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Volunteer camp counselors play a huge part in making the camper experience exciting, fun, and memorable. Camp counselors get community service hours and have an experience that will last a lifetime!

Here are some things you’ll want to consider before applying:

  • Are you 14 – 18 years old?
  • Are you mature, self-motivated, and dependable?
  • Do you love working with animals and kids?
  • Can you come to a 2-hour group interview at the shelter on April 7, 14 or 21 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.?
  • Can you volunteer in at least one camp session and attend one camp counselor training?

How do I apply to be a camp counselor?

  • New counselors, fill out this application
  • Returning counselors, fill out this application
  • During the application process, sign up for a Group Interview!
  • About 10 days after your Group Interview, we’ll let you know if we have a spot for you this summer.  We’ll also confirm your camp dates and ask that you bring your $85 registration fee with you to the first day of camp training

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