30 Seconds with Animal Services Volunteer Karen Monaco
What’s your name? Karen Monaco
Nick name? I don’t have a nick name.
How long have you been a volunteer? I have been a volunteer since June 2011 (I think)
Where are you from? I live in Arlington, born in Philadelphia.
What music CD do you like? I like all kinds of music.
What’s the last movie you saw? Last movie (at home) was Inside Man. I haven’t been to the movies in years.
What’s your favorite animal? Favorite animal is a dog.
Where was your last vacation? Last vacation was to Philadelphia to visit my son.
What’s your favorite quote or saying? Favorite saying “life happens when you had other plans”
What’s your favorite hobby? Hiking and reading.
How much time do you spend volunteering per week? I usually volunteer 3-4 hours a week at the shelter and countless hours volunteering with Sponsor Adoptions.
What do you enjoy most about volunteering? I enjoy interaction with the animals and the wonderful reaction I get from each animal when I clean their cage, give them fresh water, hand them a toy or give them a blanket.