Elliot & Friends Canine Rescue

501(c)(3) foster-based dog rescue in Canyon County, Idaho.

Volunteer Positions

Junior Volunteers

  • Must be 14 years of age with written parental permission to volunteer.
  • Junior Volunteers assist at Adoption Events, as well as Community Outreach Programs.

Adult Volunteers

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Adoption Event Coordinator - this person is responsible for communicating with the venues hosting our Adoption Events, as well as with our fosters to ensure that all adoptable dogs are present.  They are also responsible for marketing the Adoption Events.
  • Foster Coordinator - this person is responsible for processing Foster Applications, tracking foster criteria, and placing dogs with approved fosters.
  • Community Outreach Coordinator - this person is responsible for coordinating with local store owners, veterinarians, and dog trainers to create positive relationships with to help our canines, as well as general marketing of Elliot & Friends Canine Rescue.
  • Animal Intake Coordinator - this person is responsible for coordinating with high-kill shelters to bring in animals that meet our foster criteria, as well as processing Surrender Applications.  This person will work closely with our Foster Coordinator.
  • Medical Coordinator - this person is responsible for tracking the medical status of our dogs, to include vaccinations and spay/neuter status, and arranging appointments with local preferred veterinarians to accomplish required medical procedures.
  • Volunteer Coordinator - this person interfaces with and screens the applications of potential volunteers, as well as coordinates volunteer efforts for our events.
  • Adoption Event Staff - these volunteers help with every aspect of our Adoption Events, from greeting potential adopters, fostering positive meeting environments for our canines, feeding, watering, and taking our dogs outside to relieve themselves, to assisting with Volunteer and Foster Applications, as well as Adoption Applications.

View Open Positions

If you are interested in volunteering with us, please follow the link below to view which positions we are currently recruiting for!  If the volunteer position you are interested in is not available, contact us and we will find another way for you to help!