Letter of Introduction
Please answer the following questions. You can cut and paste this into a google doc, email, or some other kind of document.
Section 1: Personal Information
What is your full legal name as well as nickname if you would prefer?
What is your current age and birth date?
What is your gender?
Where are you coming from?
Do you have any children or are you currently married?
Do you currently have any pets? If yes and you want to become a member here, realize that you must get 2/3rds of the current membership to accept your pet into the community (nice, quiet, well trained pets are usually welcomed).
How did you learn about this community?
Section 2: Tell us about yourself (include answers to the following questions)
Why do you want to visit?
Where have you lived in the past?
What is your education history?
What is your work/ volunteer history?
What are your your hobbies and interests? How do you spend your free time?
What are your self care practices?
Describe your experiences working/ living with others.
What motivates you?
Are you currently a vegan?
What inspired you to be vegan?
If you are not a vegan, do you want to be?
Section 3: Details
Do you have any allergies or specific dietary needs?
What are your vices, if any?
Have you ever been in a treatment center? If so, for what?
Have you ever been hospitalized? If so, for what?
Are you currently taking any medications? If so, for what and what are they?
Please describe in full detail of any medical conditions you may have.
Please give us a way you can be reached prior to your visit as well as
full emergency contact information in case of an emergency during your
Past trouble with the law will not disqualify you from a visitor
period or membership, but we expect honesty and such things will come to
light, in any case. Please describe in full detail your criminal
record, if any.
Do you receive any outside income— such as social security,
disability, child support, pension plan, etc.— and if so, would you
be comfortable turning that income over to community for the duration
of your membership after becoming a full member?
Do you have any debt?
Section 4: Membership
Are you interested in full membership at East Wind?
What is your first, second, and third choice of visitor period?
Please feel free to add any additional things you think we should know
about yourself or your situation.
Your application will be shared with any another people who are living at the community land and with Cliff Mikkelson, neighbor and supporter of the community.
Thanks to East Wind Community. I took most of these questions from their questionnaire.