Volunteer Chairperson

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Volunteer Chairperson

Replies to inquiries from volunteers. Receives and reviews applications. Conducts background checks and phone and one-on-one interviews. Connects volunteers to appropriate committees. Manages volunteer database. Conducts follow-up calls with inactive volunteers.

  • Writing volunteer job descriptions

  • Update and maintain volunteer opportunities online via sites like: VolunteerMatch.org, Idealist, volunteerspot.org, voa,org, even craigslist and facebook

  • Create and send online emails via constant contact to volunteers

  • Answer volunteer email inquiries

  • Review volunteer applications and conduct phone interview

  • Review code and standards of conduct with volunteers as part of application process

  • Refer volunteers to committee chairs

  • Stay in touch with committee members to ID needs.

  • Stay in communication with volunteers to keep people involved and active

  • Review code and standards of conduct with volunteers as part of application process

Shelter Our Pets is an all-volunteer nonprofit corporation serving New Jersey and beyond. Our mission is to provide a safe haven for the pets of victims of domestic violence who are fleeing their abusive situations. Shelter Our Pets assists people seeking safety from violence by providing alternatives to giving up a beloved pet, leaving a pet behind in a potentially dangerous situation or continuing to subject themselves and their pets to abuse.

A recognized 501(c)3 charity located in New Jersey


  • Project Management
  • People Skills
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach
  • Recruiting
  • Group Facilitation

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21
  • Located in New Jersey
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