Animal wellness and welfare professionals are encouraged to attend, and the event will feature a two track system with one focusing on front line staff and the other leadership staff. Topics to be presented on vary from developing a volunteer and foster care program, Developing a MASH unit, Fundraising for smaller organizations, customer service focus to encourage better adoption rates and much more. There will also be a raffle and door prizes for attendees.
The Maine Federation of Humane Societies is also offering scholarship money (generously donated by the ASPCA) to assit in those who may need travel, lodging or attendance fee help.
The conference is $35 per person and includes a light breakfast, lunch, and snacks throughout the day.