Have a great idea that saves lives, improves welfare or keeps pets in homes? Would you love that idea to be scientifically evaluated, and to motivate others to implement it? We have a grant for that! The Maddie’s® Idea Lab is a new initiative that supports the development and assessment of innovative ideas that have… Learn More
Are you an executive leader committed to developing and strengthening your knowledge and skill sets in no-kill animal sheltering management and leadership? Or maybe you know someone who is? Spread the word: Applications are now being accepted for the Maddie’s Fund® Executive Leadership Fellowship at Charleston Animal Society (CAS). This is the second Fellowship in… Learn More
How would you like to spend twelve months receiving one-on-one training from leaders in Austin, Texas, America’s largest no-kill city? And then leave with the tools and training to implement the model in your own community? With Maddie’s® Executive Leadership Fellowship, you can! The Maddie’s® Executive Leadership Fellowship is an intensive professional opportunity for individuals… Learn More
The Maddie’s® Apprenticeship Program is helping you take your resolutions to the next level by kicking off the New Year with eight apprenticeship opportunities. The catch? You must apply before January 11! Do you want to defend the lives of feral and semi-feral cats by implementing a sustainable lifesaving program in your community? Or maybe… Learn More
As you look back over the year that’s past, and ahead to the year yet to come, know that we appreciate all you’ve done and will do to make our dream of a no-kill nation come true. Happy New Year! Save Save
We hope the season is bright for you, your families, and all the animals in your hearts and in your care!
The tables have turned at Maddie’s Fund®. “Our grant process used to be that we would tell you what to do with the money,” said Mary Ippoliti-Smith of the Executive Leadership Team. “Now people are telling us what they’re going to do with it. It’s pretty awesome.” She’s talking about the $360,000 Maddie’s Fund just… Learn More
Looking to give back in a meaningful way this holiday season, while bringing some magic into your heart and home? You’re in luck, because ’tis the season to #FalalaFoster, even for first-timers! While fostering during the holidays is only a short-term commitment for you, it’s the first step to a second chance for an animal…… Learn More
People are seven times more likely to adopt a pet from a shelter or rescue group if they know someone who has. Here’s how you can be that someone! Thursday, December 1, 2016, is the Seventh Annual Celebrate Shelter Pets Day, an event started by our funded Shelter Pet Project to get the friends and… Learn More
In gratitude to the adopters, volunteers, fosterers, bottle-feeders, TNR-ers, shelter workers, rescuers, veterinarians, technicians, transporters, puppy and kitten socializers, and everyone else helping create a No-Kill Nation: Thank you for all you do for the animals, this and every day of the year, from all of us at Maddie’s Fund®. Happy Thanksgiving!