Reference Check

Thanks for agreeing to help Junior Achievement with this reference check. This is an important part of the screening process of all JA volunteers. Someone that you know is trying to volunteer for us and help us empower young people to own their economic success. So, we really appreciate you taking the time to answer the following questions.

Name of Applicant

Information about you

Name of Reference




How long have you known the applicant?

In what capacity

Based on the volunteer position described, do you believe the applicant is suitable?

Do you know of any reason this person should not be working with youth?

What strengths and skills would make them successful in this position?

If you have/had children, how would you feel about your child participating in a program involving the applicant?

Is the applicant known to be punctual and reliable?

Any other comments