The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Our mission is to rescue abandoned, homeless, abused, neglected, and otherwise unwanted dogs, cats and small companion animals, with the ultimate goal of finding each one a stable and loving forever home. We specialize in providing care for animals with medical needs and behavioral issues and transitioning them thoughtfully and safely into adoptive homes.
Twin Cities Pet Rescue (TCPR) is a nonprofit organization that depends on its core group of volunteers to promote and achieve our mission and make it possible to carry out our day-to-day operations. The Fundraising and Events volunteer will join our Special Events Team and help us schedule and coordinate fundraising events in the community.
Position : Fundraising and Events Volunteer (Special Events Team) Purpose : TCPR is a predominantly volunteer-driven organization that relies on support from the community to fulfill our mission. Our Special Events Team is vital in organizing fundraising events that help us to achieve our financial goals and maintain our ability to help animals in need, particularly those with special medical and behavioral needs. TCPR hosts a variety of events each month. As a Fundraising and Events volunteer, you will work together with the Special Events Team to organize these events. You will participate in our TCPR sponsored events and may also be asked to act as an Event Lead for some events.
To apply, please fill out our application here: https://www.twincitiespetrescue.org/volunteer/volunteer-application/ Questions? Volunteer@twincitiespetrescue.org
You will work cooperatively with the TCPR Special Events Team to assist with fundraising events at a variety of locations in the Twin Cities metro area. You may assist in the promotion of events to ensure participation by the TCPR community and its supporters. We request that you attend at least one event per month. You will be a representative of TCPR and should positively promote TCPR in the community by sharing our mission.
The Fundraising and Events volunteers must be 16 years of age or older and have reliable transportation.
Participation in events is flexible based on your schedule and event duration varies. Most events are held on evenings or weekends.