Volunteer Opportunities

At Broadlawns Medical Center our volunteers are priceless. If you are looking for a rewarding opportunity to help those who truly appreciate your time and talents, Broadlawns has a place for you! 


At this time, volunteer opportunities include:

  • Broadlawns Foundation Gift Shop

May perform any of the duties listed below:

  • Interact with staff, visitors, and patients in helping them locate desired gift shop items.
  • Operate computerized register system.
  • Answer the phone.
  • Take payment for purchases and make change when necessary.
  • Assist in stocking supplies when needed.
  • Assist in keeping the Gift Shop clean and tidy.
  • Provide directions and give non-medical information when requested.
  • Open the gift shop and run opening reports.
  • Close the gift shop, run closing reports, and give sales receipts to Security at end of day.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Ability to volunteer for a weekly shift
  • 6-month commitment (two non-consecutive semesters for students)
  • Ability to communicate with people of all backgrounds
  • Familiarity with principals of retailing
  • Ability to count money and make change

Application Process

Upon completion of the required application, volunteer applicants will also be asked to provide the following: 

  • In-person interview
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check to include child and dependent adult abuse, which requires a social security number
  • Government issued form of ID (driver’s license or passport)
  • Review of the Volunteer Orientation Handbook
  • Orientation Handbook Signature Page
  • Documentation regarding the following vaccines: MMR or titer, COVID, Flu
  • Health Review
  • TB Review 

Contact Us

If you have questions about volunteering, please email foundation@broadlawns.org or call (515) 282-8557.

PLEASE NOTE: Submitting required application documents does NOT guarantee a volunteer position at Broadlawns Medical Center.