Daisy’s Hope Foundation

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VOLUNTEER

Pet Resource Center

We have opportunities to help with community outreach activities in our pet resource center and our vaccination and microchip clincs. We need help with recieving pet food and supplies, organizing and bagging pet food, & vets and vet techs for our vaccine and micrcochip clinics. Volunteers who can speak/translate Spanish are very helpful.  

Fundraisers & Events

Are you creative with fundraising ideas? Able to solicit donated raffle prizes and goodies for events? Can you help secure venues?  We definately want to talk to you! 

 
 
WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOME STRONG AND COMPASSIONATE INDIVIDUALS TO JOIN OUR TEAM, AND WE HAVE A FEW IMPORTANT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITES AVAILABLE:

1. TNR / BARN CAT PROGRAM VOLUNTEERS

  • reports to the Director of TNR division
  • up to 15 hours a week - includes night time and morning hours
  • requesting a consistent and several month commitment
  • assists with setting traps at predetermined locations, transporting trapped cats to the vet, holding cats overnight after surgery, releasing cats after recovery, sanitizing traps and covers after use, and assisting with barn cat placement.
  • must have reliable transportation
2. FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE
  • reports to the Board of Directors
  • up to 10 hours a week- more time will be required as each event nears
  • a one year committment required
  • provides unique and fun fundraising ideas, seeks out locations for events, solicits sponsorships for food & beverages, solicits raffle prizes and other donations, and assists with function set up and tear down
  • online work from home but must be local
  • must take the initiative and work with minimal direction
3. DONOR MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT
  • reports to the Board of Directors
  • up to 10 hours per week
  • a one year commitment is required
  • assists with & creates marketing materials (newletters, etc)
  • coordinate and attend tabeling events to solicit new supporters
  • will be required to attend resource center events, adoption events and spend time with the TNR division in order to understand the foundation's mission and needs
  • experience with Publisher and Excel required (some data entry required)
  • work from home and must be local
4. GRANT WRITER
  • will report to the Board of Directors
  • up to 20 hours a week
  • a one year commitment required
  • will be required to spend time at resource center events and with the TNR division in order to understand the foundation's needs
  • will be required to actively seek both product grants and monetary grants
  • must have taken a grant writing class (either a private class or a college course) Prior experience may be substituted for the class.
  • work from home but must be local
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BEING A PART OF DAISY'S HOPE, PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL WITH YOUR INQUIRY AND/OR A RESUME (INCLUDE PRIOR VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE) TO: daisyshopefoundation@gmail.com.
 
 

OTHER WAYS TO HELP & DONATE

  • AMAZON SMILE: We are excited that we have been accepted in the Amazon Smile charitable giving program. Please consider selecting us as your supporting charity and they will donate a percentage of your online shopping to us. Just sign into your Amazon account through https://smile.amazon.com/ and select Daisy's Hope Foundation as your charity. Every time you shop, log into Amazon Smile and they will donate.
     
  • RALPH'S COMMUNITY REWARDS PROGRAM:  We are now part of Ralph's Community Rewards program. They will donate to us a percentage of your grocery bill every time you shop. Here's how you can help:

  1. Obtain a rewards card at the store, if you do not have one already 
  2. Register your card online at www.ralphs.com/account/create
  3. Scroll to Community Rewards - Enroll
  4. Type in our NPO# 81527
  5. Complete the enrollment process
 
  • FOOD4LESS COMMUNITY REWARDS PROGRAM: We are now part of Food4Less' Community Rewards program. They will donate to us a percentage of your grocery bill every time you shop. Here's how you can help:

  1. Obtain a rewards card at the store, if you don't already have one
  2. Register your card online at https://www.food4less.com/ 
  3. Once you are logged into your account, you can search for Daisy's Hope Foundation either by name or by LH528 and then click enroll.
  4. That's it! 

  • COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS, GIRL OR BOY SCOUT PROJECTS:  Bake sales and lemonade stands. Handmade cat toys, cat scratchers, and dog toys are always needed. Handmade dog bowl stands and wooden dog beds. Homemade dog treats and biscuits would be greatly appreciated by the recipients. There are many projects on Pintrest and other sites that can be completed that would be loved and appreciated by our recipients.  

  • DO YOU HAVE A SERVICE OR A PRODUCT YOU CAN DONATE FOR FUNDRAISING EFFORTS AND/OR RAFFLE PRIZES? You can help us raise funds for the animals by donating a product you make or sell, or a gift certificate to a service you provide, In exchange, you would get free marketing and publicity on all of our social media outlets.  It's a win - win! 
  • GIFT CARDS:  You can purchase and send gift cards from PetSmart, Petco, Amazon, Lowes, Home Depot, Target, Vons, Ralphs, Stater Bros. and any other places you think would be helpful to fulfill our mission. Our mailing address is PO Box 2083, Upland CA 91785.
     
     
  • FUNDRAISER OR PET FOOD DRIVE:  You can have your own fundraiser on Facebook, at your school, church, community, civic club, or office and donate the funds or items to us.  We have also found that children like to help with these endeavors as well so keep in mind any community service projects in Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, etc.  If you are interested in doing this, please contact us by email and we can assist you. 
 
  • CORPORATE MATCHING FUNDS:  Many times an employer will have a "matching donation" program where if the employee makes a donation, the employer will make a matching donation.  This helps us a great deal because essentially doubles your generous donation and we can help twice the number of people and animals in need.  If your employer needs our Tax ID number, please contact us and we can assist you with this process.

  • HELP US FILL OUR KIDS BAGS: Every month during our pet pantry distribution, we hand out goodie bags to any kids in attendance.  We try to include activity books and learning materials that cover topics such as: how to care for your pets, compassion for animals, why we spay and neuter our pets, etc.  We also want to encourage love for all animals, so any publications such as National Geographic For Kids are more than welcome. We also include coloring crayons and animal themed trinkets (ie: pencils, stickers, temporary tattoos) and other goodies like bubbles, glow sticks,etc. We also hand out any stuffed animals we get donated. If you are considering donating any books, please send both English and Spanish versions.
 

AMAZON WISH LIST

Part of our mission is to provide a pet pantry for low income, seniors,veterans and the homeless who need a little help keeping their animals fed and comfortable.  You can help us by purchasing items directly from our Amazon Wish List titled "Daisy's Hope Foundation Pet Resource Center".

If you don't buy through Amazon directly, we are happy to receive any donations that can help the dogs, cats, and their families.  You can drop them off at one of our events, or we can make arrangements to meet you.  Items we routinely need include:
 
- Dry and wet dog food
- Dry and wet cat food
- Dog collars and leashes
- Dog Harnesses
- Cat litter, cat litter boxes, cat litter scoops
- Dog and cat toys
- Dog and cat beds
- Dog Sweaters & Jackets
- Food and water bowls
- Flea and tick medications (Revolution, Frontline, etc.)  
- Small cat towers and scratchers
- 1 Gallon Storage Ziplock Bags
- 2 Gallon Storage Ziplock Bags 
- 1 Quart Storage Ziplock Bags 
- Plastic Cat Carriers 

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OUR MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 2083 Upland, CA 91785

 OUR SHIPPING ADDRESS: 1345 N 2nd Ave Upland, CA 91786

 OUR PHONE NUMBER: (Please be advised this voice mail is not checked every day) 909-300-5652

 Email: daisyshopefoundation@gmail.com

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