We are Located in Golden Gate Estates, Naples FL – PLEASE NOTE: April and May Orientations are being held via Zoom Meeting to avoid a big group here signing forms and sitting together. You will still be able to volunteer, its just the Orientation that is online for now
To attend, Register with the form at the bottom of this page
Donate a 50lb bag of feed
Please contribute to feeding one of the horses, it means so much!
We are looking for responsible volunteers
-that can volunteer a min of once a week for 3 months
-chose from AM and PM shifts weekdays and weekends
– have their own reliable transportation (no drop offs )
– are at least 18 years of age
– can take direction and work well with others
-no previous experience needed, we will train you!
Learn all about horses while volunteering for a responsible rehoming organization. This is the starting point for every new recruit. All prospective volunteers attend a VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION. You will meet the horses, see the facility and meet some of our awesome volunteers! Bring a bag of horse Feed with you, we will send you the type and where to get it in the confirmation email!
We have 6 levels of training available to volunteers. One step at a time, everyone starts from the beginning and works their way up thru education and applying what they learn. You are eligible for the free training after your first (all shifts ) completed month here! Training is done as a group, generally on your shift with your team. If you have missed shifts, you will be eligible the following month
Level 1 Basic Handling and Tools
Level 2 Wash Station- Products and Procedures
Level 3 Picking and Soaking feet – Products and Procedures
Level 4 Handling for Events, classes
Level 5 Ground Work
Level 6 Tack and Intro to Riding
After you hit SUBMIT, you are officially registered!
We will message you a confirmation email – usually within a few days
CHECK WITH YOUR EMPLOYER
Many Employers offer money when their employees volunteer. Here are a few examples:
Microsoft provides a $17 grant to a nonprofit per every hour volunteered by an employee.
Verizon provides a $750 grant to a nonprofit when an employee volunteers for 50+ hours.
State Farm provides a $500 grant nonprofit when an employee volunteers for+ 40 hours.
Check with your employer. You could help purchase that next load of hay!