The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement Learning Center
9-21-22 Breaking Down Resistance: Convincing Animal Lovers to Give to People
Includes a Live Event on 09/21/2022 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
For the last two decades, the field has diligently asked people to spay, neuter, and adopt pets to reduce the homeless pet population. Now, a new message centered around trust and keeping pets and people together is gaining traction.
In this webinar, we’ll sculpt and transform this shift into a fundraising offer. RKD Group will discuss the potential challenges of convincing a group of animal lovers to give money to people to help animals, and share what they’ve learned so far about this culture shift.
This session is the second in a 2022 Strength Training for Fundraisers series hosted by RKD Group. Register for the other sessions:
This live and recorded program is approved for 1 Certified Animal Welfare Administrator continuing education credit and pending approval for:
- 1.0 CFRE CE
- 1 CE towards ACO CE requirements per Ch. 829 of the Texas Health and Safety Code by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)
Read these blogs from RKD:
Major Donors: Your Secret to a Successful Year-End in 2020 -- includes link to their ebook Donors and Data: where do we draw the line?
Learn about our two fundraising certificate programs:
The Association Fundraising Professional Certificate Program For individuals with less than 2 years of professional fundraising experience.
The Association Fundraising Executive Certificate Program For individuals with more than 2 years of professional fundraising experience.
David Miller, Senior Vice President, RKD Group
David Miller is Senior Vice President at RKD Group, a leading fundraising and marketing services provider to hundreds of nonprofit organizations. He brings more than two decades of animal welfare experience to help organizations craft their fundraising strategies for success. Prior to joining RKD in 2011, David spent 14 years working at animal welfare organizations, including serving as the CEO of three organizations in Florida and North Carolina.