School Volunteer at Most Precious Blood School

We, at the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, its parishes, schools, departments and related institutions, thank you for your offer of service on behalf of our diocese. We work to bring the message of Christ and his healing presence to everyone. We are devoted to the mission of Jesus Christ and to the treatment of every single person, especially our beloved young, with dignity and in the spirit of the Gospel of Christ.

Step 1:
At Most Precious blood School, as required by diocesan policy, all priests, deacons, seminarians, employees, and volunteers (who will have regular contact with young people), must have a criminal background check prior to beginning their service. In order to complete one, please contact Angela Gernhardt in the School office. You will be asked to input your personal information and grant permission for a criminal background check.

After you’ve completed this process, be sure to return to this page or refer to the email sent from the school office to fulfill the rest of the safe environment requirements outlined in steps 2 & 3 below.

Step 2:
In order to get to know you better, please complete an application for us if you have not done so already. Just click here:

Volunteer Application

Step 3:

Now you must complete training in creating and maintaining a safe environment in which all persons, especially children, can grow in faith. This training is meant to protect children and also those who minister to them. Training includes watching a 25 minute video and reading a policy and procedure manual. After watching the training video, you are required to print and sign the form stating you have completed this. After reading the manual, you are required to sign the last page verifying you have read and agree to all information contained within it.
Please click here for the appropriate link:

Volunteer policy manual
Volunteer Manual Verification form
Training Video
Training Video Verification Form

The volunteer application, verification forms for the training video and policy manual should be submitted via email to Angela Gernhardt ( If you aren’t able to email, then you can use the contact information below to fax or send U.S. mail.
Thank you very much for your service to our diocese. Together may we bring the peace and love of God to all we serve.

The Safe Environment Program
Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend
Angela Gernhardt
Most Precious Blood School
1529 Barthold St.
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Phone: 260-424-4832
Fax: 260-426-5904