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.

  • Individual: 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

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.

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