MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Volunteering at Operation Kindness is rewarding and makes a huge difference in the lives of homeless animals. caring and hard-working volunteers help in a variety of programs throughout the year. We invite you to join our volunteer team today by completing three easy steps:
1) Sign up to be a Volunteer
We welcome families, so please complete a registration form and payment for each family member. Volunteers between the ages of 6-17 will need to accompanied by parent or guardian. Note: this volunteer program does not count for court-ordered community service.
An application fee of $35 for adult volunteers and $25 for junior volunteers (6-16 years old) is also required, per person. This covers your badge, T-shirt, and administrative costs. Volunteers under the age of 18 (6-17 years-old) must be accompanied by an adult at all times while volunteering. Sign up now >
2) Complete Volunteer Training
To help you get started as a volunteer, all volunteers must attend a Volunteer Orientation webinar online and a hands-on training at the shelter. This will teach you everything you need to know about how to volunteer at Operation Kindness. Once you submit your application, you will be notified about when the next training webinar will be held.
3) Schedule your volunteer shifts
With our flexible hours, you’ll be able to tailor your volunteer experience around your schedule. We also can pair you with activities that best suit your individual interests and skills. Volunteers are only required to volunteer 4 hours per month to remain active. You can also remain active by fostering or assisting with events.
There are so many different ways to volunteer at Operation Kindness. From interacting with animals or people planning to adopt, to coordinating events and keeping up with office responsibilities, we will find something that you enjoy. Here are a few examples of the types of duties for volunteers: