WORKSHOP TITLE:  IGNITING PASSION – GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR VOLUNTEERS


WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION:  Volunteers are an integral part of your brand because they provide numerous touch points for your organization.   Knowing how to properly recruit, train, develop and motivate your volunteer team can have a profound impact on everything your organization does from fulfilling its mission to customer service to fundraising.  We'll guide you to development of a volunteer program that will ignite passion from its core base.

TRAINING


Animal Shelter Services is a respected leader in the training and development of animal shelter personnel from staff to boards to volunteers. Tim Crum has had a highly successful career in the animal welfare industry, and has demonstrated the ability to instruct, motivate and energize professionals at any level.  Tim is regularly invited to speak at national and regional conferences on fundraising, capital campaigns, board development and volunteer programs.


Animal Shelter Services also owns and operates Humane College - a company dedicated to providing educational and professional development opportunities to those who work or volunteer in the animal welfare field.  You can learn about many more opportunities by visiting humanecollege.com.  

YOU will learn skills and best practices from an industry-leading expert who has achieved the highest level of success working in the animal welfare industry.  Tim can train and develop your staff/board/volunteers at your location or we offer the beautiful and scenic campus of Animal Shelter Fundraising located near the picturesque White Tank Mountain range just 20-miles northwest of downtown Phoenix.


Tim is available to discuss your training needs and how he can develop and motivate your staff, board and volunteers.  If you need a presenter or motivational speaker for your next conference – Tim Crum – is an energetic and knowledgeable speaker  who is regularly invited to speak at national and regional conferences and workshops. To learn more Tim as a speaker visit timcrum.com.

WORKSHOP TITLE:  DEVELOPING A STRONG BOARD OF DIRECTORS


WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION:  One of the most important keys to having a successful non-profit animal welfare organization is having a strong board of directors.  We'll share with you the legal and ethical duties of a board, explain their responsibilities and show you the traits and even composition that successful boards share.  We'll even show you how to go about recruiting, orienting and motivating the right board members.

WORKSHOP TITLE:  STRATEGIC FUNDRAISING PLANNING: "How to" Guide for ANIMAL SHELTERS


WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION:  This interactive workshop will teach you about the best funding sources and where to invest your time and resources.  Then we will provide hands-on instruction in the development of a comprehensive, integrated plan that maximizes your fundraising revenue from sources like direct mail, events, grants and on-line campaigns.  Attendees leave this workshop with a strategic fundraising plan custom-designed for their own organization that they have created.

WORKSHOP OFFERINGS


WORKSHOP TITLE:  90-DAYS TO A BETTER SHELTER

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION:  How your shelter operates is the key to the success of carrying out your organization's mission.  Every single aspect of what and how you do what you do - from the lobby to the board room - impacts adoptions, funding and your organization's image.  Learn from industry experts, who have visited and toured hundreds of shelters in all 50 states, on what you should be doing to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of your shelter operations.  Every participant will be guided on the creation of a 90-day plan that will direct them to better shelter operations specific to their own organization and its unique characteristics and niche.