Make a Difference, Volunteer at BCAS!
Are you passionate about animals and looking for a meaningful way to give back to your community? Join our dedicated team of volunteers at the Breckinridge County Animal Shelter. By becoming a volunteer, you can make a positive impact on the lives of homeless animals and help create a brighter future for them.
1.) Helping Homeless Animals: As a volunteer, you will play a vital role in providing care, love, and attention to the animals in our shelter. Your time and dedication can make a significant difference in their lives and increase their chances of finding forever homes.
2.) Building Connections: Volunteering at our shelter is an opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals who share your love for animals. You'll become part of a compassionate community and form meaningful friendships with fellow volunteers and staff.
3.) Gaining Experience: Volunteering can be a valuable learning experience, especially if you're considering a career in animal welfare or veterinary care. You'll have the chance to develop new skills, gain hands-on experience, and expand your knowledge about animal care and welfare.
1.) Animal Care: Assist with feeding, grooming, and exercising the animals. Provide them with love and attention, helping to socialize them and improve their well-being.
2.) Adoption Support: Help potential adopters by providing information about the animals, assisting with meet-and-greets, and sharing adoption success stories.
3.) Administrative Support: Assist with administrative tasks such as answering phones, data entry, organizing files, and helping with event planning.
4.) Community Outreach: Represent the shelter at adoption events, fundraisers, and community outreach programs. Help spread awareness about responsible pet ownership and the importance of adoption.
How to Get Involved:
1.) Complete an Application: Fill out our volunteer application form, providing your contact information, availability, and areas of interest.
2.) Orientation and Training: Attend a volunteer orientation session to learn more about our shelter, policies, and procedures. You'll receive training specific to your volunteer role.
3.) Start Volunteering: Once you've completed orientation and training, you can start volunteering at the shelter and making a difference in the lives of our animals.
You can help create a better world for homeless animals through your dedication, compassion, and commitment as a volunteer! To learn more about volunteering opportunities or to get started, please contact us today.