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The ones that got away... #2 Volunteer

In 2016, I discovered that becoming a volunteer is not as simple as it sounds. In fact, I wonder whether the fact that volunteers are often thin on the ground could be linked to the bureaucracy and roadblocks faced by those who try to offer their time! 592 more words


Julia Skiles of Plano, Texas shared her experience taking care of rabbits at the North Texas Rabbit Sanctuary.

What inspired you to volunteer?

I have adopted rabbits from there in the past.

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PSWL January 2017

FIV positive cats are just as wonderful and loving as FIV negative cats

A Pride member from Wisconsin shared her experience helping to socialize cats at her local animal shelter.

What inspired you to volunteer?

All of the animals there need love, and it’s a great way to relax and bring about lots of smiles.

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PSWL January 2017

Spay/Neuter Clinic Volunteering

A Pride member from Washington State shared her experience volunteering for the spay/neuter clinic of a local animal shelter.

What inspired you to volunteer?

It started as a work evaluation, to see what I could and couldn’t handle with my disabilities.

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PSWL January 2017

Come Home to Love and Cuddles, Commitment-Free!

Imagine driving home from a crazy day of whatever.  Your tired legs make their way up to your front door and you slowly squeak it open. 517 more words


60 Years of the DofE Award Scheme.

So today I was mentoring a group of Young Enterprise students and we started discussing other groups I had worked with within schools! Back in the 1990’s I was teaching at Hatch End High School and had the privilege to be asked to over see the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme. 140 more words