Volunteer Interest Form

Volunteer Programs Include
  • Adoptions Event
  • Walking Dogs
  • Socializing and Grooming Cats and Dogs
  • Media/Marketing/Advertising (on air media appearances, photography, video, social media, web, writers)
  • Red Barn Resale Shop
  • Helping with Laundry and Dishes and other day to day necessities around the shelter
Shelter volunteers are required to attend a general orientation. Volunteers who wish to work directly with animals must also complete animal handling classes before working with animals.

Volunteer Interest Form

Please fill out and submit the form below to learn more about our volunteer opportunities.
  • Volunteers must be 16 years or older. Youth Volunteers under 16 can participate with special projects when available.
  • Volunteer programs include adoptions events, walking dogs, socializing and grooming cats and dogs, media/marketing/advertising (on air media appearances, photography, video, social media, web, writers) Red Barn Resale Shop and helping with laundry and dishes and other day to day necessities. Shelter volunteers are required to attend a general orientation. Volunteers who wish to work directly with animals must also complete animal handling classes before working with animals. If you are serious about making a commitment to the animal welfare needs of community, we hope you will find your volunteer experience as rewarding as we do.
Prefer to email us? Click on the link below for a pdf volunteer form and return to janet@elkharthumanesociety.org

Volunteer Interest Form Download