Volunteer Opportunities – Summer Critter Program

Volunteer Opportunities – Summer Critter Program

Love the Lowcountry?

Are you passionate about wildlife, nature, history, or photography — and looking for volunteer opportunities?

Coastal Discovery Museum is searching for enthusiastic volunteers to join our summer volunteer team! Every Wednesday and/or Friday morning, we need reliable individuals to assist as animal handlers and greeters. These are 2-hours shifts 1-2 days per week through the summer, for ages 16 and up.

Interested in joining our team? Attend our upcoming Critter Meet and Greet training/info session on Wednesday, May 31st, from 10:30-11:30 am at the Museum. To reserve your spot at this session, please contact Dawn Brut at 843 689 6767 x228 or email [email protected].

What To Expect

Volunteer opportunities with Coastal Discovery Museum are fun and easy! Whether you're a student looking for community service hours or an adult looking for a cause to support, consider giving Coastal Discovery Museum volunteerism a try!

Psst: Students, as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, your volunteer work through us counts towards your total hours.

How To Volunteer

We're thrilled you're interested in Coastal Discovery Museum's Critter Meet and Greet volunteer opportunity, and that you want to work with our animals (and humans!) this summer.

Here's how it works:

  • February - JuneLet Us Know

    16 or older? If you think this volunteer opportunity at Coastal Discovery Museum is something you might like, let us know! Start by filling out our application, which you can download below.
  • On-goingSchedule Your Training

    RSVP to attend our information training session or get live-training on the job after your application is approved.
  • June - AugustStart Leading

    Beginning in June, regular, skilled volunteers like yourself will be on-site every week!

Ready to get started?

Download the application below, and feel free to contact Dawn Brut at 843 689 6767 x228 or email by clicking the button link.

Coastal Discovery Museum is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with a mission to inspire people to care for the lowcountry.

70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

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