Please complete and submit this online application:

Click here to start your ONLINE application.

Completion of this form does not commit you to hosting, or guarantee that you will be selected to host. It is, however, a necessary entry into the process.

After completing this application, you will receive an email confirmation and will be contacted for an interview with a HOP staff member.

For each adult in the family, the following form must also be printed, filled out, and mailed to:

Hands of Peace
Chicago Office
1000 Elm St
Glenview, IL
60025
Attn: Rhonda McCarty

Click here for “HOST FAMILY DISCLOSURE AND AUTHORIZATION FORM”

Submitting this form certifies that you agree to a complete background check to be conducted annually for every consecutive year that you are hosting Hands of Peace participants.

Please also email a picture of your family to jduerst@handsofpeace.org.