The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement is a community of professionals committed to excellence in the management and operation of animal welfare and control organizations.
Shelters across the country are facing peak kitten season. Last year alone, an estimated 20 million kittens were born during this time.
Miguel Abi-hassan is a trained occupational psychologist and CEO of the Halifax Humane Society in Florida. He’s been involved in animal welfare for decades, and specializes in helping animal welfare professionals better understand stress and the toll it takes on people in our field.
Carson Tate is a coach, trainer, and consultant who helps people better manage time by understanding their own productivity style. Tate opened day 2 of the #sawacon Management Conference by sharing ideas on how we can all work more effectively by personalizing our approach to time management.
Nonprofit communications expert Kivi Leroux Miller opened her SAWA Management Conference keynote by reminding the audience that the reasons that people give to nonprofits are largely emotional. She emphasized that understanding the emotional dynamics behind nonprofit donations is critical to engaging and retaining donors.
Participation on social media platforms has grown exponentially over the past decade, and your organization’s online presence should be growing along with it. Facebook is the most widely-used social media platform and is an important part of your marketing communications.