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Help pet owners in need at East Bay SPCA's Pet Food Pantry

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ORGANIZATION: East Bay SPCA

  • 19 people are interested
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Organizational Impact: This role serves as essential support for the Humane Advocacy department, which helps keep pets healthy and in loving homes and decreases pet overpopulation. Covid-19 has impacted all aspects of our lives, including pet ownership. During this time we've seen an increase of pet owners in need of basic supplies. Our free Pet Food Pantry provides extra support to help dog and cat owners feed their pets.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with set up and clean of pet food pantry.
  • Distribute pet food at the bi-weekly pantry. Personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided, including gloves and hand sanitizer. Volunteers will be interacting with the public. The Pet Food Pantry is a drive-thru, so clients stay in their car.

Training & Support:

  • Training is provided.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Have compassion for diverse life experiences and clients undergoing challenging situations.
  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Commit to a regular shift (every other Friday from 10:30am - 1:00pm)
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to transport pet food and lift up to 45 pounds.
  • Be courteous and welcoming to all clients, staff, and volunteers.
  • Comply with guidelines outlined in the confidentiality agreement.
  • Be comfortable answering questions and referring to staff for assistance when queries fall outside scope of knowledge.
  • Desire to make a positive impact on the lives of pets and their people.
  • Bilingual language skills in Spanish or Cantonese / Mandarin are not required, but highly desired.

1 Shift

  • 10:30 AM to 01:00 PM
    Shifts are every other Friday
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About East Bay SPCA

Location:

8323 Baldwin St, Oakland, CA 94621, US

Mission Statement

The East Bay SPCA is committed to the welfare of cats and dogs in the communities we serve. We strive to eliminate animal cruelty, neglect and overpopulation by providing programs and education that support people and companion animals.

Description

The East Bay SPCA has been an innovator in animal welfare for over 125 years providing shelter, health care, and adoption services for unwanted animals since 1874. We are committed to finding homes for adoptable cats and dogs, providing affordable veterinary and spay/neuter services, and educating the public on responsible pet ownership. We are the oldest animal welfare organization in the East Bay and operate two animal shelters and three clinics, serving Alameda and Contra Costa counties.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Community
Animals, Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

410 Hegenberger RoadOakland, CA 94621

(37.73665,-122.19646)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • Spanish

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Every other Friday from 10:30am - 1:00pm

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