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Opportunity Details

Children & Youth Education, Animals
Animals, Families
Caring for Animals,At Home Volunteer

Age Minimum (with Adult): 5+, Minimum Age:5+

Paint a Pet Portrait At-Home Project

Help spotlight an animal at the Santa Cruz County Shelter by creating a pet portrait!
You can choose between one of these art mediums:

  • Watercolor
  • Acrylic
  • Crayons
  • Sketch
  • Colored pencil
  • Digital

Your pet portrait will help promote an animal in need of a forever home. Feel free to get as creative as you would like!
To get started, please register for this project by clicking on the red 'Express Interest' button below.
The YouthSERVE Coordinator will follow up via email and provide you with a photo of your animal as well as instructions on how to drop off your portrait. Please do not start your portrait until we have assigned you an animal.
You can reach out to Malia at with any questions.

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Express Interest

Volunteers needed through 5/31/2021

Log in or Register

In order to register for this opportunity you must log in to an existing account or register to create a new account.


Signup with team

This link allows you to participate in this opportunity with a team. When you click on the link you will have the option to:

  • Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
  • Create a new team to sign up.

Signup Questions

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Contact the Volunteer Center

1740 17th Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Phone: 831-427-5070

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