ARL held three in-person volunteer appreciation week occasions at ARL’s Boston, Dedham and Brewster Animal Care and Adoption Facilities to rejoice and personally thank every volunteer at ARL.

In 2022, 1,100 volunteers devoted over 117,000 hours to assist animals in want, whereas ARL’s 504 foster households opened their hearts and houses to 771 animals!

Volunteers are on the coronary heart of ARL’s mission and are the spine to the group’s day-to-day operations.

From feeding animals, cleansing kennels, strolling canine, working with behaviorally difficult animals, sorting by way of linens and donations, to many different duties, ARL volunteers all carry one thing distinctive to the group, however all have one factor in widespread – the love and dedication to helping the animals in ARL’s care in any means doable.