On February 11th, Vinny the Pug is kicking-off the most ambitious Pet Rescue Fundraiser ever. His 100-Day Fundraiser seeks to raise $1,000,000 to divide amongst 1,000 rescues and animal welfare groups. More importantly than the fundraiser itself, Vinny's medium term objective is to help U.S. and Canadian pet rescues abandon the "donations based" fundraisers nearly all are using.
TOO MANY HEALTHY PETS DIE BECAUSE OF OBSOLETE FUNDRAISERS Nearly all rescues use obsolete fundraisers that were designed at the beginning of the animal humane movement. They involve telling horrific stories of animals in distress, showing pictures to support their plea, a crossing of fingers and then the long, hopeful wait. Unfortunately, ineffectual fundraising is greatly contributing to the tens of thousands of healthy animals who are being killed every day. In the U.S. alone, that numbers to about 4.5 million animals.
FUNDRAISING FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
Vinny the Pug is creating a totally new generation of fundraisers that are more appropriate for these economic times. An example of one of his most successful models is the sale of Vinny the Pug's own Private Label wines that are generating huge commissions for rescues who participate with this model.
ANNUAL 100-DAY FUNDRAISER
There are many who believe that the NO-KILL problem can never be solved because it is just too big. Vinny the Pug believes otherwise and is on a Ten Year journey to help stop the killing. You can contribute to ending the killing by visiting and making a contribution at Vinny's website and more importantly, by spreading the word and encouraging everyone you know to pitch in as well. With your help, "we can" end the massive killing of healthy animals in the life times of tens of thousands of animal everyday.
PERKS & REWARDS
To show their appreciation to those who contribute, Vinny has created a full range of great perks that can't be gotten anywhere else. His gifts range from Vinny the Pug's own CD, Posters and collectors edition Stuffed Plush Animal, through a "Team Vinny" site visit to donors home city to meet with and conduct joint fundraiser seminars with regional rescues. Checkout their outstanding perks at this website:
ABOUT VINNY THE PUG
To learn all about Vinny the Pug's Vision and his Road Map to 100% NO-KILL, visit the expertly written post by London based "LucyInnovations"
Allen Kimble, Jr.
Vinny the Pug Enterprises