Fundraising and events volunteers assist with all aspects of fundraising for the National Marine Life Center.
~ Help organize and assist at fundraising events (Mermaid Ball, Feet Fins & Flippers 5K, etc.);
~ Enter fundraising data into GiftWorks and other programs;
~ Conduct research into prospective donors and grantors;
~ Search for opportunities (events, kiosks) for NMLC to present itself;
~ Write gr more
Junior animal care volunteers care for small turtles at the National Marine Life Center. Species cared for include endangered red bellied cooters (turtles) and diamondback terrapins (turtles). For safety purposes, junior animal care volunteers must be at least 14 years old. Specific duties include the following.
~ Clean headstart turtle tanks and feed the headstart turtles;
~ Maintain cleanliness of fo more
Animal care volunteers assist with all aspects of husbandry for the National Marine Life Center's marine wildlife patients. Animals cared for include red bellied cooters (turtles), diamondback terrapins (turtles), sea turtles (various species), and seals (various species). Specific duties include the following.
~ Clean tanks, weigh, measure and feed animals
~ Maintain cleanliness of clinic, animal hosp more
The Friends of Mashpee NWR and the Falmouth Rod and Gun Club are starting a new Tree Swallow Nest Box monitoring program for the Mashpee Refuge. We will be installing 40 nest boxes in the South Cape Beach area and will be needing monitorers to document the nesting success of these nest boxes over the summer.
Training how to monitor these boxes and then assigning people, in groups of two,for being resp more
AmeriCorps Cape Cod members:
- Partner with nonprofit organizations, governmental departments and community-based groups to conserve, protect and restore the unique and fragile ecosystems of Cape Cod. Projects include habitat restoration, water quality monitoring, invasive species removal, trail building and maintenance and shellfish propagation.
- Prepare the Cape Cod community for disaster AND respon more
The Cape Cod Maritime Museum is searching for a volunteer to help our Marketing Director fulfill daily tasks. A candidate would need to be able to use e-mail, word processing, and excel. Must be able to work independently and be self motivated. Creativity and marketing experience would be a plus. May be able to work remotely once projects develop. more
Discovery Center docents assist with a variety of activities in the National Marine Life Center's public visitors' center. Specific duties include the following.
~ Greet the public;
~ Guide guests around the Discovery Center;
~ Explain NMLC mission statement, purpose and answer questions;
~ Present “Patient Update” talks about current and past marine animal patients;
~ Engage public in Discovery Center more
Education and outreach volunteers assist the National Marine Life Center in developing and delivering on-site and off-site educational programs. Specific responsibilities may include the following.
~ Represent NMLC at festivals and fairs;
~ Present programs to student and community groups;
~ Run hands-on activities;
~ Develop education programs; and
~ Research new and exciting ways to construe informat more
Facilities volunteers assist with construction and maintenance projects around the National Marine Life Center facility. Specific duties may include the following.
~ Build and update educational exhibits, wildlife enclosures, husbandry equipment (tool and boot racks), etc.
~ Maintain the physical plant (e.g., painting, plumbing, light construction).
~ Provide landscape services (e.g., yard work, weedin more
Friends of Falmouth Dogs relies on volunteers to accomplish its mission. If you have a particular talent or if you simply love dogs, we can use your assistance. Volunteers are always needed to help exercise the dogs and spend time socializing them.
There is also laundry to be done, other housekeeping chores, yard maintenance, and dog supplies to be sorted and stored. Shifts are two hours in the morning more
On Saturday, August 9, 2014 we are hosting 700 guests at one of the largest summer celebrations on Cape Cod, the Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen's Alliance Hookers Ball. We are currently seeking volunteers to help procure auction items for both our live and silent auctions. We also need help selling ads for our event program. These volunteer opportunities would begin in March and run through the begin more
The Edward Gorey House celebrates and preserves the life and works of Edward Gorey, an American author, illustrator, playwright, set and costume designer. Located in Yarmouth Port, the House seeks volunteer docents for its 2014 season which runs from April to December.
Call 508-362-3909 or email email@example.com for more information. more
During the months of March and April, the herring return to their spawning grounds to once again spawn. We are part of a state program that keeps track of how many herring come up the Marstons Mills River to spawn. We are in need of counters! For 12 hours a day for as long as the herring are in the river, we need volunteers to go to the herring run in Marstons Mills to count the number of fish that more
Love animals? Want to devote your time to helping homeless animals in need? Volunteer at the MSPCA! We care for over 1,800 animals every year, including cats, dogs, rabbits, hamsters, birds and more! Animal caregivers provide hands-on care to the animals, ensuring their living environment remains safe, clean and as comfortable as possible. Along with petting, cuddling and playing with the animals, more
Love animals? Want to devote your time to helping homeless animals in need? Volunteer at the MSPCA! We care for over 1,500 animals every year, including cats, dogs, rabbits, hamsters, birds and more! We rely on our volunteers to help us with everything from cleaning to fund-raising events and everything in between. We always need volunteers to help with the variety events put on at the shelter or more
Love animals? Want to devote your time to helping homeless animals in need? Volunteer at the MSPCA! We care for over 1,800 animals every year, including cats, dogs, rabbits, hamsters, birds and more! We rely on our volunteers to help us with everything from cleaning to fund-raising events and everything in between.
Our volunteer opportunities include:
- Animal caregivers
- Animal photographers
- S more
Love animals? Want to devote your time to helping homeless animals in need? Volunteer at the MSPCA! We care for over 1,800 animals every year, including cats, dogs, rabbits, hamsters, birds and more! We post pictures and videos of our pets online to help them become adopted. We need photographers to help promote the pets available for adoption by taking cute, high-quality pictures of them! more
Love animals? Want to devote your time to helping homeless animals in need? Volunteer at the MSPCA! We care for over 1,800 animals every year, including cats, dogs, rabbits, hamsters, birds and more. Dog Caregivers provide hands-on care and exercise to the dogs, ensuring their living environment remains safe, clean and as comfortable as possible. Along with walking, petting, cuddling and playing w more
Organize blanket/towel donations stored in our barn, shed and shelter areas. This is a three day a week volunteer position (hours can be a little bit flexible). A little laundry may be included on occasion.
Need a person with good organization skills and an eye for detail. This is not the most glamorous job, but it is very important to the the animals that reside here. more
Volunteers needed to work one shift per week on Mon, Wed, Thurs or Sun from 3:45 to 5:00pm. Interested volunteers will help with scooping, disinfecting, rinsing and closing the dog kennel runs.
Must be reliable and meticulous, we're willing to train. This is hard but rewarding outdoor work in all sorts of weather. more
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