​Volunteer 

Won't you consider volunteering?

 

We have many opportunities for compassionate cat lovers who would like to volunteer their time and talent to St. Francis Animal Rescue & Thrift Store (SFAR). Days and hours are flexible to work with your schedule.

Immediate openings are designated below with 🐾:

 

🐾 Adoption Counselor: Works in tandem with the Adoption Clerk to provide adoption assistance to SFAR customers, with the focus on ensuring that they are matched with the appropriate cat for their lifestyle. We will train.

Friday or Saturday, hours 1pm-3pm and/or 3pm-5pm (2 or 4 hour shifts)

🐾 Adoption Clerk: Works in tandem with the Adoption Counselor with the focus on completing all adoption contracts and necessary paperwork accurately. Strong computer skills are necessary. We will train.

Friday or Saturday, 1pm-3pm and/or 3pm-5pm (2 or 4 hour shifts).

🐾 Office Receptionist: Responsible for answering phone, taking messages, providing accurate information including referrals if necessary. We will train.

Tuesday thru Saturday, 10am-12pm and/or 12pm-2pm (2 or 4 hour shifts).

🐾 Social Media Assistants: Creative individuals to work with Social Media Manager to write interesting cat profiles and assist with gathering information appropriate for posting on SFAR website, Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter. Days/hours are flexible.

 

Cat Correspondent: Write creative letters from our resident cats to donors who have sponsored in-house adoptions.

Cat Socializer: Socialize with the cats, clean litter boxes, fill water bowls, monitor each cat’s normal behavior and report behavioral changes if observed.

🐾 Thrift Store Merchandise Receiver: Responsible for greeting donors at the back door of the thrift store, accepting donations. Light cleaning and sorting. Excellent customer service skills are a must. Some lifting may be required. 

Tuesday thru Saturday, 9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm (4 hour shifts).

🐾 Thrift Store Merchandise Cleaner: Responsible for cleaning merchandise that is received at the thrift store. Light cleaning and sorting. Some lifting may be required.

Tuesday thru Saturday, 9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm (4 hour shifts).

🐾 Thrift Store Merchandise Organizer: Responsible for placing and organizing merchandise in the thrift store. Light lifting may be required.

Monday thru Saturday, 9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm (4 hour shifts).
 

Thrift Store Cashier: Responsible for providing excellent customer service while manning the cash register at the thrift store. Previous cashier experience is preferred but not required. 

🐾 Handyman: Assist with light repairs, painting, carpentry, plumbing and electrical for both the rescue facility and thrift store. Light lifting may be required.

Monday thru Saturday, 2-3 hours per week.

Event Volunteer:  Assist with events to raise funds for and awareness of SFAR; coordinate paperwork and cat transportation for adoption events. 

Hours vary depending on event.

Fund Raising Volunteer: Use your fund raising talents to acquire monetary support for SFAR special events. 

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