Facilities And Grounds Maintenance VolunteerMinimum Age: 18Excluding gardening work and grounds upkeep, prior experience in these areas is required. Maintenance volunteers enjoy the freedom of flexible hours, and getting some fresh air outside with the horses! Concentrations include:
â€¢ Light and heavy vehicle maintenance
â€¢ Building, grounds, and fence upkeep
â€¢ Plumbing and electrical work
Intermediate Barn Chore VolunteerMinimum Age: 18Projects include feeding and watering the horses, mucking, and general clean-up. After regular chores are complete, intermediate volunteers may also groom specific horses approved by management. Intermediate volunteers may enter any pasture with managementâ€™s permission to perform basic barn chores.
Advanced Barn Chore VolunteerMinimum Age: 18Lead our barn chore teams through a feeding shift. Coordinate, manage, and assist in the activities of all volunteers including horse handling, horse care, feeding, and general clean up. Please note: it is very rare for a new applicant to be accepted as an advanced level barn volunteer. After working several shifts, intermediate level volunteers may be promoted to an advanced level.
Administrative Assistant VolunteerMinimum Age: 18Assist with administrative tasks such as filing, special mailings, office cleaning, answering phones, and light computer work. Administrative volunteers enjoy the freedom of flexible hours, and the structure of a casual office environment. Basic training will be provided by the Communications Director on an as-needed basis. Important administrative assistant qualities include being detail oriented and able working within deadlines.
Beginner Barn Chore VolunteerMinimum Age: 18Projects include feeding and watering the horses, mucking, and general clean-up. Training is provided by experienced volunteers and staff members. For ALL barn chore positions the ability to lift at least 50 pounds is required, and there is a minimum 3 month commitment to one shift per week. Barn shifts run from 8 â€“ 11am and 3 â€“ 5:30pm daily.
Wish List Items
Outdoor Equipmentâ€¢ Road Base in $5000 increments
Office Supplies / Equipmentâ€¢ Copy paper/white
â€¢ Postage Stamps
â€¢ Macbook or Macbook pro laptop
Barn Suppliesâ€¢ Bagged wood shavings
â€¢ Muck buckets
â€¢ Standard Muck Bucket Carts
Farm Suppliesâ€¢ Hay Barn
â€¢ 25 Stall panels 6â€™high x 12â€™wide
â€¢ 25 stall panels 5â€™ high x 12â€™ wide
â€¢ 2 solar powered tank heating units
â€¢ Round pen panels
â€¢ T post cap supplies
â€¢ 4 Large square bale hay feeders
Horse Trailer / Flatbed Trailerâ€¢ 4-horse Stock Tralier (gooseneck pull
â€¢ Gooseneck flatbed trailer
Horse Feedâ€¢ Horse Quality Grass Hay - 50-pound bales
â€¢ Horse Quality Alfalfa - 65-pound bales
â€¢ Purina Equine Senior 50-pound bags