. We look forward to hearing from you!


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