Sterling Volunteers & Plan to Protect

Do You Screen Your Volunteers?


As a Plan to Protect® member or non-member, you may rely on volunteers to help carry out your organization’s mission. Background screening your volunteers can help to ensure the safety of your employees, volunteers, and the people you serve.

Plan to Protect® is excited to introduce you to our partner, Sterling Volunteers, the only background screening program designed specifically for nonprofit organizations.

The Plan to Protect® and Sterling Volunteers partnership provides organizations with access to the most up-to-date, comprehensive, high quality background screening resources at heavily reduced prices. Facilitating your use of the Sterling Volunteers screening platform is another Plan to Protect® safety measure that ensures you are receiving the most effective background checks and safeguarding your reputation and the dedicated people serving your organization.

Sterling Volunteers’ screening platform offers:

  • Peace of mind – with high quality, accurate, and FCRA compliant background checks that are delivered quickly and updated each month for an entire year (12 checks for the price of 1)
  • Easy management – volunteers enjoy a self-service ordering process (takes less than 5 minutes!) and volunteer managers work through user-friendly dashboard interfaces
  • Cost savings – competitive pricing, no set-up or administrative fees, and the ability to customize payment options for your volunteers
  • Access to a community of vetted volunteers – volunteers can securely share their background check with your organization at no cost to you!
Fill out the form below for more information on the benefits and how to get started using Sterling Volunteers screening platform.