SVPP Volunteer Application
Thank you so much for your interest in becoming a Silicon Valley Pet Project (SVPP) volunteer. SVPP is a growing organization committed to rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming homeless pets throughout Silicon Valley. Our work depends on the kind help of people like you. Contact us at volunteer@svpetproject.org with any questions.
General Information
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I certify that I am at least 18 years old. *
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Availability
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Number of hours per month you can devote to SVPP
Do you have any previous experience working/volunteering with dogs/cats or rescue organizations? If so, please explain.
Do you have any previous experience working/volunteering with non-profit organizations? If so, please explain.
Interests
Please select your interests that best suit your qualifications. *
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Transport Related
Insurance requires transport volunteers to provide proof of a current, valid state-issued driver's license, as well as current automobile insurance.
Can you provide evidence of a valid drivers license and auto insurance?
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Do you own or have regular access to a vehicle?
What type/size of vehicle (passenger car, van, SUV, etc.)?
Some of our transport needs are last-minute and time-sensitive. Are you available for such calls?
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Administrative Related
SVPP volunteers are crucial in helping to keep our administrative systems maintained and functioning well. We need help with everything administrative, including project management, data entry, mailings, correspondence, and many other day-to-day tasks.
Do you have internet access from home?
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Please describe your administrative experience.
Do you have any data entry/database experience? If so, please describe.
Special Event Planning & Fundraising
SVPP holds a number of special fundraising events throughout the year that are a major source of our revenue. We need volunteers to help in every stage of planning and facilitating these special events. We also need volunteers who love fundraising in general.
Please describe any/all applicable skills or experience and particular interest in this category.
SVPP Matchmaker Program
If SVPP can’t make a match of one of our rescue pets with a qualified adopter, we want to help the adopter find a rescue pet in our community. Our SVPP's Matchmaker Program has great growth potential and needs development now. We are looking to build a strong program team that will include volunteers to help identify and connect with pet-friendly homes, and implement adoption counseling for this unique program.
Please describe any/all applicable skills or experience and particular interest in this category.
Marketing & Communication - Online / Print / Merchandise / Media
If you have an interest and skill in social media networking, graphic design, production, web or app development, copywriting, photography, videography, or online marketing, SVPP could use your talents for the creation of print/web marketing collateral (flyers, posters, ads, merchandise, web banners/mini-sites, dog or cat profile descriptions, photos, videos), and social media networking (writing/posting to our Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc).
Please describe and provide samples of your work (online links, if possible) exemplifying your skills or experiences, i.e. portfolio, videos, websites or social media profiles.
PR / Press
SVPP needs folks who have some experience reaching out to media. We're looking for folks who can write and distribute press releases, newsletters, etc.
Please describe any/all applicable skills or experience and particular interest in this category.
Adoption Coordinator
SVPP needs help following up with potential adopters on adoption inquiries. If you have strong customer service skills, are detail oriented and very responsive on email, we would love you to join our team!
Please describe any/all applicable skills or experience and particular interest in this category.
Foster Parent Coordinator
SVPP needs help coordinating support of our foster parents who are taking care of our rescue pets. If you have strong customer service skills, and can't foster yourself, but can help a foster parent get their animal ready for their forever home, please let us know!
Please describe any/all applicable skills or experience and particular interest in this category.
Behavioral Training (Certified trainers only, please)
SVPP offers support to our new adopters and foster homes. We are looking for certified dog trainers and behavioral specialists to work directly with our new adopters and foster families.
This team requires volunteers who are certified dog trainers or behavioral specialists. Please describe your qualifications and experience.
Community Outreach Team Member
Help promote adoption events, fundraisers and special pets via Next Door, elist, etc., in specific neighborhoods. May also provide educational materials on animal welfare resources available to neighborhoods or participate in special projects.
Please describe your qualifications and experience.
Inventory Management
SVPP receives much-needed donations of supplies and equipment for the rescue pets, and we need skilled organizers to set up and maintain a simple, easy-to-use system. Volunteers will work on a weekly basis to cull through, organize, and maintain the supplies.
Please describe any/all applicable skills or experience and particular interest in this category.
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