July 17, 2023
Categories: #MaddieMonday

Happy Monday! Below is a brief roundup of resources added over the past week.

5 important insights from our National Foster Survey
The 2022 National Foster Survey conducted by Maddie’s Fund®, provides valuable insights into the utilization and support of foster care programs for dogs and cats in the United States. The survey examined the dynamics of foster care programs and identified important factors impacting foster care placement. Versions of the survey have also been conducted for… Learn More

The June Weekly Community Conversations grant giveaway winners are…
On Monday, Maddie’s Fund® gave four organizations a $2,500 grant for attending the June Weekly Community Conversations! A total of $10,000 in grants was given to four people chosen at random. (Please note that starting in August, the grant amount for July and every month thereafter will be $5,000 total). In addition, the Maddie’s® Pet… Learn More

Quick survey for upcoming symposia
Maddie’s Fund® will be hosting two half day symposia (online); one about foster care and one about behavior topics. We’re looking for your input about topics and speakers, to make sure we develop a helpful agenda for the day. This survey will take less than five minutes and closes on Wednesday, July 19. Take the survey

July Resource Drive on Maddie’s® Pet Forum
The resource drive for July is focused on pet friendly housing. With many housing options having breed or weight restrictions, the goal is to create a database of pet inclusive housing resources. Share now

Don’t forget: Monthly grant opportunity!
Maddie’s Fund® is giving away a $3,000 grant each month to one lucky Maddie’s® Pet Forum member!  You’ll automatically be entered to win each month when you start a new discussion, reply to a new post… Learn More

Weekly Community Conversations
Register now for the weekly Monday 11AM PT/2PM ET call for animal well-being professionals. These 50-minute calls are a collaborative space to share exciting new programs and research, discuss uncomfortable topics, connect with peers in the industry, and more, all while sharing a common goal of preserving the human-animal bond. There’s also $5,000 in grants given away each month to participants! Watch last week’s call: Dog Training Prison Program

Want to help keep more people and pets together?
Join Maddie’s® Mailing List, connect with us at Maddie’s® Pet Forum and take advantage of free online training with Maddie’s® University!