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Description
We are looking for individuals who are interested in joining our Community and Special Events teams in the Chicago and surrounding areas. We hold at least three events each year of various sizes and always need hands-on help at these events. Evening and weekend availability. *I understand and agree that submitting this form does not automatically register me as a volunteer for The Puppy Mill Project, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet including, but not limited to, the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

Location
IL
Description
Our Community Outreach team of volunteers represent The Puppy Mill Project at expos, fairs, festivals, and other community events throughout the city of Chicago and suburbs to educate the public, raise awareness, and develop our network. Mostly weekend availability, comfortable speaking with the public, familiarity with TPMP’s message and puppy mill facts required. Peaceful Protest volunteers help to educate and raise awareness. Public speaking background is not necessary, and signs are provided. We are non-confrontational and respectful. *I understand and agree that submitting this form does not automatically register me as a volunteer for The Puppy Mill Project, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet including, but not limited to, the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

Location
IL
Description
We are looking for individuals who are interested in helping us spread the word about puppy mills. Joining our Education Committee means assisting our Education Chairpersons in giving educational presentations to K-12 students in public and private schools, camps and other institutions. Weekday availability, comfortable with public speaking and additional training required. Mandatory background check required. *I understand and agree that submitting this form does not automatically register me as a volunteer for The Puppy Mill Project, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet including, but not limited to, the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

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We are looking for individuals who are interested in joining our Fundraising & Sponsorship team. We hold up to three fundraising events each year and always need help gathering donations and sponsors. Comfortable with asking for financial support, both monetary and in-kind and excellent interpersonal skills required. *I understand and agree that submitting this form does not automatically register me as a volunteer for The Puppy Mill Project, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet including, but not limited to, the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

Description
We work with local, state and national government officials and policy makers to draft and enact legislation aimed at reducing the demand for puppy mill puppies and improve the lives of puppy mill dogs. The Puppy Mill Project worked to pass the Companion Animal and Consumer Protection Ordinance in Chicago, and helped to pass similar legislation in Cook County, IL. In addition, we frequently collaborate with other organizations and individuals working on related efforts in other states. We are constantly being contacted by people who have purchased sick puppies or puppies that have died after purchase. *I understand and agree that submitting this form does not automatically register me as a volunteer for The Puppy Mill Project, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet including, but not limited to, the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.