Tools & Tips
Explore hundreds of how-tos, guidelines, case studies, and more to help you get inspired, improve your work, and save more lives.
5 Tips for Thanking Donors
Use these five basic tips for showing gratitude to donors, building goodwill—and potentially fostering larger donations in the future.
They Did It: DIY Capital Campaign
Learn the successful strategies employed when a Colorado large-animal sanctuary needed to raise $100,000 fast.
They Did It: Organizing a Pawsitive Protest
When employees from a local hotel wanted to volunteer for a day, this Florida shelter came up with a genius idea.
Best Ideas to Attract, Keep and Grow Volunteers
Try these 7 resources, including articles and webinars, to attract and retain your volunteers.
Sample Script: Orienting Volunteers to a Culture of Feedback
Download this simple script to help with volunteer management.
Welcome! We’re So Glad You’re Here
Here are four simple tips that can make your shelter a more welcoming place—and that’s good news for everyone, humans and animals alike.
Social Change 101
Learn how animal welfare fits into larger social change in order to successfully reach groups you have not previously served.
Social Media 201: Inspiring Fans to Take Action
Convert social media followers into champions for your agency with these helpful tips.
The Rise of the Meme: How to Engage Your Audience in Social Media
Learn how to effectively engage your fans and followers on social media channels.