INFORMATION and APPLICATION
Our 501(c)(3) non-profit organization will have a wide range of volunteer opportunities available for 2022. We welcome adult volunteers at the stables on Mon, Wed, Fri, and Sat (mornings or afternoons) to assist with Horse-Keeping. Volunteers interested in helping with Fundraising or Grant Writing can work from anywhere. If you're interested in Community Outreach, the world is your oyster!! We're interested in your ideas! The dates and locations for volunteers for specific programs will be dependent upon the activity or visit. HORSE-KEEPING: Help with any of the following! Grooming Exercising Turning Out/In Cleaning Paddocks and Water Buckets Preparing Feed Painting Fences and sheds Mowing FUNDRAISING/GRANT WRITING: Help identify and apply for grants Assist with fundraisers COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMS: Assist with Events and Activities Create Costumes Decorate Develop or Create new outreach programs
BASIC RULES for VOLUNTEERS
1. Must be 18 years or older. If under 18 then a parent or guardian must also apply as a volunteer and partner with the underage volunteer. 2. Rules and safety procedures (written or otherwise) must be followed. 3. Closed toe shoes or boots must be worn (no slippers, sandals, or flip flops). 4. Long hair must be in a ponytail, braid, bun, or some variation. 5. Cell phones should not be used while handling the miniature horses. 6. Cell phones should not be used during a Comfort Visit or Community Outreach Program. 7. Posting photos or comments related to Mahalo Miniature Horses, staff, volunteers, participants, or the facility to social media is strictly prohibited without permission from Mahalo Miniature Horses. 8. Ear buds should not be used. 9. Jewelry should be minimal and not dangly. DOWNLOAD RELEASE FORM for review and signing.