Volunteer Opportunities

While volunteering and working with animals is fun, it is important to keep in mind the characteristics of great volunteers - energetic, flexible, imaginative and creative, reliable and committed, selfless, passionate, and teamwork.

See below for more details on available volunteer opportunities.

DONATIONS

This position assists in the Thrift Store, aiding with the intake, inspection of, placement and pricing of physical donations.

MARKETING

From managing social media to graphic design and photography to newsletter preparation and more, this volunteer group must be creative and adhere to strict deadlines and branding guidelines to promote SOCKS to local communities and organizations.

CAT TAXI

Volunteers in this position assist with transporting cats to and from the Shelter for a variety of reasons. This volunteer must be licensed with a good driving record and must be able to handle cats independently.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Fundraising and educational events are a large part of the success of our organization. The Special Events volunteers will assist in the planning, set-up, and execution of these important community events. 

FOSTER CARE

Foster volunteers are very special individuals willing to house cats and kittens until they are ready for adoption. This person must have appropriate living conditions and will be undergo a thorough application and interview process.

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GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

This administrative position will assist the Board of Directors, Executive Director, and Facility Managers with filing, database management, and many other necessary functions.

Caressing a Cat

Join Our Volunteer Team! 

SOCKS Shelter

850-863-5756

Please call for an appointment.

Thrift Store

Wednesday - Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m

850-863-8999

498 Carmel Drive

Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547

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The SOCKS Shelter is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

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