Background Checks

Regular volunteers are must register with the Family Care Safety Registry (FCSR) and pass the FCSR background screening. Complete your registration at or call too free at (866) 422-6872 to see if you are registered. There is a minimal fee for first-time registrants.

Age Restrictions

Individuals must be at least 11 years old to volunteer with The Kitchen, Inc. Volunteers under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult guardian/advisor/group leader.

Volunteers must be at least 25 years old to work at Rare Breed during youth hours (between 11am-5pm Monday-Friday). Volunteers under 25 are still welcome before or after youth hours.