How You Can Help

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Peter Zippi Memorial Fund. As a cat-only rescue based in Hermosa Beach, CA, we extend a warm welcome to adult volunteers aged 18 and above. Join us on a flexible schedule, available on weekdays, evenings, and Saturdays.

We offer a range of Volunteer positions based on the needs of our organization as a whole.

  1. Cat and Kitten Caregiver: Join us in providing essential care to our feline friends. Duties include sifting litter boxes, maintaining shelter cleanliness, monitoring cat behavior, socializing with the cats, and administering medication when needed. For safety concerns, you must wear ankle-length pants and closed-toed shoes. Training takes place at VCA Coast Animal Hospital, 1560 Pacific Coast Highway, Hermosa Beach, CA where Peter Zippi is located.
  2. Adoption Counselor: Guide potential adopters through the process, ensuring a successful match between our cats and their new families. Your role is pivotal in creating forever homes and opening up space to rescue more cats and kittens.
  3.  Volunteer Manager: Play a crucial role in bringing in new Volunteers and overseeing our dedicated team of volunteers. If you have leadership and organizational skills, this position is for you.
  4. Volunteer Coordinator: Help manage our volunteer program by assisting with scheduling, communication, and ensuring a smooth volunteering experience for all.
  5. Social Media Coordinator: Utilize your social media savvy to promote our mission and engage with our community. Share heartwarming stories, updates, and encourage participation in our cause.
  6. Fundraising Manager: Help plan events, engage donors, and shape our mission through marketing efforts. From newsletters to social media, your skills make a big impact. No direct cat contact is required but it’s always encouraged.

If any of these positions align with your skills and passions, please fill out our online volunteering application here. Together, we can continue to make a positive impact on the lives of cats in need.

If you have other skills that you would be interested in volunteering such as writing (newsletters, thank you letters, cat bios, etc.), accounting, administrative, leadership or anything else that might be relevant please contact us as well!

If you have any other questions please send an email to volunteer@peterzippifund.org