Volunteer: Development Office

Volunteer: Development Office

Not currently recruiting.

We are looking for volunteers who are interested in supporting the animals by doing administration, phone calls and data entry in our Development office. Volunteers are responsible for a variety of tasks within the Raiser’s Edge database. Depending on priority, tasks include donation processing, database clean up, returned mail, phone calls, scanning and filing. Apply today!

Office Volunteer Requirements:

  • Volunteers must have strong computer skills and experience with data entry;
  • Volunteers must have strong communication skills;
  • Volunteers must have strong organizational skills;
  • Volunteers must be comfortable taking direction and doing similar activities from week to week;
  • Volunteers must be able to make a minimum one-year commitment;
  • Volunteers must be able to commit to a three hour weekly shift;
  • Volunteers must be able to work with minimal supervision, once trained.


Steps to becoming a Development Office Volunteer:

  • Complete the volunteer application.
  • Ensure you specify on your application the program and day(s) for which you are interested in volunteering.
  • Volunteers whose skills and availability match the Volunteer: Development Office 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 volunteering@ottawahumane.ca or by telephone at 613-725-3166 ext. 264.
  • We encourage you to browse our site for other volunteer opportunities at the OHS.

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