Earlier this year, we announced a new initiative to end breed discrimination in the homeowners insurance industry. Along with major animal welfare groups including Best Friends, the Humane Society of the United States, Animal Legal Defense Fund, and Humane Rescue Alliance, The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement signed on to a new white paper calling for the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) to investigate the use of breed discrimination lists.
Dear Friends & Colleagues, My uniform during the pandemic has been a T-shirt emblazoned with these words: I miss hugs and live music. And I certainly miss connecting with all of you.
Did you know The Association has a Career Center where you can look for and post new opportunities? Here’s just a sample of the current listings. Development & Public Relations Manager, McKamey Animal CenterChattanooga, TN This position supports the ED in all aspects of fundraising, including donor development, cultivation, grant writing and event planning.
AlignCare’s Director of Ops has done it all—and she gives a great movie recommendation to boot! Read on to meet this animal welfare superstar. Name: T’ FisherMember of The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement since: 2018Organization: AlignCareTitle: Director of Operations Q&A with T’ Fisher The Association: What are three words to describe you? T’ Fisher: Motivated, Positive, Team player The Association: What’s your elevator pitch for AlignCare? T’F: AlignCare is the One Health healthcare system that aligns current community resources, including social service agencies, animal welfare organizations….
Did you know The Association has a Career Center where you can look for and post new opportunities? We’ll be highlighting some of them here on the blog every month. Program Assistant, Red RoverSacramento, CA-based (and will consider remote arrangement) This position serves as case manager for grant programs, tracks data for program reporting, writes and identifies stories and fundraising ops, assists with telephone support, and works efficiently and compassionately with relief grant applications.
Dear Friends, I hope the New Year finds you healthy and safe. On behalf of my co-chair, Amanda Arrington, and the entire Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee for The Association, I’m inviting you to join us this Tuesday, January 19, for The National Day of Racial Healing.