• Shelter helpers are some of SAS' behind-the-scenes heroes

    9 days ago - By The Scoop

    Nan Wonderly does her volunteer chores at SAS with a smile.
    Story by Erin Berge
    The Shelter Helper Team at the Seattle Animal Shelter washes dirty blankets, towels and water and food bowls during its weekly shifts. Although these chores are not exciting, the Shelter Helper Team is critical to SAS, according to interim volunteer supervisor Laura Mundy.
    “Shelter helpers bring order to the ‘back of the house' and set the stage for a productive work day,” said Mundy.
    Currently, there are 15 shelter helper volunteers who allow other SAS volunteers to focus on tasks like setting up adoption...
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