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If you are looking for a meaningful and rewarding way to give back to your community, consider becoming a volunteer at Assiniboine Park and Zoo. The Park and Zoo offer a wide variety of volunteer opportunities that allow individuals to share their skills and interests while supporting a valuable community resource.

Volunteers at Assiniboine Park and Zoo have the option to work in various areas of the park and zoo, such as The Leaf, the Park, the Zoo, or special events. Volunteers can choose to work in any or all of these venues, depending on their interests and availability.

Volunteers will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn new skills
  • Meet new people
  • Support a wide range of activities
  • Contribute to the exciting growth at Assiniboine Park and Zoo

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Assiniboine Park and Zoo welcome volunteers from all walks of life, and no prior experience is necessary. Volunteers are required to make a long-term commitment, with a minimum of 60 hours per year. While there are some opportunities for short-term volunteering at special events, most volunteer roles require a long-term commitment.

Volunteers must be prepared to walk and stand outdoors when volunteering at the Park and Zoo. Accommodations can be made, and the Zoo and Park are mobility aid friendly. Volunteers must also be prepared for warm temperatures and standing on hard surfaces when volunteering at The Leaf.

Assiniboine Park and Zoo offer a welcoming environment, ongoing training, and flexible schedules to recognize the valuable contribution that volunteers make to the organization. Volunteering at the Park and Zoo is an excellent opportunity to make a difference in your community while enjoying a unique and rewarding experience.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at Assiniboine Park and Zoo, you can contact Volunteer Resources Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. You can reach them by phone at (204) 927-6074 or by email at [email protected].

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