Bring an animal home and care for it while it waits for adoption. You choose the type of animal you are able to care for, and we'll do the rest!
NON-FOSTER ANIMAL VOLUNTEERS:
Matchmakers for Adoption Events:
Help us walk dogs, groom cats, transport animals, and much more during our monthly adoption events.
Take care of cats or kittens at the Greenfield PetSmart, giving them everything they need before they are adopted!
Low Cost Spay and Neuter Programs:
Help us transport cats and kittens from the PAWS center to the spay/neuter clinic.
OTHER VOLUNTEER OPTIONS:
Sewing Circle Partners:
Help us make catnip toys for sale! This is one of our biggest fundraisers! We also need help making pet beds and clothes to sell too!
Have your ideas and voice heard! This gives you a chance to give back in a bigger way with a hand in planning and operations for P.A.W.S.
Fundraising Events & Festivals:
Join in on the fun at local Indiana festivals! We always need volunteers to
help set up, and operate the booth space.
-Hope Heritage Days in Hope, Indiana, is a festival in September, and we need volunteers to run our merchandise fundraising booth and tell people about P.A.W.S!
-Riley Festival in Greenfield, Indiana, is in October, and we need volunteers to run our merchandise fundraising booth and tell people about P.A.W.S!
Kroger Community Rewards:
Sign up and choose Partners for Animal Welfare Society as your preferred charity. Then, swipe your Kroger card when shopping there, and Kroger will donate to P.A.W.S. Hancock!
PAWS Pool Party:
Get hands on with our our end-of-summer, annual pool party, for dogs and their owners. Opportunities to volunteer include ticket sales, concessions, merchandise sales, pool monitoring, and more!
Photos With Santa:
Volunteer to make the season merry and bright by helping us with our Photos With Santa fundraiser! People bring their families and/or pets to get special, professional photos with our very own Santa!
If you would like to help P.A.W.S by donating other items there are plenty of opportunities to do so. The in-kind donations are any donations of value outside cash or check. For example food, or supplies needed for events. P.A.W.S also has an amazon and chewy wish list that you can purchase items off of.
Volunteer of the Month
Every month we recognize a volunteer who has truly gone the extra mile. These people exemplify what it means to be a volunteer for P.A.W.S
Jenn has been a volunteer with P.A.W.S. for a little over 4 years now, and she has already made a huge impact. Jenn serves as both a dog program lead and a board member. Her unconditional love for dogs makes her a huge asset to P.A.W.S.
Click here to learn more about Jenn and her volunteer experience with P.A.W.S!