Q&A with our volunteer, Shen
Can you tell us a bit about the volunteering roles you have done with Guide Dogs Tasmania?
I started out as a fundraising event volunteer with the Street Appeal being my very first volunteer role! I also dabbled into the Model Dog Program from collecting, counting to some administrative tasks.
Why did you choose to volunteer with Guide Dogs Tasmania?
It is always great to contribute to a cause that helps people in need and also a plus that I get to be around dogs sometimes!
What’s the most rewarding thing about volunteering with Guide Dogs Tasmania?
The knowledge I’m giving back to the community and participating in events. I’ve met many people at Guide Dogs Tasmania that not only made me feel very welcomed, but also part of a team.
What would you say to someone considering volunteering with Guide Dogs Tasmania?
Go for it! You will never know what is in store for you! There are always different things to do and the people you will meet are truly amazing!
I’ve met many people at Guide Dogs Tasmania that not only made me feel very welcomed, but also part of a team.