Current Volunteer Opportunities

View current volunteer openings below to learn more!

Please note, the Humane Society of Boulder Valley requires background checks of all volunteers who are 18 years of age or older. As part of the volunteer application process, we require a volunteer fee to help offset the costs of administrative processing, background check fees and other costs that leave a footprint in our finances so more can go toward animal care.

Our Animal Care Team is designed to support the daily care of the animals at Humane Society of Boulder Valley. Volunteers in this program provide care for shelter dogs through kennel cleaning and receive on the job training with staff members. Shifts are available seven days a week in the morning and are 3-4 hours in duration. You must be at least 15 years old to volunteer with the Animal Care Team. 
Thrift and Gift Shop Representatives assist the Humane Society of Boulder Valley's Thrift and Gift Shop to process donations and support store operations. The Thrift and Gift Shop provides critical funding to the Humane Society of Boulder Valley and its programs. Representatives at the Thrift and Gift Shop have the opportuity to interact with clients, sort through donations, assist with pricing of in-kind goods, and more. You must be at least 15 years of age to volunteer independently, and volunteers under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult.  This role is appropriate for Pets and Pals Teams.