Planning events to fundraise, raise awareness, and market your services takes time and attention to detail. Get new ideas and information about event planning so you don't have to reinvent the wheel!
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From the Magazine
Dog walk fundraisers are fun and they often raise lots of money for shelter programs. But these lively events don't just happen by themselves—a dedicated team has to lay the groundwork months in advance. Here's how to walk this way.
In tough economic times, it's more important than ever for shelters to keep the money coming in. One strategy is to kick the creativity level up a notch. Here's a smattering of the wacky and wonderful events that shelters have devised to beat those recession blues.
Shelters around the country accepted the ASPCA’s $100K Challenge in 2011, vying to save more lives and hoping to capture the top prize of $100,000. The winners surmounted major challenges to reach their goals. How did they do it?
Check out these inspiring adoption promos from Nevada Humane, including a few for barn cat placement!
Check out one shelter's promotional ad to move cats during Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month in June.
Policies & Programs
World Rabies Day (WRD) was established in 2007 by the Global Alliance for Rabies Control to raise awareness about the on-going tragedy of rabies, educate those most at risk and mobilize resources against this fatal disease.