How To VolunteerThank you for your interest in volunteering for C.A.R.L.! C.A.R.L. is a volunteer-based organization. This means volunteers are an important part of our programs, and the dogs appreciate any helping hand. Please follow these steps to begin your adventure volunteering: 1. Fill out an online VOLUNTEER APPLICATION. 2. Attend a VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION.
Upcoming Volunteer Orientations
Click on the orientation of interest for location.
New location, Sunday, March 4 - Hill Road Library, 1070 S. Hill Road (next to the Hill Street Cafe) in Ventura.
Volunteer TeamsThe following are the various C.A.R.L volunteer teams that you may be part of:
C.A.R.L. Boutique Thrift Store Help sort and display donations, test working condition of items and help keep the store and items for sale clean and orderly.
Adoptions Adoption Center, Mobile Events, Private Companies, C.A.R.L.'s Pet Care Center & Foster Care
Direct Dog Care Walking, Transportation, Playgroups, Socialization, C.A.R.L. Off-Site Training Program, Washing & Grooming, Special Needs & Training
Facility Support Clean Up Days, Maintenance & Repair, Dishwashing, Landscaping, Painting & Vehicle Maintenance
Outreach / Community Support
Outreach : Publicity, Photography, Videography, Social Media, Newsletter, Advertising, Rescue & Shelter Liaison
Community Support : Fundraising, Resource Acquisition, Community Events, Pooch Parade, Street Fairs, Commercial Events, Grants & Donation Recognition
Volunteers Application, Orientation, Assignment, Database Entry, C.A.R.L.'s Weekly Woof News, Facebook & Follow Up
- Volunteers must be 18 years or older to have direct contact with out dogs, due to insurance policy rules.