Volunteer Opportunities

Texas CARES leverages Volunteer Match to bring good people and good causes together. If helping cats is a cause that lights you up, please visit the Texas CARES Volunteer Match.org profile page to search for volunteer opportunities, or browse the ones below. →→

Volunteer Application

Texas CARES Volunteer Application
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vp_AdoptTexas CARES has two PetSmart Adoption Centers in West Plano and Prosper, Texas. Volunteers are needed to work our mobile Adopt-a-Pet events held every Saturday and Sunday from 11:30am to 4:00pm. Great for Teens, 55+, Groups (up to 5). Must commit to a minimum of one day every month.

Texas CARES needs great foster parents to help care for our cats and kittens in your home. They will stay with you until a great permanent home. You will be asked to bring/pick-up cats for the Adopt-a-Pet days. Great for Teens, 55+

Help with kitty care in our adoption centers where our cats reside in our three PetSmart Adoption Centers locations in West Plano and Prosper, TX. You also will be feeding, socializing, and playing with the cats to give them attention during the week. Weekly Volunteers must be at least 18 or accompanied by an adult.
Are you a photo bug? Help put your skills to good use by volunteering to photograph cats for our web site and adoption signage, and special events throughout the year.
Are you a professional with skills or services donations that can help us? A licensed CPA or accountant, Attorney, or employee of a company who matches volunteer hours employees volunteer? Lets us know what you can volunteer or donate to help.
Help us organize fundraisers, grant writing and other ideas.

Help us with seasonal activities around Christmas at various events, like Pet Photos with Santa.