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Volunteers and Fosters are Some of Our
Most Valuable Resources

As a volunteer or foster you provide love and attention to pets who have been abandoned. Helping these scared and stressed animals is a deeply fulfilling experience. Olive’s Hope is able to rescue so many pets thanks your support.

To become a volunteer or foster family please:
Email us at or
Give us a call at 913-735-7040.

Volunteer Opportunities

We hold an adoption event every Sunday from 1 PM to 4 PM at Petsmart (115th & Metcalf – Overland Park, KS).

In addition to this weekly event, we have many other adoption and fund raising events throughout the year and we are always in need of volunteers to help show off our furry friends.

If you are interested in becoming a
volunteer you must:

  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Have a working email account
  • Interact with the animals, the general public, and other volunteers with a mature and respectful attitude
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Foster Opportunities

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Fostering is the most impactful and rewarding way you can help save homeless pets in your area. Whether you prefer big dogs, little dogs, cats, puppies, or kittens we’ve got the perfect foster fit for your home and would love to help you get involved.

If you are interested in becoming a
foster family you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Fill out a foster application and be approved
  • Be involved with finding a forever home for your foster pet
  • Commit to providing a safe and loving environment for your foster pet until a forever home is found