Volunteer

Live & Cruise Onboard while contributing your talents to make the impossible possible

  • Captain / Engineer
  • Caregiver / Steward / Deckhand
  • Tradesman - Welder, Carpenter, Diesel Mechanic, Electrician
  • Port Ambassadors

Help from Home - Cruise Later

  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing
  • Facebook & Patreon Community Builder
  • Organizing and Scheduling Events
  • Developing Partnerships with Organizations to get disabled individuals and families scheduled onboard

Crew Agreement

All crew members must be

  • Vetted by our director and captain
  • 18 years of age to participate independently (exceptions permitted)
  • In an emergency, you must be able to float while wearing a life jacket. This may limit participation by individuals on a ventilator to only being onboard when in port (with exceptions).
  • Be willing to take orders without argument given by the Captain, First Mate, or Directors and execute to the best of your ability, and explain if unable
  • Participate in safety drills and help others to the best of your ability in any emergency
  • Perform assigned tasks with a positive, can-do attitude
  • Communicate appropriately, and treat all with dignity and courtesy.
  • Be positive, willing to learn, and help to the best of your abilities
  • Be responsible for own actions and behavior
  • Romantic relationships are strongly discouraged with other crew members
  • Assist with meal preparation and cleanup. Ability to cook is not required, but you must be willing to try, learn, and help
  • Assist with keeping the vessel neat, clean, and tidy. Everything must be put back in its place.
  • Ask when not sure about how something works or if any procedure is unclear
  • Never be under the influence of alcohol or any drug or substance during vessel operations or activities, nor abuse in excess to be a safety hazard to yourself or others
  • Must be willing to making a difference and have positive impact by sharing your experiences, how you grew, or how your perspectives were impacted.

Participation Requirements

  • Must sign crew agreement and the membership participation waiver.
  • Must complete an information, medical, and emergency contacts form.
  • Must have medical / health insurance for duration of participation.
  • Must submit personal information for background check if requested.
  • Must have transportation to and from Possibilities at the start and end of participation.
  • Share all of the photos and videos you take during the experience to use for storytelling, promotion and other mission-related purposes.
  • Participate in a final crew photo and group video interview recalling highlights of your experience that will be shared with all crew members and donors or sponsors.
  • Complete this personal post-participation survey within 1 month while the experience is fresh in your mind to help us improve. We are happy to sign any participation or community service forms.