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Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary: Online Volunteer Application

 

  Website Forms Under Construction!  

Our webhosting company no longer supports our Frontpage software.
In response, we are transitioning our online forms over to Dreamweaver software.
In the meantime, the below Volunteer Form is non-functional.
Please email us using this page as a guideline as to what we need to know about you and your schedule.
director@majesticwaterfowl.org
We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused and are working diligently on the issue.

This form is for our first-time volunteers only!

Please fill in all fields then click "Submit Application." Following the review of your application, our Volunteer Coordinator will contact you.

Please check one:

I have read all the information on your Volunteering Opportunities page, and I am interested in Onsite volunteering in Lebanon CT.


I have read all the information on your Volunteering Opportunities page, and I am interested in Offsite volunteering in my own town.


Name:
Address:
Address:
City:
State:
Zip:
Telephone:
Emergency Contact:   Telephone:  
Confirm Age: I am 18 years of age or over   
E-mail:
If you don't hear back from us within 48 hours, you either gave us an invalid email address or your spam block is on, in which case our response is probably in your "Junk Email" bin.

Volunteering Interest

Please start by ONLY selecting ONE of the below opportunities. You can always expand into other areas later:

Volunteer Coordinator   (sorry, currently not available)
Professional Grant Writer (some experience required)
Fundraising Assistant
Supply Team   (sorry, currently not available)
Donation Team   (sorry, currently not available)
Publicity Team   (sorry, currently not available)
Vet Directory Team
Facility Maintenance Team (weekends only)
Sanctuary Expansion/Construction Team (weekends only)
Waterfowl Rescue Unit (CT Residents only)
Other: (Please specify)


Volunteer Schedule

What days and times are you generally available for volunteering:
(Check all days/times you are available)

Sun Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat
AM
AFT
PM

Volunteer Frequency

While Offsite volunteers can usually make their own schedule, things are different for our Onsite volunteers.

In order to manage our time wisely, we are ONLY looking for Onsite volunteers who are able to make an on-going commitment to our sanctuary--as opposed to one-time volunteers. In light of this, will you be volunteering:

Onsite Weekly  Onsite Monthly  Offsite Volunteer/Make-your-own schedule


Onsite Volunteer Start Date

Please enter the date you would like to begin Onsite volunteering below.

Note:  If you are unable to begin Onsite volunteering within the next two weeks, please hold off on filling out this form until you are closer to your available start date.

Onsite Volunteer Start Date:  *Required for Onsite volunteers only.


Volunteer Agreement

Volunteer Agreement (Please read, check box, then sign and date below):

I understand and agree to the terms of Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary's Liability Waiver. 

I understand that while Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary is concerned with the safety and well-being of its volunteers, I acknowledge that in such activities as dealing with animals, using equipment, driving vehicles, and so forth, it is the sole responsibility of me to exercise caution and good judgment to avoid injury. I understand and voluntarily assume any risks associated with these activities, and do not hold Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary responsible for injury to me personally or to my property.


Further Information

Find the type of volunteering you would like to perform in the following list and follow those instructions ONLY:

1.  Onsite Volunteers:  Please review our Volunteer Calendar and all information provided there. Then hit your back browser button to return to this page. Enter the time and date you would like to come join us in the field below. Our Volunteer Coordinator will confirm your appointment within 24 hours of receiving this form. 

2.  Offsite Fundraising Volunteers:  Please understand that Fundraising is for pro-active, self-starting, self-motivated and self-managed individuals. Please describe in the space below the kind of fundraiser you are planning to run along with an estimated start and end date. If you are going to mention our name in your fundraiser, please be sure to request this as well in the space below.

3.  Offsite Vet Directory Volunteers:  Please let us know in the space below what state you would like to work on, so we can email you a list of vets to call on.

4.  Waterfowl Rescue Volunteers:  In the space provided below, please tell us about your waterfowl handling experience. We send out rescue notifications via email. How much advanced notice will you need in order to assist with a rescue? Our busiest rescue time tends to begin in October and wind down in February and most rescue attempts take place early on Saturday mornings. Can you commit to being available most of the time?

5.  All Other Volunteers:  Feel free to enter any comments/questions below.

Our Volunteer Coordinator will be in touch with you soon!

 

Remember... 

The time we spend corresponding and planning with you is being borrowed from our rescued ducks and geese. Please do not draw our attention away from these wonderful and deserving animals unless you are serious about helping. Thank you!

 


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