Volunteers play a critical role at Francisvale helping to care for animals and ensuring our shelter runs efficiently.

Some of our most common volunteer roles and opportunities include:

  • Dog walking and playtime with cats
  • Cleaning and laundry
  • Staffing fundraising events
  • Administrative support
  • Landscaping and grounds upkeep
  • Corporate Days of Service

Volunteer requirements

All volunteers must be 18 years of age or older. Francisvale asks that volunteers be able to provide six hours of support per week, over a six-month period or longer.

Volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation and complete training provided by Francisvale.

Ready to volunteer at Francisvale? Submit a volunteer application online.

As a privately-funded nonprofit, Francisvale is grateful for individuals and organizations who donate their time, talent and passion to make a difference in the lives of pets in need.