How To Donate/Volunteer
Avoyelles Animal Welfare Society, Inc. accepts monetary donations by cash, check or money order. AAWS also accept donations as indicated on our wish list
. AAWS encourages everyone to consider pledging to the organization on a monthly basis, if possible. Donations can be mailed to AAWS, Inc., P.O. Box 492, Cottonport, LA 71327. Checks can be made payable to: AAWS, Inc.
Avoyelles Animal Welfare Society, Inc. is always in need of dedicated volunteers, 18 years or older, who share a love and compassion for the care of these neglected, homeless, and abused animals. AAWS is looking for responsible, reliable, and dedicated individuals who share our passion.
If you are interested in the volunteer program, please click here
to view the volunteer application. Return the completed application form to: AAWS, P.O. Box 492, Cottonport, LA 71327.
Please note that all potential volunteers must adhere to the following:
- Must complete an application
- Possess a valid driver's license and agree to a criminal background
- Be at least 18 years old
- Agree to the standards of care that is required by AAWS
- Understand there are no paid positions at AAWS
- Agree to sign a waiver stating they will not hold AAWS (as an entity)
or any of it's officers/board members/regular members responsible
for any injuries that may occur while providing volunteer care
After the above is agreed upon by the applicant, the application will be considered and approval will be determined.
Thank you for your interest in AAWS. The staff and volunteers of AAWS look forward to making new friends and finding forever homes for our critters!