Volunteer with WRL

Become a Volunteer

Wildlife Rescue League is always looking for volunteers to assist in providing assistance to wildlife in need, and depends on licensed wildlife rehabilitators, transporters and helpline volunteers to achieve its mission. In addition, Wildlife Rescue League is always looking for new volunteers with a wide array of skills from graphic arts, publishing, event coordination, public outreach, data entry, photography, fundraising and administration.

Wildlife Helpline

Volunteer from home on Wildlife Helpline


Help us as a Transporter


Become licensed wildlife rehabilitator or caregiver

2020 – New Volunteer Position Needed

Volunteer Board Member Needed for Non-profit Wildlife Rehabilitation Organization

Wildlife Rescue League is a 501 (c) 3 non profit Organization whose mission is to support the rehabilitation  of sick, injured and orphaned wildlife and, through education, to foster the appreciation of our wild neighbors.


This position is a working position, to be performed on a volunteer basis without compensation, and will be for a two year term. The ideal candidate will have an appreciation for the wildlife around us.


Based in Northern Virginia, we are currently looking for a board member with prior experience in development, fundraising and capital campaigns, with the goal of significantly increasing our donor base, and establishing relationships with corporate sponsors and legislative bodies


Interested individuals should forward their resume by 10/10/19 to Wildlife Rescue League at wrl@wildliferescueleague.org.

Other Ways to Volunteer



Write, photograph, or draw for our newsletter, web site, brochure, mailouts, etc.


Work art shows and fairs and other community events.


Collect, store and/or donate supplies and equipment for rehabilitation

How to Get Started

To show your interest in becoming a volunteer, please fill out our Volunteer Questionnaire. A Volunteer Coordinator will contact you with more information about current volunteer opportunities.

Upcoming Volunteer Training

No Events


For more information please call (703) 440-0800 x 6, or you can email us at volcoord@wildliferescueleague.org.

The animals thank your for volunteering! And so do we!

Wildlife Rescue League - Viriginia
Wildlife Helpline 703-440-0800