Volunteering

Animals need help everywhere. Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue is in need of volunteers

We are currently seeking fundraising volunteers to assist at various community events & fundraisers at various locations as required. If we currently do not have available volunteer opportunities that match your interests, your application will be kept on file for 6 months.

Your completed application will be reviewed by our Volunteer Coordinator. Volunteers whose interests and skills fit our needs and available openings will be contacted by email to arrange a phone or in-person interview.

Personal Information

 

40 Hour Student Volunteer

  • High School Community Service Students: those requiring 30-40 graduation hours MUST be at least 16 years of age. We currently have openings for students to help at community events and fundraisers.
  • If under 18 years old:
 

RELEASE AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY

  • hereby freely, voluntarily and without duress execute this Release and Waiver of Liability. I understand that the Activities may include, among other things, working directly with, and handling, stray, feral, abandoned and other animals,including fostering animals, handling veterinary medicines and equipment and other substances used in the care of animals, as well as transporting animals to and from various locations as necessary by self automotive vehicle or Mel’s Farm vehicle or other means of travel.
  • RELEASE AND WAIVER. I do hereby release and forever discharge, hold harmless and agree to indemnify Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue from any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, either in law or in equity, which arise or may hereafter arise from my Activities with Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue. I understand that this Release discharges Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue from any liability or claim I may have against Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue with respect to any bodily injury, personal injury, illness, death or property damage or vehicle damage that may result from my Activities with Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue, whether caused by the negligence of Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue, as a result of my participation in the Activities, I will indemnify, defend, save and hold Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue harmless from any loss, liability, damage or cost which may be incurred as the result of such claim. I understand that Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue does not assume any responsibility for or obligation to provide financial assistance or other assistance, including but not limited to medical, health, or disability insurance in the event of injury or illness.
  • ASSUMPTION OF RISK. I understand that working with stray, feral, abandoned, injured, sick or other animals, and other aspects of the Activities may be hazardous. I hereby expressly and specifically assume the risk of injury or harm from the Activities and release Mel’s Farm All Animal Rescue from all liability for injury, illness, mental duress, death or property damage resulting from the Activities.
  • KNOWING AND VOLUNTARY EXECUTION: I acknowledge that I have carefully read and fully understand the contents and legal ramifications of the Release. I understand this is a legally binding and enforceable contract and sign it of my own free will. I agree that if any portion of this Release is found to be void or unenforceable, the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.
 

Verification