Put Your Talents To Work. Become A Volunteer!

Change Your Life – and an Animal’s

The Great Lakes Bay Animal Society is an all-volunteer organization working to reduce the thousands of animals euthanized in our region and is committed to ending animal homelessness. Volunteers – like you – are the key to our success. By volunteering, you’ll make a real difference in the lives of homeless pets, meet other animal lovers and have fun!

Join a Volunteer Committee That Is Right for You

Volunteers are encouraged to get involved through committees that they have an interest in and will enjoy. Once you find a Volunteer Opportunity that interests you, please fill out a Volunteer Application. Keep in mind, if you would like to help in areas not mentioned or if you have areas of expertise that can benefit us, do not hesitate to join us. The GLBAS needs people who are enthusiastic about animal welfare.


Join a Committee That Is Right for You!


Training Is Provided

We provide the training for all volunteer positions, so no prior experience is required.

Review the list below. If you would like to help in other areas not mentioned here or if you have an area of expertise that can benefit us, please do not hesitate to CONTACT US.

GLBAS needs people who care about the animals in our community.

Volunteer Application

Foster Committee

  • Transport Foster Pets to Events
  • Transport Fosters to The Vet
  • Animal Training
  • Veterinary Care
  • Adoption Events

Events Committee

  • Event Planning
  • Fundraising Events
  • Community / P.R. Events
  • Fast & Furriest Annual Event

Marketing Committee

  • Publishing (Flyers, Brochures, Graphics, Writing)
  • Marketing and Communication
  • Website or Tech management or assistant
  • Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, Newsletters)

Outreach Committee

  • Develop educational programs and presentations for civic groups and schools.
  • Develop programs in conjunction with other organizations that benefit animals and the community.

Administration Committee

  • Board of Directors Member
  • Committee Coordinator
  • Administrative (Correspondence, Miscellaneous office work)
  • Financial (Accounting/Book keeping)
  • Grant Research and Writing

Volunteer Application


Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older.

Children, ages twelve to seventeen, may volunteer with an adult at events once you register as a volunteer.

Complete the Volunteer Application ONLINE 


Download the Volunteer Application below

then email to glbas.org@gmail.com  or mail to:

Great Lakes Bay Animal Society, PO Box 2891 | Midland, MI | 48640-2891 

GLBAS VolunteerApplication2016 (pdf)