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SARASOTA K-9 SEARCH AND RESCUE INC

  • 5 people are interested

Sarasota K9 Search & Rescue is seeking people who would want to volunteer their time and talent as a board member. Our all volunteer organization is self-funded, and would particularly benefit from those with backgrounds in fundraising, grant writing, and/or donor development. A love for animals in general, and working dogs in particular, is a plus.

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About SARASOTA K-9 SEARCH AND RESCUE INC

Location:

PO BOX 1531, SARASOTA, FL 34230, US

Mission Statement

Sarasota K9 Search & Rescue is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, non-government organization comprised of highly trained, highly motivated, nationally certified volunteers and K9s. Our mission is to strengthen and assist local, state and national first responders with a professional, well-organized and well-trained team of handlers and K9s to ensure the safest and most positive outcome of each deployment.

Description

Sarasota K9 Search & Rescue is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and can assist public safety agencies responding to: Missing/lost children; Walk-away elderly persons; Missing despondent persons; Human remains detection; Evidence searches or any incident where a coordinated search using air scent, tracking/trailing or cadaver dogs is needed. Our K9 teams can adapt to a variety of search environments including residential, commercial, disaster, wilderness and water scenes.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

P.O. Box 51446Sarasota, FL 34232

SKILLS

  • Legal (General)
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Resource Development / Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Our all-volunteer organization meets frequently for training, however, members without dogs have more flexibility regarding level of involvement. The advisory board, for example, meets quarterly. Other activities in between are certainly encouraged.

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