Volunteer

VolunteerHelp us create a better life for our dogs. Our sanctuary could not exist without the support of our volunteers who bring a diversity of interests, knowledge, expertise and caring to our organization.

 

Call Us!

Interested in becoming a Volunteer? Call us at 914-273-1674 or 203-629-9494

 

Volunteer at Adopt-A-Dog

Help us create a better life for our dogs. Our shelter could not exist without the support of our volunteers who bring a diversity of interests, knowledge, expertise and caring to our organization.

 

Guidelines

If you are interested in volunteering:

  1. Fill out an online volunteer application
  2. After you have submitted an application you will be contacted regarding the upcoming Volunteer Orientations
  3. Attend a Volunteer Orientation.  Orientations are offered monthly and about 1 hour long.

Youth Volunteers must be at least 16 years old.  Youth Volunteers must be accompanied by an adult 18 years of age or older at all times.  The adult accompanying the Youth Volunteers must attend an orientation.

 

Volunteer Orientations

Orientations are offered twice a month.  These sessions are held on a weekday evening and a Saturday Morning. Once you fill out an online volunteer application you will receive an email about our upcoming orientations.

 Volunteer Opportunities for adults 18 years and older & junior volunteer opportunities

Attending a basic Volunteer Orientation is required before you can begin to volunteer

If you are looking for community service, this a great option for our youth volunteers.  If you are interested in any of these programs please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at samara@adoptadog.org

 

For youth 12 and older who needs volunteer or community service hours please contact us at samara@adoptadog.org

Youth Volunteer Application

Youth Volunteer Opportunities

Our next orientation will be Saturday, October 14th at 11am. If you are interested in attending please email samara@adoptadog.org.  Attending one orientation is required before volunteering.

If you are interested in volunteering please fill out our online application

 

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Adopt a Dog

Share your Strengths at our Sanctuary!

  • Donate your time with our dogs.
  • Help answer phones, take messages, assist in filing, perform reference checks and more to help out our Adoptions Team.
  • Assist in fundraising, gathering corporate sponsors, and maintaining off-site donation cans.
  • Help promote our mission through education and related events.
  • Assist our Events Team at local community venues.
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