Central Florida Chapter

Southeast Region

Ways to volunteer

Support Canine Companions by volunteering with the Central Florida Chapter. Smiling Golden Retriever Dog

Volunteers are a tremendous resource for Canine Companions for Independence and are at the heart of everything we do. There are a lot of ways you can get involved with the chapter. Below are some opportunities.

Finance - You will be responsible for creating, managing and tracking budgets for chapter events.

Recording/Social Secretary - Take notes at general meetings of the group, assist in organizing general meetings and help to organize social outings for the group.

Events - Volunteers who can pitch in and do whatever is necessary before, during and after an event are always needed.

Donations - Are you willing to ask for gift certificates, raffle basket items, sponsorship money, catering for events? Then we need you!

Raffle Basket Creators - Are you creative? Then you can help fashion raffle baskets from donated items.

DogFest Walk 'n Roll - There are MANY jobs available to plan and execute DogFest. Committee opportunities are available in the areas of venue, date, entertainment, walk route, publicity, obtaining sponsorships, logistics, registration, dog activities.

Presentations & Booths - Volunteers can help give community presentations and represent Canine Companions at community events.

Fundraising Ideas - Help us come up with fun and creative fundraisers and recruit volunteers to make them happen.

Parade Organizer & Community Outreach - Research local parades, learn how we can participate as a group, and recruit Canine Companions supporters to march. Also, research opportunities in our community that will help spread awareness of Canine Companions.

Contact the chapter for more information.