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Education Opportunity for *Foster Program Staff/Volunteers Regional to Memphis, TN*

  • 1.  Education Opportunity for *Foster Program Staff/Volunteers Regional to Memphis, TN*

    Posted 05-19-2023 01:21 PM
    Education opportunity for foster coordinators regional to Memphis areaFOSTER IDEA EXCHANGE: NEW EDUCATION OPPORTUNITY FROM MADDIE'S FUND 

    Students from the Mid-South region (in and around Memphis, TN) will take an online, self-paced course and then gather together for a small, one-day, in-person workshop/networking event.

    The upcoming event will be hosted at Memphis Animal Services and will focus on how to build foster care capacity.

    Date: Wednesday, June 7, 2023 | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
    Location: Memphis Animal Services, 2350 Appling City Cove, Memphis, TN 38133

    About the event:
    Maddie's Fund will accept 35 participants, with up two attendees from each organization. For regional shelter/rescue staff or volunteers who manage or assist in managing foster care programs for cats or dogs. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Participants are eligible to receive a small stipend for gas. Accepted students are asked to complete self-paced, online coursework prior to attending the event. We really want this to feel locally grounded and be an opportunity for folks to meet their peers and leaders working in foster care across the greater Memphis area.


    Katie Pemberton (she/her)
    Marketing & Communications Supervisor
    Memphis Animal Services