Volunteers / Donations

Volunteers
Are you interested in volunteering at Apache Junction Animal Control?

All applicants must be 18 years of age or older. Fingerprinting and background checks are required before volunteering. Apache Junction Paws & Claws Care Center appreciates all our volunteers. You can volunteer doing some of the following:
  • Office Support
  • Cleaning Kennels
  • Animal Companionship (walking the animals, promoting adoptions, etc.)
  • Laundry (Towels and Blankets)

Please complete our online Volunteer application here.

Donations
Due to the creation of the Friends of Apache Junction and recent changes to department policies, please make donations payable to the Friends of Apache Junction.

For further information about the Friends of Apache Junction, please contact Mr. Roger Hacker at (480) 474-5086 or email. Mr. Hacker is a city staff member on loan to the organization.

Your monetary donation can be made in two ways:

1.  You can send a check payable to the Friends of Apache Junction to:
     Taryn O'Donnal
     Apache Junction Police Department
     300 E. Superstition Blvd.
     Apache Junction, AZ  85119

To insure your monetary donation is directed to Paws & Claws, please  note "Donation - AJPD Paws & Claws Care Center" on the Memo line.

2.  For cash donations, please contact Taryn O'Donnal directly at (480) 474-5468.


Non-monetary Donations: Items that are always needed

- Cat litter
- Kitten formula
- Kitten Food
- Paper towels
- Cleaning supplies

The City of Apache Junction, the Apache Junction Police Department and the Apache Junction Police Department's Paws & Claws Care Center thanks you for your continued generosity and support.