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Event Planner needed to help get dogs and cats adopted!

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Best Friends Animal Society

Super Adoption Event

Adoption events play a critical role in getting Best Friends Animal Society foster animals adopted into homes and allowing us to save more cats and dogs in need. The volunteer in this role will assist in planning and executing Atlanta pop-up adoption events and MAV (Mobile Adoption Vehicle) events. They would serve as our Event Lead by assisting staff with all the logistics prior to the event, training other volunteers and leading the event.

If you have event planning and marketing experience, we'd love to hear from you. Check out all the details in the position description here: https://bit.ly/3dkkdOo and then email your resume to bfvolcoord@bestfriends.org. Thank you for helping to Save Them All!

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About Best Friends Animal Society


5001 Angel Canyon Rd., Kanab, UT 84741, US

Mission Statement

Every day, nearly 2,000 dogs and cats are killed in America's shelters. But every day, there's something all of us can do to help save those animals. Together, we can Save Them All.


About Best Friends Animal Society:

Best Friends Animal Society is the only national animal welfare organization focused exclusively on ending the killing of dogs and cats in America's shelters. An authority and leader in the no-kill movement since its founding in 1984, Best Friends runs the nation's largest no-kill sanctuary for companion animals, as well as life-saving programs in partnership with rescue groups and shelters across the country. Since its founding, Best Friends has helped reduce the number of animals killed in shelters from 17 million per year to less than 1 million. Best Friends has the knowledge, technical expertise and on-the-ground network to end the killing and Save Them All(tm).

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We'll work with your schedule.


55 Trinity Ave SWAtlanta, GA 30303



  • Event Management
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Event Planning / Management
  • People Skills




  • Must be at least 18
  • 2-5 hours per week
  • **2 + yrs of exp in marketing and events. Bachelor’s Deg helpful, esp in Comm/ Marketing **Experience in successful event planning w/ a variety of events (large & small scale) required. **Strong interpersonal skills

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