Volunteer Orientation Sessions

  • FACE Volunteer


  • Location of meeting: 379 Washington St. Providence, RI 02903

    *Parking lot C located on Washington St. can be utilized.

    Time: All sessions scheduled from 10am-11am or 4pm-5pm 

    Meeting dates:

    Wednesday, September 28,2022 

    Wednesday, October 26,2022 

    Wednesday, November 30, 2022 

    Wednesday, December 21, 2022  

    Wednesday, January 18,2023

    Wednesday, February 15,2023

    Wednesday, March 22,2023 

    Wednesday, April 26,2023  

     Wednesday, May 23,2023 




    Download Volunteer Orientation flyer Volunteer Orientation 2022-2023 flyer 


    Volunteer Orientation Presentation (English


  • Notification

    The Family and Community Engagement Office (FACE) will notify the school electronically and applicants will be notified by regular mail. Applicants are asked to reach out to the school directly for volunteer assignments.



    Need assistance to obtain the BCI?

    FACE Office staff will ask you to complete a 3rd Party Form at the Orientation session. The FACE staff member will notarize the form, drop it off and pick up the BCI, as soon as it is processed by the RI Attorney General’s Office. For more information visit http://riag.ri.gov/BCI/index.php.


    Volunteer applicants are entittled to appeal a decision:

    Any volunteer against whom disqualifying information has been found may request that a copy of the Criminal Background Report be sent to the Director of Family & Community Engagement. A decision shall be made in writing regarding whether the individual may volunteer and whether limits on time and scope of volunteer services are appropriate. In approving volunteers with Disqualifying Information, the District shall consider the nature of the offense, the time that has elapsed since the disqualifying event, the applicant’s more recent conduct, and other factors that it considers relevant. This decision may be appealed to the Superintendent.



    To request additional information please contact:

    The Office of Family and Community Engagement at

    (401) 456-9239 or  cro@ppsd.org.