Volunteer

VolunteersVolunteers are the back bone of our organization. Their hard work and dedication are what make our mission possible!

Interested in volunteering?

There is always plenty to do at Rainbow Meadows - both on and off site!! Tasks include:

  • Grooming and care of our rescues
  • Assisting with construction, repair or other projects at the facilities
  • Speaking to local organizations and schools about Rainbow Meadows and its mission
  • Participating in annual fundraising events
  • Many others

 

To apply to be a Rainbow Meadows volunteer, please complete and submit the volunteer application through the link below:

Volunteer Now!

Please note: You will be asked to create an account in order to submit your volunteer application. This should only take a few minutes and your personal information will be protected.

 

Questions?

Contact Assistant to the Executive Director, Kimi Wahl.

 

Current volunteer needs

 We are always in need of volunteers! Here are some specific volunteer roles we would like to fill:
 

ON-SITE OPERATIONS ASSISTANCE
Purpose: To help with daily routine facility and horse care activities
Skill set: Basic horse handling skills, good organization, ability to work in a team
Monthly time commitment: Variable based on volunteer's availability; ideally at least 4 days per month or more

 

TRAINERS/HANDLERS
Purpose: To provide rescue horses with ground work and/or in-saddle time, allowing us to assess them for training level and improve adoptability.
Skill set: Intermediate horse handling/riding skills (upper beginner welcomed if open to instruction)
Monthly time commitment: 1-2 days (4-6 hours per day), on-site, to be scheduled with executive director

 

TIME-OFF-TEAM MEMBERS
Purpose: Provide on-site assistance with basic rescue operations in the event of an emergency or unavailability of our operations managers, Karen and David Everhart
Skill set: Basic horse handling skills, good organization, ability to work in a team
Monthly time commitment: Dependent on availability of other team members, may vary anywhere from 0-2 days per month