Get Involved

Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Northwest Animal Rights Network (NARN). Volunteers are fundamental in our mission to end the exploitation of animals. Whether you’re an experience veteran in the world of animal activism or you’re dipping your toes in the water for the first time, we’re looking forward to working with you!

NARN has been dedicated to ending the exploitation of animals by raising awareness of animal suffering in the food, entertainment, experimentation, and fashion industries since 1986. Our volunteers come from diverse backgrounds and include teachers, engineers, social workers, students, computer programmers, and artists. Our efforts include outreach, demonstrations, litigation, and educational events. No matter what your talents are, we have a volunteer opportunity for you. There are so many ways to get involved with the Northwest Animal Rights Network that there are sure to be plenty of volunteer opportunities that fit your interest, skill, energy, and time available.

Examples of volunteer work include:

  • Handing out pamphlets and information (leafletting and tabling)
  • Tabling outreach at local events
  • Flyering at local events
  • Helping out with organizing events
  • Participating in work parties
  • Conducting online research
  • Writing blog posts
  • Design, poster design, logo making, etc.
  • Sign & Poster making
  • Letter writing
  • Campaign management
  • Demonstrating at circuses, animal labs, furriers, etc.
  • Web programming (CSS, WordPress, etc.)
  • Event planning and management
  • Fundraising and development (broad activities)
  • Member recruiting and outreach (broad activities)
  • Marketing (social outreach, street teams, etc.)

For more specific volunteer opportunities, our Monthly Volunteer Newsletter will highlight current needs. Please fill out our Volunteer Form below to be added to this list. If you’re not in the Northwest area and/or looking for ideas to help animals, here are some other ideas of What You Can Do to Help Animals.

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Become a Member

You can make a difference!

Help us speak up for those who have no voice – the billions of animals each year who are denied basic rights and are confined, made to suffer, and killed for human purpose and profit.

Have your voice amplified by joining the Northwest’s largest and most active nonprofit animal rights organization!

Being a NARN member means you are supporting a compassionate movement that believes animals are not ours to exploit, and works to end animal use and abuse in the food, entertainment, experimentation, and fashion industries.

With your membership, you will:

  • help support NARN’s activities and campaigns
  • have the right to vote at board elections
  • receive a membership packet with tokens to show your support
  • receive a weekly email newsletter of news, alerts, events, and activities

Your $25 membership subscription is good for one year from the date of payment.





As a non-profit organization, NARN is funded by donations from our generous supporters. For a list of activites NARN engages in, visit our campaigns and issues pages.  Everything from distributing literature to protesting animal abuse carries some cost, and you can help support these efforts with a one-time donation or a monthly, recurring donation. With our online payment processing via PayPal, donating to NARN is more convenient than ever.

You can donate online with either a one-time, or on-going donation, or you can write a check payable to NARN and mail it to:

NARN
1037 NE 65th St #174
Seattle, WA 98115

NARN is a 501(c) 3 organization and all donations are tax-deductible. Thank you for giving to the animals.





*To save on transaction fees, please mail a check for larger donation amounts, if possible.

Matching Programs

Matching programs can help make your dollars go even farther! Many companies (e.g. Boeing, Microsoft, Home Depot) have matching gift programs. If you’re unsure or need more information see your Human Resources Department.

Car Donation Program

Donate your car, boat, truck, RV, Jet Ski or snowmobile to the Northwest Animal Rights Network and receive a tax deduction. This no cost, no hassle process begins when you contact our fundraising partner, Donation Line, LLC at 877-227-7487. Make sure to ask for our extension, 2677, or you can click here to donate online now. Please have your title in hand when you donate.

Vehicle not running? That’s OK, Donation Line will take care of everything, from towing arrangements to title transfer, and NARN will be the beneficiary.

Other Financial Contributions

  • Select NARN as beneficiary in programs like Amazon Smile.
  • Legacy Gifts / Planned Gifts  (e.g. insurance beneficiary, will, trust, retirement plans)
  • Memorial Gifts – give in honor of a loved one (person or pet) 
  • Gifts of stock
  • Use the Goodsearch search engine (with NARN set as the beneficiary)