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Canine Companions for Independence, Northwest Region

DogFest Team
An excited DogFest team, Don't Stop Retrievin', celebrates after fundraising for a successful DogFest event!

Do you enjoy dogs? Do you enjoy fun festivals? Help us put dogs and festivals together by helping to spread the word about this awesome event at Jack London Square!

Canine Companions for Independence is looking for fun-loving volunteers to help publicize a Halloween themed dog festival this fall on Saturday, October 31, 2020!

Are you a social media guru? Do you like creating social calendars or getting creative with Facebook content? Do you know the best spots to flyer to let people know about this awesome event? Do you have connections with local media/radio/television?

We are looking for a volunteer willing to help us get the word out about DogFest. No experience is required, but we love enthusiasm. :)

This is staff supported event, so please know that including your fellow organizers, this event would have staff support as well!

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About Canine Companions for Independence, Northwest Region


2965 Dutton Avenue, P.O. Box 446, Santa Rosa, CA 95402, US

Mission Statement

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


Canine Companions for Independence provides expertly-trained assistance dogs to children, adults and veterans with disabilities free of charge. Canine Companions assistance dogs perform physical tasks for people with disabilities, including picking up dropped items and delivering them to their handler, turning on and off lights, opening and closing doors and drawers, and other tasks to increase their handlers independence. Canine Companions also trains hearing dogs to alert people who are deaf or hard of hearing to important sounds in their environment. Canine Companions relies on the support of thousands of volunteers across the country.

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.

Media & Broadcasting
People with Disabilities


We'll work with your schedule.


Jack London Square472 Water StreetOakland, CA 94607



  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Public Relations
  • Sales Marketing
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Community Outreach


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 18
  • 1-2hrs per week. More time may be needed as we get closer to the event.

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