Work with Wildlife

Securing a future for wildlife through science and education
Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
ongoing, flexible
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

New Mexico Wildlife Center needs volunteers in all areas: wildlife rehabilitation hospital, education programs, office help, and others. If you have time to give and a passion for wild animals and the environment, we can match you with a volunteer opportunity. Care for animals in our hospital or in our permanent collection; all we ask is four hours per week. The animals need you!

Areas of Interest: 
Education and Literacy
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

We treat 750 injured and orphaned wild animals each year in our animal hospital. Our educators meet with more than 5,000 students every year, teaching them about wildlife and science. We also have locals and tourists visiting almost every day of the year, learning about native New Mexico wildlife.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Nonprofit Will Provide: 

We will provide all the training you need to learn how to care for wildlife in our hospital or in our education programs. We have a very experienced staff who are very positive and committed to our volunteer crew!

Additional Requirements: 

Volunteers will need to have their own transportation, and will need to be prepared to learn a lot and have a very fulfilling experience!

Last Updated: Sep 25 2018
Address of Project Site
19 Wheat Street
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 753-9505


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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