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Markel Insurance & Sterling Volunteers - Working Together 

Markel Insurance and Sterling Volunteers, the only background screening organization designed specifically for nonprofit organizations, are working together to help create safer environments to volunteer and work in. Sterling Volunteers provides access to quality, compliant and reliable background checks for both employees and volunteers at significantly reduced prices. 

Key Benefits:

ComplianceBuilt-in Compliance. Sterling Volunteers is the expert in local, state, and federal legislation– so you don’t have to be. No need to worry about compliance obligations under the FCRA (Fair Credit Reporting Act). We take care of it for you. 
Monthly updatesReceive Free Monthly Updates. Sterling Volunteers validates the Nationwide check free of charge each month for the first year. This provides added security of monitoring your volunteers for new criminal records. When check is renewed, monthly updates will reset.
Special PricingSpecial Pricing & Payment Options. Participating organizations receive 20%+ off quality background screening services for volunteers and employees.  Also, for volunteer screening, you can preserve your budget by allowing (or requiring) volunteers to pay for all or part of their check. 
Eliminate AdminEliminate Administrative Burdens. Sterling Volunteers innovative screening platform empowers Volunteers to order their check online in 4 easy steps that takes less than 5 minutes.

Employee screeningWe Screen Employees, Too! Sterling Volunteers is part of Sterling which allows us to screen employees too! Sterling is the global leader in background screening and risk mitigation and a pioneer in innovative screening technology.