Rescue Central Webinar Series – Finding Funding in a Slow Economy: Tips for Identifying and Successfully Applying for Rescue Grants

by Sharon Kutsop

December 5, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presenter:  Abby Volin, Rescue Group Coordinator, The Humane Society of the United States

Description:  Although winning the lottery would be nice, your odds on finding funding for your animal rescue are significantly better if you know how to successfully apply for grants.  Learn which corporate and private grant-making organizations are out there and how to find them.   Discover the elements of a successful grant application, the buzz words that give your application the best chance at receiving funding and what screeners look for in applications. Additionally, learn what you need to do within your organization before you even start the process.

This is the fourth in a four-part webinar series.

About the Presenter:   Abby Volin became the Rescue Group Coordinator at The Humane Society of the United States in 2012.  Prior to joining The HSUS, she worked as an attorney and served as director of the cat facility at a rescue group in New York City.  She is a longtime rescuer, volunteer, and pet foster parent.