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Become A Foster

Short term commitment with long term rewards! We are always seeking loving foster parents to care for young kittens until they are old enough to be adopted. We provide the kittens and supplies. You provide the tender loving care. It’s an experience you’ll love to repeat and is a very rewarding experience!

Time To Spare? Volunteer!

St. Francis needs you, we are always looking for more helping hands around the shelter! We have plenty of positions including adoption counseling, fundraising, clerical support, and socialization.

Shelter Positions

Responsible for answering phones, taking messages, providing accurate information including referrals if necessary, and computer data entry. Other office tasks as directed.

Hours

Monday, Friday, and Saturday mornings 10:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Provide adoption assistance to SFAR customers, with the focus of ensuring that the customer is matched with the appropriate cat for their lifestyle.

Hours

Monday – Thursday 1 pm – 5 pm

Friday 4 pm to 7:30 pm

Saturday 11 am to 5 pm

Sunday 12 Noon to 4 pm

Works with the Adoption Counselor to provide adoption assistance to SFAR customers, with the focus of completing all adoption contracts and necessary paperwork. Strong computer skills are necessary.

Hours

Friday 4 pm to 7:30 pm

Saturday 11 am to 5 pm

Sunday 12 Noon to 4 pm

Homes needed for kittens that are under 12 weeks of age. Homes needed for adult cats that are emotionally not ready for a shelter environment and homes also needed for cats in need or short or long term medical care. St. Francis provides all necessary supplies for the care of our foster cats.

Socializes with the cats that cannot be adopted, clean their litter boxes, fill water bowls, learn each cats behavior to see if it has changed as these changes can indicate possible illness.

Hours

Monday, Thursday, and Saturday 1 pm to 4 pm

(at least 2 hours are needed within this timeframe to socialize with our cats)

Thrift Store Positions

Customer service and running the cash register system

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 1 – 5

Sorter/Pricer/Stocker

Review sorted merchandise for cleanliness and working condition. Price and place items on the sales floor in appropriate place.

Hours

Tuesday 9 – 1

Wednesday  9 -1

Thursday 9 – 1 or 1 – 5

Friday 9 – 1 or 1 – 5

Sorter/Hanger/Stocker

Check donated lothes and linens for cleanliness. Hang and ticket items and place on sales floor.

Hours

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday 9 – 1 or 1 – 5

Sorter/Hanger/Stocker

Check donated lothes and linens for cleanliness. Hang and ticket items and place on sales floor.

Hours

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday 9 – 1 or 1 – 5