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Volunteer with Hopalong!

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Are you interested in joining hundreds of dedicated animal lovers and making a positive difference in the lives of homeless animals? Then consider joining the Hopalong Animal Rescue team! Your time is an incredibly important resource. Volunteers are an integral part of our rescue, and play important roles in the day to day operations of Hopalong.

REQUIREMENTS & GETTING STARTED

1) Read each description of available volunteer positions
2) Be at least 18 years old
3) Register for an orientation
4) Attend Volunteer Orientation

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Contact Volunteer Coordinator Lauren Briskin at 510-276-1915 ext 103 or at lauren@hopalong.org. We have orientations twice a month at our office in Oakland.

UPCOMING ORIENTATIONS:

Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM

To Register, Click Here!

In Marin?

So are we! Our program has growing opportunities in Marin and we’d love to have you!

  • Email Lauren for more information on Marin-based opportunities.

Become a FIVE MINUTE Volunteer!

No orientation or training required! Spread the word about Hopalong and feel good at the same time.

It takes just 2 minutes to “Like” our Facebook page, follow us on Twitter or add us on Google Plus….

Like social media? So do we!

We have an ever-growing Facebook presence. We post news, photos, videos, and weekly “featured animals” for adoptions. Type Hopalong Rescue in the Search field at the top of your Facebook page, or paste this URL into your browser’s address field: https://www.facebook.com/hopalongrescue.

Follow us on twitter: @hopalongrescue

Add us to your circles on Google Plus by clicking this link.

Add an adoptable animal to your email signature!

(these instructions are for gmail) Go into your gmail settings (upper right hand corner). Under “general settings”, scroll down till you see “signature.”

Click on the icon that looks like a mountain range, it will ask for the web location for the image you want to use. Pick an adoptable animal from our website. Find the location by right clicking on the image and selecting “view image info”. You will need to copy and paste the location information into the box requesting it in your google settings.

Once that is done, please write the name of the animal and that it is available for adoption through Hopalong Animal Rescue. Please hyperlink back to our website: click on the image that looks like two linking chains, and paste the following code in the available box.

 <a href="http://www.hopalong.org">www.hopalong.org<a>

Sign up for a Hopalong Animal Rescue Credit Card…

Visit CardLabConnect. $25 after first purchase goes to Hopalong. 1% of each purchase is donated to Hopalong!

Thank you for your support – please pass this information on to your family and friends and ask them to become 5-minute volunteers, too!