Volunteer need to complete a Kitty Cafe Volunteer application that you can get at the Cafe.  You will then receive an email from the volunteer coordinator with further instructions and must fill out the contract.  You must be at least 14 and those under 18 need the permission and signature of a parent or guardian.

This is a list of duties that all Volunteers need to do while they are here:

Daily Tasks

  • Scoop out litter boxes
  • Check food and water bowls
  • Take apart the water fountains, checking and/or cleaning or replacing their filters
  • Talk to guests about cats
  • Do laundry & re-stock linen cabinet neatly and in order
  • Check floors for pee or throw up and clean up
  • Using the long dowel, retrieve balls from under chairs (trying to find Carlos’ favorite toy)
  • Clean cat toys
  • Clean cat dishes
  • Sweep floors
  • Dust store shelves
  • Check cans on shelf, make sure they are clean and labels facing out
  • Check the Glade air fresheners to see if they need replacing
  • Stock the cooler
  • Post pics of cats on Social Media
  • Clean the bakery display
  • Water flowers outside
  • Clean glass & windows
  • Print and re-stock rack brochures (staff only)
  • Brush cats, clip nails
  • A thorough dusting and wiping of shelving using cleaning wipes, merchandise, photo frames, furniture, outside of trashcans, computer screen, pos screen
  • Wipe down the cat tree’s removing the hair
  • Stock bathroom with toilet paper
  • Fill the cat food container
  • If you take food or litter off the store shelf, write a note and put on managers desk