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Sausalito Volunteers


Volunteer Opportunities 

Volunteers in Sausalito help in almost every aspect of our organization. Click on the volunteer opportunities below to learn more about the training and commitment requirements for each opportunity.

 Animal Care Crew

 Rescue and Response


 Youth Crew (15 - 18 years old)*

Administrative Support

 Gift Store and Guest Services

Fish Kitchen Support*

Corporate Groups

* For most of our volunteer opportunities, participants must be at least 18 years old, however, we do offer our Youth Crew Volunteer Program and Fish Kitchen Support shifts for high school students.

The first step in becoming a Sausalito volunteer is to attend an Open House

Open Houses are held on site in the Discovery Classroom at our main hospital in Sausalito, CA. Review the different volunteer opportunities linked above to learn more about the duties and expectations for each role. Please note that you do not need to attend an Open House to volunteer as a Fish Kitchen Support volunteer.

Application Process: Following the Open House, prospective volunteers must complete an application, phone interview, and background check before being accepted into the volunteer program. Please know that volunteering at the Center may not be the right fit for everyone. Once accepted, volunteers are required to attend an Orientation Meeting and role specific training. 

Below are the dates for our upcoming Open House meetings. Open House dates will be linked to their corresponding registration page at noon a month prior to the event.

 Open House Date  Open House Time
Saturday, April 1st (Full) 9:00-11:00am
Saturday, May 6th (Full) 9:00-11:00am

Open House dates for the second half of the year will be posted when finalized.

Want to get started sooner? Click here to learn more about the Fish Kitchen Support program and sign up for shifts!


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