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Volunteer Opportunities From Create The Good

  • Drive a Leg; Save a Life - Illinois

    IL | Ongoing

    Simply by using your vehicle you can save animals -Volunteer your time to transport animals along what is called a "Rescue Relay Transport". Each week there are hundreds of animal rescue transports... Read More »

  • Hospice Pet Therapy Volunteer

    IL | Ongoing

    Volunteer in your community and set your own schedule! JourneyCare is looking for volunteers with certified pet therapy dogs who can visit periodically with hospice... Read More »

  • Hospice Care Companion

    IL | Ongoing

    Volunteer in your community and set your own schedule! JourneyCare's Care Companion volunteers support hospice patients and families in their home, which may be a private residence or senior living... Read More »

  • Hospice Volunteer

    IL | Ongoing

    Making the last days count in the life of someone with a life limiting illness. Join our Sanctuary Hospice team! We are seeking friendly and energetic volunteers to accompany our patients. We are... Read More »

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