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Phone Banking Volunteer

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Support our campaigns from home

Phone banking is an easy, flexible and important way to help animals. Volunteers (click to view expanded position description) place phone calls to supporters and voters around the country to support our legislative priorities and ballot initiatives. Subject matter varies widely, including wildlife protection, animal cruelty legislation, farm animal protection, and companion animal issues. There are volunteer opportunities 7 days a week and time commitment is flexible. Phone calls are non-reimbursable. Note: this is an on call role and we cannot guarantee volunteers will be able to serve a certain number of hours in a particular timeframe.

 

Benefits of volunteering

Volunteers strengthen their knowledge of animal protection issues and the legislative process while advancing animal protection priorities.

 

Becoming a volunteer

Requirements for our volunteers:

  • Strong communication skills and fluency in English
  • Attentive to detail with a commitment to accuracy
  • Proficient with computers and familiarity with the Internet
  • Able to use good judgment and work well independently with low levels of direct supervision
  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to maintain professionalism

Commitment policy:

  • Three month commitment, on an as-needed basis; ongoing participation is preferred
  • Minimum of 1 hour per week, per campaign
  • Note: this is an on call role and we cannot guarantee volunteers will be able to serve a certain number of hours in a particular timeframe.

Restrictions:

  • Volunteers must be at least 18 years old.
  • Volunteers must have access to a computer or tablet and a cell phone or land line (with United States-based phone number) able to be used concurrently.
  • We do not accept any court ordered community service.

Process:

  • Please review the description and restrictions above to help determine if our volunteer opportunity is the right fit. If you would like to proceed, please fill out the volunteer application (click Apply Now above).
  • After review of your application, a staff member will contact you to discuss the opportunity.
  • Before becoming an official volunteer, you must sign a volunteer agreement and a waiver/release of liability.


Support our campaigns from home

Phone banking is an easy, flexible and important way to help animals. Volunteers (click to view expanded position description) place phone calls to supporters and voters around the country to support our…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    January 16, 2022
    12:00 AM EST
    5:00 AM UTC
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
700 Professional Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20879, United States

How to Apply

To apply for this remote opportunity, click on the following link:

https://volunteers.humanesociety.org/index.php?section=volunteerOpportunities&action=view&fwID=626

Requirements for our volunteers:

  • Strong communication skills and fluency in English
  • Attentive to detail with a commitment to accuracy
  • Proficient with computers and familiarity with the Internet
  • Able to use good judgment and work well independently with low levels of direct supervision
  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to maintain professionalism

Commitment policy:

  • Three month commitment, on an as-needed basis; ongoing participation is preferred
  • Minimum of 1 hour per week, per campaign
  • Note: this is an on call role and we cannot guarantee volunteers will be able to serve a certain number of hours in a particular timeframe.

Restrictions:

  • Volunteers must be at least 18 years old.
  • Volunteers must have access to a computer or tablet and a cell phone or land line (with United States-based phone number) able to be used concurrently.
  • We do not accept any court ordered community service.

Process:

  • Please review the description and restrictions above to help determine if our volunteer opportunity is the right fit. If you would like to proceed, please fill out the volunteer application (click Apply Now above).
  • After review of your application, a staff member will contact you to discuss the opportunity.
  • Before becoming an official volunteer, you must sign a volunteer agreement and a waiver/release of liability.

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