Congratulations Heart of Marin Nominees!

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Congratulations to Kathie Meier, Heather Bowker, and the Animal-Assisted Therapy Program! Each was nominated for the Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership’s Heart of Marin  award: Kathie for Volunteer of the Year, Heather for Excellence in Board Leadership, and the Animal-Assisted Therapy Program for Excellence in Innovation. Please read on for their respective Heart of …

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Featured Volunteers – Medical Assistant Volunteers

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteers
Caring for shelter animals doesn’t stop when the shelter closes – it’s a 24/7, 365 days-a- year job. Shelter staff are here to help, and so are a special group of volunteers, the Medical Assistant Volunteers! The Medical Assistant Volunteers (MAVs) perform a variety of tasks weekdays, weekends, and holidays. This team of seven goes …

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Fun Cat Houses!

Categories: Compassion In Action, Other
Alizée made these amazing houses for our adoption cats! She made them at home for her cats and thought we would like some as well. One has already gone home with a family and their new kittens! These are just so much fun – thank you, Alizée!

Volunteer High Fives – October-December 2019

Categories: Blog, Other, Volunteer High Five, Volunteers
High Five to Rosemary Oliveira! This High Five is for the awesome Rosemary Oliveira. All of our volunteers are terrific, but what I would like to acknowledge about Rosemary is that she tackles some of the harder volunteer tasks and she is utterly reliable. Rosemary is currently in the process of providing a behavior foster …

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Who doesn’t like donuts??

Categories: Blog, Compassion In Action, Other
This awesome Santa Rosa Junior Hockey League Player stopped by the shelter to share DONUTS with our staff and volunteers! We were all appreciative of the extra sugar boost – it gave us even more energy to help care for the shelter animals. What an unexpected treat – thank you!