Some information about volunteering…

volunteering at outside event catnap from the heart There is no experience needed; just a love and dedication to animals! All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age. You can download an application to apply in person or contact us for more information.


Volunteer Opportunities

NOTE:  If you have any ideas for new fundraising opportunities, please contact us.

If you wish to help with any of our events in the future, such as the bake sales or other events, please contact Gaile Aardema at gaile4727@gmail.com  If you wish to volunteer in the shelter, please contact the shelter directly to arrange an interview after completion of your application.

If you need further information regarding volunteering for CatNap , please contact the shelter at (708)-352-3914.

CatNap has a variety of volunteer opportunities….

Download an application and bring it into CatNap to apply in person.

Internships Available

If you are interested in becoming an intern, please fill out the volunteer application and bring it in to the shelter, or for more information, please call us at (708) 352-3914.

Weekday Volunteers

daily animal care

Weekday Office Help

answering phones

Transport Volunteers

vet runs
animal transport


business needs


event assistance, such as helping at yard sales, book sales, fundraisers
grant writing
news articles
your good ideas

Website Assistance