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[Houston] Love is a four-legged word. Volunteer with Canine Companions!

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Canine Companions for Independence

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Get out and about in your local community to support children, adults and veterans with disabilities!

Join our team today and begin building community relationships to support Canine Companions tomorrow! If you have an outgoing personality and you love meeting new people, this is the volunteer position for you. We are looking for someone to help spread the mission of Canine Companions through virtual outreach, social media and other marketing efforts. You could be presenting at local business, recruit more of local volunteers, host (virtual) special events and more. Are you ready to put your people skills to use? Reach out now to get more information!

*Please note - volunteer must be located in Houston or surrounding areas in order to be successful in this position.


For over 45 years, Canine Companions for Independence mission has been fueled by the strenght and love of the human-canine bond. Join the movement and volunteer with Canine Companion on Houston. We have several volunteer opportunities available from community outreach and marketing to chapter leadership positions.

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About Canine Companions for Independence

Location:

7710 Las Colinas Ridge, Irving, TX 75063, US

Mission Statement

Canine Companions for Independence provides highly trained assistance dogs to children and adults with disabilities. Canine Companions has training centers across the country and boasts 1,900 active graduate teams nationwide. Canine Companions has placed 5,000 teams since the organization’s inception in 1975.

Description

Founded in 1975, Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. Headquartered in Santa Rosa, CA, Canine Companions is the largest non-profit provider of assistance dogs, and is recognized worldwide for the excellence of its dogs, and the quality and longevity of the matches it makes between dogs and people. The result is a life full of increased independence and loving companionship.

Animals
People with Disabilities
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach
  • Networking
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Event Planning / Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 hours per month

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