FETCH Volunteer Application



Fetch depends on its volunteers! Help is always needed and appreciated. Members serve in a variety of capacities: as Park Rangers, fund-raisers, landscapers, grounds maintenance, and leadership-team members. If interested in being considered, (or are willing to add your name to a volunteer pool for the future), please complete the following application and mail it to the address listed at the bottom of the 2nd page or email your interest to airedaleterrier4@aol.com



Park Ranger

     Duties include the following:

        *Monitor activity when you are at the park.

*Answer questions pertaining to membership and rules.

*Remind park goers of rules and try to help diffuse incidents if necessary.

*Serve as a role model and Fetch advocate at the park.

*Report any park incidents that warrant further action to a leadership-team member.


     ____I would like to serve Fetch as a Park Ranger. [Although Rangers do not need to commit to a specific time period, it will


be helpful to the selection committee to know if there are specific times and days that you typically go to the







Landscaper and general park maintenance

     Please check the tasks that interest you, below, all of which are shared with other volunteers:

     _____mowing   ____weed control   _____fence, stone, and general maintenance





    If you are willing to be contacted to help with future fund-raising, please check any/all of the following:

____I have past experience with fund-raising  

____I have community contacts

____I have the following skills that might be useful for fundraising:___________________


_____I am willing to be on a fund-raising committee in the future.

_____I am willing to work on special event days.



Leadership Team

     Periodically, Fetch needs new members on its leadership team. Team members function as a board, consulting with each other and making decisions that ensure the smooth operation and future of the park. The primary requirement is dedication to Fetch. Other valuable skills/experience might be board experience, community involvement/contacts, fund-raising skills, legal expertise, or landscaping knowledge. Board meetings are held at least twice a year, and members regularly consult with each other in order to manage the day-to-day operation of the park.

_____I would like to know more about becoming a leadership team member.

_____I have the following skills/experience that might be helpful:  __________________





Your name____________________________ Membership tag no(s)._____________________


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             Elisabeth Grzelak Secretary/Treasurer Fetch Dog Park, 12 Newell Ave, Danville, IL 61832-1404

                                                            (217) 446-9078 www.fetchdogpark.org