Challenge Social Good
Earn 3 KEYO
Head to the Bahamas Alliance for Animal Rights and Kindness's website and sign up as a volunteer to assist with stray busting, events, education sessions, animal fun days, or fostering. No animal experience is required, just a positive attitude and a willingness to help. Snap a quick photo with a staff member during your volunteer time and post it on your Instagram with #BaarkBahamas to complete this social good activity!
Baark! was formed in late October 2009 by small group of animal advocates after a letter written by 14 year old Kirsh Duncombe to the Bahamas Tribune Editor.
It was revealed that every Friday morning up to 50 animals are euthanized each week at the Canine Control Unit, known locally as The ‘Pound’. This number is made up of animals surrendered by their owners and strays trapped by Pound staff. We wanted to significantly reduce this number in addition to the amount of stray/roaming animals on the streets.
Nassau, The Bahamas