Category Archives: Fundraising

  • Oct 09 , 2014

    Petfinder Pro Blog

    Grant Opportunity – Purina Cat Chow Supports Cats by Building Better Lives

    Petfinder is excited to share a grant opportunity from our friends at Purina Cat Chow and Petfinder Foundation.  The Purina Cat Chow “Building Better Lives” program was created to improve the lives of cats through Rescue, Nutrition, and Adoption.  This year they helped with much-needed renovations and donations to several organizations that support and help cats find forever homes. In …

  • Aug 07 , 2014

    Petfinder Pro Blog

    An Introduction to Crowdfunding

    Online social fundraising, or crowdfunding, has taken off quickly. You may recall the Ohio man who raised over $50,000 on the site Kickstarter to make potato salad. That particular campaign may not be the best representation of our societal values, but it is an example of how many people are willing to contribute money to someone else’s endeavors via this …

  • Jul 18 , 2014

    Petfinder Pro Blog

    Follow Friday: Petfinder Foundation

    For grant opportunities, fundraising ideas and uplifting stories from fellow Petfinder members, follow the Petfinder Foundation on one or more of their social medial channels.  The Petfinder Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is to support Petfinder member animal shelter and rescue groups in their efforts.  In addition to grant opportunities, the Petfinder Foundation provides the Sponsor Me button …

  • Jun 19 , 2014

    Petfinder Pro Blog

    How to Use Petfinder to Fundraise

    Did you know that you can fundraise on Petfinder straight from your pets’ profile pages? You’ll be reaching more than 7 million potential donors each month, and there’s virtually no effort on your part. In fact, there is already a “Sponsor Me” button on each of your pets’ profile pages — but if you’re not enrolled in the Petfinder Foundation’s …