Maddie's® Apprenticeship Program

Through a blended learning experience of direct hands-on and online, organizations looking to improve their practices will benefit from sharing the wisdom and learning from well established innovative programs that have proven to save lives.

Innovation Grants

We proudly support innovative, forward-thinking ideas that push the boundaries and look beyond the status quo in the name of lifesaving. See current opportunities.

Maddie's® University

Receive advanced, formalized education both on-site and online with credible experts in leadership, lifesaving and foster care to increase awareness of current no-kill best practices and animal care.

Education 

From Maddie's University to Maddie Talks and webcasts, you'll find cutting edge information about animal care and best practices for both animal welfare professionals and the community at large.

On-site and Online Opportunities

We offer both hands-on and digital approaches so you can get the information you need and the way you need it. Receive training from credible experts in leadership, lifesaving and foster care to increase awareness of current no-kill best practices and animal care.

Maddie's® Executive Leadership Fellowship

An intensive professional opportunity for individuals committed to developing and strengthening their knowledge and skill sets in no-kill animal sheltering management and leadership.

Socially Maddie

The Million Cat Challenge is saving shelter cats, #ThanksToMaddie!

February 16, 2017

“Every cat counts.” That’s the motto of our funded Million Cat Challenge, and it’s one Maddie’s FundĀ® wholeheartedly believes in. That’s why, from April 29 to May 31, 2016, we gave 596 grants totaling $617,500 to shelters that joined the Challenge and to shelters Challenge that referred new participants. The Million Cat Challenge was launched… Learn More

The Maddie Network

With grant opportunities that'll make your ears perk up and free brain-boosting webcasts as good as a belly rub, you don't want to miss out.

Engage with Maddie

Connect with Maddie on our social networks and help spread the lifesaving love. Like, comment, and share our story AND yours.