If you would like to be contacted when the application is open again, please email the Volunteer Program Director, Jenny Gibson, at gibsonj bloomington. Please be sure to include your full name in the email. Volunteers are required to complete a 2-hour weekly shift and serve a minimum of 6 months.
In alone, we had individual volunteers who contributed over 67, hours of work. Giving hands-on care to animals, educating our community, providing administrative support and more, PAWS volunteers report a deep sense of satisfaction in contributing to the health and well-being of animals while working alongside others who desire to take action on their behalf.
We provide the training for all volunteer positions, so no prior experience is required. Whether feeding orphaned wild songbirds, finding homes for cats and kittens, or helping to make an event successful, you can be a part of the life-saving work we do.
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Expectations of PAWS volunteers Dedicated volunteers make up the majority of our workforce and we schedule their hours according to animal care needs.
It is vitally important that volunteers show up for their shifts. All tasks, from cleaning cages to stuffing envelopes, have specific procedures. Volunteers must adhere to these procedures unless a staff member directs them otherwise.
Once volunteers know their work routines, they are expected to work with minimal supervision. Following through on tasks ensures the animals are receiving the best possible care. Staff are always available to answer questions.
Volunteer positions have a minimum age requirement of Check out these youth volunteer opportunities. Be in the area. Please consider the potential commute before applying to volunteer. Submit an online application.
You will learn about the volunteer positions available at PAWS, our history and policies. Choose a position and shift.
Peruse the volunteer position descriptions to see what kinds of positions PAWS has available. There are some flexible options, but a three- to six-month commitment is required for most volunteer positions. Once we have received your volunteer application, please be aware that a background check will be carried out before your volunteering status is confirmed.
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Volunteer. Thank you for your interest in volunteering at PAWS! We care for between 6, and 8, cats, dogs and wild animals every year, and couldn’t do it without our compassionate, dedicated, long-term volunteers.
In alone, we had individual volunteers who . Steps to become a volunteer: Apply online today! Attend a Volunteer Orientation. Pass a background screening after attending the orientation.
Receive approval by email* ( weeks after the orientation you will receive an email). Complete additional training sessions at the shelter after receiving approval.
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