Volunteer

Volunteer

Volunteer

Types of Volunteer Work Available

There are many types of volunteer work and projects available at the Society. You may choose to help out with daily farm chores, bring a group for a project or enjoy supporting the MSSPA at a public event.

  • Regular: volunteer daily, weekly or monthly – use the application below
  • Corporate: bring your team for a day on the farm – email info@msspa.org
  • Event: serve at one of our farm or community events – email info@msspa.org

Volunteer Application

Frequently Asked Questions

Volunteer Age Requirements

Q. – How old do I have to be to volunteer?

  • Due to the nature of the horses on our farm who have been abused and neglected, the MSSPA has strict age restrictions.
    • You must be 16 to volunteer without an adult.
    • Volunteers under 16 are required to have a waiver signed by their legal guardian.
    • Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult co-volunteer at all times.

Q. – What is required before I can volunteer?

  • The MSSPA has a volunteer application process which includes
    • A formal written or online application
    • Application review
    • Meet and greet at the farm to discuss the work at hand
    • Reference check
    • Formal volunteer orientation