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Volunteer With Us

Volunteers play a crucial role in helping us achieve our goals and make a difference in the world. By giving your time, skills, energy, and passion, you can contribute to helping Veterans get paired with a life-changing Service Dog.

If you’re looking for an opportunity to give back to your community or support a cause that you care about, volunteer with Life Changing Service Dog for Veterans and help make a difference in the lives of Veterans!

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But What Can I Do To Help?

No matter your background, there’s a role for you in supporting Life Changing Service Dogs For Veterans. If you have skills in accounting, you could assist with financial management or budget planning. Those with experience in grant writing could help secure funding to fund the training of Service Dogs. Content writers can contribute by creating engaging articles or social media posts to raise awareness about the organization’s work. And if event planning is your forte, you could play a crucial part in organizing fundraisers like the Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament. Volunteering your time and skills not only aids this important cause but also provides a platform for personal growth and the satisfaction of making a tangible difference in the lives of Veterans.

So let’s just bullet point the reasons you should volunteer with Life Changing Service Dogs For Veterans:

  • Support Veterans: Your time and skills directly contribute to improving the lives of Veterans suffering from Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) and/or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other visible and invisible illnesses.
  • Use Your Skills for a Good Cause: Whether you’re skilled in accounting, grant writing, content writing, or event planning, there’s a role for you. Your expertise can help raise funds, increase awareness, and ensure the smooth operation of the organization.
  • Personal Growth: Volunteering provides an opportunity for personal development. You can refine your existing skills, learn new ones, and experience the satisfaction of contributing to a noble cause.
  • Community Engagement: Volunteering allows you to connect with like-minded individuals, fostering a sense of community and shared purpose.
  • Raise Awareness: By volunteering, you become an advocate for the organization, helping to spread the word about the transformative work they do.
  • Make a Tangible Difference: Every hour you volunteer brings the organization one step closer to its goal of providing Service Dogs to Veterans, making a real impact on their quality of life.

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Become a Committee Member Today!

The LCSDFV Committee is always looking for new members. We meet monthly in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood. We are looking for more diversity in our membership as well as those who might aspire to a leadership position in the next 12-18 months.

If you are interested in a more active role, please click here. If you would like a member of LCSDFV, and potentially a Veteran and his/her Service Dog to speak to your group, please click here. We have spoken to faith-based groups, VFW/American Legion Posts; school assemblies/classes, ladies’ auxiliaries, and the like.

Have a Fundraising Idea? Let us know!

Additional volunteers are needed who have fundraising ideas they would like to implement on our behalf or with our assistance. If you have ideas you’d like to discuss, click here.