Agencies Dedicated to Improving the Lives of Domestic and Wild Animals

Please contact the agency directly to apply. CFCC does not place students in volunteer or service learning positions in external agencies. You may also find local volunteer opportunities posted on sites such as Cape Fear Volunteer Center and Volunteer Match.

North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher

The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher helps visitors ” enjoy ‘The Waters of the Cape Fear,’ as they take a journey down the Cape Fear River – from freshwater streams and swamps, to coastline habitats, to reefs and the open ocean.”

Contact:

Phone:

910.458.8257, ext. 232

Location:

900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC 28449

Application:

www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?AP=1884663901

Paw’s Place

pawsplaceWe are a non-profit, no-kill facility that is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and adoption of dogs.  Saving lives…one dog at a time.  This organization has volunteer opportunities working with the dogs, helping with the upkeep of facilities. It also has volunteer opportunities that do not involve working directly with animals, including clerical work and data entry.

Contact:

Primary Contact: Robin Arnaud
Primary Contact email: robin@pawsplace.org
Primary Contact Phone: 910-232-6897

Phone:

910-845-7297

Location:

 P.O. Box 67, 3701 Boiling Spring Road, Winnabow, NC 28479

Application:

http://www.pawsplace.org/how-to-help/volunteer/

Salty Paws

Contact: N/A, see link above
Phone: 910-350-3385
Address: 5202 Carolina Beach rd, Wilmington, NC, 28412

Wildlife Rehabilitation and Resource Center, Inc.

“Providing rescue & care for orphaned & injured wildlife, as well as a sanctuary for disabled wildlife, Wildlife Rehabilitation & Resource Center is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization.  In addition to hands on care, this organization provides information and assistance regarding local wildlife.” This organization may need help with seasonal projects. Please contact the agency for more information on current volunteer opportunities.

Contact:

wildlife_babies@yahoo.com

Phone:

910.283.4280

Location:

282 Heading Bluff Road, Currie, NC 28435