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There are two sets of requirements – MDOC requirements and Keryx requirements. The MDOC requires volunteers to be at least 18 years old and to have passed a LIEN clearance check. The MDOC Volunteer Application also states that if approved, the volunteer will comply with all MDOC policies and guidelines.
Keryx requires its volunteers to have completed a three-day “Cursillo-style” weekend of their own. We also require volunteers to abide by issues such as homosexuality, christian character and spiritual gifts By serving as a Keryx volunteer, you are stating that you will comply with these issues.
After the application forms have been filled out and submitted to the Marquette Branch Prison, a 2-hour training session is required. This training session is scheduled by and conducted at the prison. It is important that these two forms be filled out and sent in as soon as possible.