First Annual Joining Forces...Saving Lives Forum
The forum was held in Lincoln Nebraska on October 20th from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Auld Pavilion and it was packed with animal organization staff and volunteers as well as the general public. The keynote speaker Mike Arms inspired the audience with his story. Mike is the President of the nationally known Helen Woodward Animal Center in San Diego, CA. Read more...
Mike Arms has been dedicated to saving lives of animals for most of his life and he captivated the audience with his story and provided information on the success of the Helen Woodward Animal Center and how Nebraska can change the face of animal welfare in positive and profound ways.
During this event, there was also a session on Compassion Fatigue, and an information session with a panel of several Nebraska animal organizations regarding their unique programs.
The goal of the event was to bring animal organizations and the general public together to find a new direction for animal welfare in the communities of Nebraska.
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