VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

Foster Opportunities: If you are interested in fostering please fill out this form, Click Here to download the .pdf version or Click Here to fill out the form in Word.

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Volunteer dog walkers must attend a scheduled training before walking dogs at Griffin Pond Animal Shelter.  Click Here to learn more about our dog walking program.

 

THE DOG WALKING PROGRAM IS NOT PART OF THE SHELTER’S COMMUNITY SERVICE/VOLUNTEER HOURS PROGRAM. IF YOU NEED COMMUNITY SERVICE OR VOLUNTEER HOURS, PLEASE SEE THE SECTION BELOW AND COMPLETE A COMMUNITY SERVICE/VOLUNTEER REQUEST FORM.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

WE ARE GRATEFUL FOR EACH AND EVERY VOLUNTEER THAT DONATES THEIR TIME AND TALENTS TO THE SHELTER. IT’S YOUR DEDICATION AND COMMITMENT THAT KEEPS OUR PETS HAPPY UNTIL THEY FIND THEIR FOREVER HOMES AND ALLOWS US THE OPPORTUNITY TO OFFER PROGRAMS AND EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE COMMUNITY RAISING ADOPTION AWARENESS & HUMANE EDUCATION.

 

 

VOLUNTEERS MUST BE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE.

UNDER 18? YOU ARE WELCOME TO VOLUNTEER WITH AN ACCOMPANYING PARENT OR GUARDIAN.

 

COURT ORDERED VOLUNTEER HOURS MUST BE APPROVED BY THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.

PLEASE HAVE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION AVAILABLE: REASON FOR SERVICE AND

NUMBER OF HOURS REQUIRED.

 

There are many ways you can assist the shelter! Here are some popular categories:

 

  • On-Site & Off-Site Events
  • School & Community Programs
  • Shelter Care & Cleanup
  • Outdoor Maintenance
  • Supply, Linen & Donation Drives
  • Bake Sales
  • Homemade Toys/Treats

 

Ready to Volunteer?

Complete a Volunteer/Community Service Request Form and return to the front desk.

 

Looking to host a donation drive or fundraising event on behalf of Griffin Pond Animal Shelter?

Complete a GPAS Fundraising Event Proposal and return to the from desk for approval

 

Please note: You MUST obtain event approval and authorization prior to utilizing our

name brand and logos for your event.

 

Click Here for the Griffin Pond Wishlist!

 

570.586.3700 OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK, CLOSED TUESDAYS INCOMING ANIMALS: 9AM to NOON ADOPTIONS: NOON to 4PM