How to Apply
Interested organizations must meet the following criteria in order to submit a proposal to the Foundation:
Must be a municipal open intake or a 501(c)3 facility
40% or more of yearly intake must be dogs
Live release rate for dogs must be below 80%
Organization must have a minimum of 15 full time employees (FTEs).
Organization must commit to the program for five years
If your organization meets these criteria and is interested in a mobile adoption van, you are encouraged to submit a proposal to the Foundation. Proposals should include the following:
Profile of organization, including all eligibility criteria and operating budget
Number of dogs taken in every year and number of dogs adopted
Description of current adoption programs
A brief description of how an adoption van would be used in your community.
After establishing whether or not your organization is eligible for a grant, the Foundation will request a more detailed proposal on how you plan on integrating an adoption vehicle into your organization.