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ORGANIZATION: Marian's Dream

  • 115 people are interested



Due to the nature of our work and the research involved, we are looking for volunteers who are physically located in the United States.

Do you want to save animals and reduce shelter euthanasia? Do you believe in the importance of spay/neuter for pets? We're looking for Researcher Volunteers to join our team. Join us in our mission to end pet overpopulation!

Our Mission

United Spay Alliance (USA) is dedicated to the promotion of accessible, affordable, and timely spay/neuter services to prevent unwanted litters and end pet overpopulation. USA works in partnership with Marian's Dream.


As a Research Volunteer with USA, you will be responsible for helping build and maintain our directory of affordable spay/neuter clinics and programs. By connecting with USA representatives within your assigned territory, you will help to create the most comprehensive list of resources that exists to date. As a member of the Research team, you'll have a direct impact on the sustainability of our grassroots programs, while being the driving force behind the expansion of our database.

Research Volunteers will work closely with the Administrative Director to research affordable spay/neuter options in their assigned state using existing directories (when available), Google, and other online sources. All information will be collected and compiled into the preferred template provided by USA and shared using Google Docs.

A commitment of at least 2 hours per week for at least 3 months is preferred. Research Volunteer should be responsive to emails from USA team. They should be in regular contact with Administrative Director and USA team via email, and are expected to provide updates on their progress at least every other week. Zoom meetings may be scheduled as requested or required.

Role Responsibilities

  • Research low cost spay/neuter services in assigned state(s)
  • Compile up-to-date and accurate contact information for USA s/n referral directory
  • Connect with USA team and state leaders to verify existing resources

Desired Qualifications

  • Writing skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to self-manage
  • Willingness to speak on the phone
  • Knowledge of Google Docs

Those interested should complete our brief application at the link below. Thank you!

APPLICATION: https://forms.gle/2fP5YdfmXx4JuZhQ6

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About Marian's Dream


P.O. Box 365, Brunswick, ME 04011, US

Mission Statement

to reduce the number of unwanted, unplanned litters of pups and kittens so every cat/dog has a chance to get a good home


Small nonprofit, 40 years old, seeking to make life better for animals, with a focus on companion animals. We use public awareness campaigns and social media




We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.


  • Data Entry
  • Internet Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 14
  • We would like a commitment of at least 2 hours per week.
  • Attention to detail is key! Familiarity with Google Docs is a plus. And a love of animals/desire to help them is important, too.

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