When you volunteer, you’re giving the animals one of the greatest gifts of all — your time. Whether you’re spending one-on-one time with the animals, helping out at events or assisting in some other way, you’re helping the animals to find their forever families. We are incredibly grateful, and hope your time with us will be long. We wish you an enjoyable, safe, fulfilling and rewarding volunteer experience!


  • Lead events
  • Set up and take down
  • Manage x-pens (monitor behavior, talk to public)
  • Event walkers to give dogs potty breaks
  • Table ambassadors
  • Recruit locations


Open your home to care for one of our adoptable dogs

  • Foster volunteer: short or longer-term
  • Foster coordinator: manage all aspects of foster experience


  • Fundraising committee
  • Donor recognition
  • Online fundraisers
  • Front-line acquisition of corporate donors/ sponsors
  • Event coordination for physical fundraisers
  • Research
  • Special partnerships
  • Grant-writing


  • Writing
  • Social media
  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Web design and development
  • Graphic design


Assist with the Hope for Life and Partners in Hope programs

  • Hope for Life: serve senior citizens with veterinary care assistance, spay/neuter resources, and food/supplies
  • Partners in Hope: create working partnerships with area providers to care for the Hope for Life animals, our rescue dogs and assist with food/supplies


  • Technical writing
  • Research Document creation/editing (Adobe)
  • Proofreading
  • Data entry
  • Legal assistance


  • Technical writing
  • Research
  • Quickbooks
  • Budgeting
  • Financial Reports