Volunteer

For more information, please contact us: fffvolunteer@verizon.net or 610-737-6851

Administrative Support

  • Responsibilities include support with computer skills
  • Photocopying
  • Scanning
  • Organizing for fundraising and other shelter events, etc.

Schedule Coordinator for Shelter Cleaning Volunteers

  •  This position can be done from anywhere, including the comfort of your own home! Responsibilities include once a week
    • Review & contact new volunteer applications
      coordinate a schedule for new and existing volunteers to ensure there are enough cat care cleaning volunteers
    • Arrange with current volunteers initial training for new volunteers

Adoption Support

  • Facilitating the adoption of cats, working closely with the shelter manager & veterinary team.
  • Must have a love for and understanding of cats and empathy for those that are sick or injured and abandoned.
  • Assist in processing incoming adoption applications, conducting/arranging pre-adoption screening, writing biographies to promote cats for adoptions, etc.

Foster Care

  • Foster homes needed to help kittens, especially during kitten season in the Springtime.
  • Also sometimes in need of foster homes for cats of younger ages to help socialize them to be ready for adoption. 

Shelter Cleaning/Cat Socialization

  • Entails the following at the cat shelter in one of our 3 buildings.
  • Usually at the shelter for at least 2 hours when you volunteer between the hours of 8 a.m. to noon daily
  • Scooping or clean litter boxes
  • Freshening up linens and/or laundry
  • Sweep / vacuum and mop
    Wash cat food & water bowls and provide fresh water
  • Socializing and playing with our cats

Marketing & Communication

  • Responsibilities include help with the creative side of promotional literature
  • Advertising
  • Artwork
  • Developing materials for our shelter and events, etc.

Grant Support

  • Complete or assist in gathering documentation and fulfilling the necessary requirements to formally seek funding.
  • Grant writers write proposals to apply for financial grants allocated by government departments, companies, foundations, and trusts.

Shelter & Grounds

  • Assist with light housekeeping and maintenance across shelter & grounds
  • Work cooperatively with volunteers to ensure shelter is clean, safe, and properly maintained

Veterinary Services

  • Help treat the injuries and illnesses of cats in our shelter.
  • Daily tasks include feeding animals, helping to clean kennels, and monitoring animals’ general well-being.

Fundraising

  • Organize or help with activities and events to raise funds
  • Gather monetary donations or other gifts.

We are pleased to be able to offer Volunteer Benefits  to our loyal volunteers

Our volunteer opportunities also posted on Volunteer Match and Volunteer Center of Lehigh Valley