PAW Stewardship Volunteer

Interested in becoming a PAW Stewardship Volunteer?

Currently recruiting.

21611457398_5903ace1bf_zWant to help spread the word to OHS donors and help us thank them for their support?

We are looking for volunteers to help us call donors to thank them for supporting the animals and share wonderful and heartwarming examples of how their support is helping to save animal’s lives. Volunteers are also responsible for basic data entry.

PAW Stewardship Volunteer Requirements:

  • Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Volunteers must have strong communication skills and be able to make calls quickly and efficiently.
  • Volunteers must be comfortable initiating and engaging in conversation with donors.
  • Volunteers must be detail oriented.
  • Volunteers must have strong computer skills and experience with data entry.
  • Volunteers must be able to enter call records and notes in our database.
  • Volunteers must have good customer service skills.
  • Volunteers must be comfortable bringing any issues or complaints during calls immediately to Manager: Donor Relations to triage.
  • Volunteers must be able to work with minimal supervision, once trained.
  • Volunteers must commit to the same weekly shift of 3-4 hours per week, for a minimum of one year.

We are looking to fill the following shifts:

  • Monday 1-4
  • Tuesday 1-4
  • Wednesday 1-4
  • Friday  9-12
  • Friday 1-4

Steps to becoming a PAW stewardship volunteer:

  • Complete the OHS volunteer application.
  • Ensure you specify on your application the program and shift you are interested in volunteering for.
  • Volunteers whose skills and availability match the PAW stewardship volunteer requirements will be contacted for an interview.
  • Following a successful interview, volunteers will be asked to submit a Criminal Record Check and attend a scheduled orientation.


For more information contact our Manager: Volunteers via email at or by telephone at 613-725-3166 ext. 231.

We encourage you to browse our site for other volunteer opportunities at the OHS. For any questions, please contact Thank you for your interest in our PAW stewardship Volunteer Program!

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