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Saturday, July 28 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Volunteer To Help Animals—Discover How You Can Make Change Through Action

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Sponosred by E - The Environmental Magazine

Want to help animals, but not sure where or how to start?  Want to use your own talents, but feeling a little inexperienced? This workshop will explore the various ways you can take action, both as a part of an organization and on your own, and how to find the right fit for you. There are many ways to be involved; you'll hear first-hand stories from advocates on how they got started and explore options for volunteering in ways that make the most of your time and unique abilities.  Take away specific tips for meaningful actions.  Prepare to be inspired!

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Carole Baskin

CEO, Big Cat Rescue
Founder and CEO, Big Cat Rescue Carole Baskin is the founder and CEO of Big Cat Rescue and manages 107 volunteers and 9 staff. She’s garnered international attention to the plight of captive big cats on CNN, Animal Planet, Discovery, U.S. News & World Report, People Magazine, The Today Show, and more with an excess of 1,000 media mentions. She supported the 2003 passage of the Captive Wild Animal Safety Act, the 2009 requirement that... Read More →
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Patricia Haddock

Co-founder and President, Delaware Votes For Animals Patricia Haddock is a longtime animal advocate who began volunteering 20 years ago, walking dogs at a local shelter outside Washington DC. Her advocacy grew to include outreach for all animals, including the farmed animals, through a variety of grassroots approaches, including letter-writing, tabling, veg outreach, public speaking, political activism, and press campaigns... Read More →
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Hilary Hager

Director, National Volunteer Center of The Humane Society of the United States Hilary Anne Hager has spent the last eleven years managing volunteers in animal welfare environments and current serves as The HSUS as Director of the National Volunteer Center. Engaging volunteers in meaningful work to make the world a more humane place is Hilary’s passion and life’s work. In addition to managing volunteers in shelters, she has been a... Read More →

Saturday July 28, 2012 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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