The Gathering Place is planning our funding, location and future from which we will serve animal and human beings. Our target is to open in 2025. Become a part of something amazing and contribute to The Gathering Place as a founding member.
About The Gathering Place
The Gathering Place is a unique sanctuary dedicated to providing animal beings healing and restorative safe spaces, loving attention, committed adoptive matches and (for those who lack an alternative) compassionate palliative care.
Human beings can enjoy exposure, experience, education and information; Volunteer and employment opportunities; Veterinarian student internships; and connections to a community that advocates for and cares about animal family members.
The Gathering Place is a unique sanctuary dedicated to:
- Providing animal beings with healing and restorative safe spaces, loving care and attention, committed adoptive matches and (for those who lack an alternative) compassionate palliative care.
- Providing services to animals that need a nurturing and healing environment, medical and emotional care and loving, committed adoptive families.
- Helping human beings receive exposure, experience, education and information, valued volunteer and employment opportunities, internships for veterinarian students (and those considering) and connectedness to a growing community of care.
To what end?
- Positively impacting animals in need
- Connecting caring people to something meaningful and lasting
- Strengthening the bonds between animals and humans
How The Gathering Place Impacts People:
- Provides opportunities for you to contribute to the sanctuary’s creation, development and sustainment, according to your means
- Provides exposure to and education about animals with the goal of increasing awareness and impacting how animals are perceived and treated
- It is a place to volunteer
- Provides employment opportunities
- It is a place to adopt wonderful animals
- It can be an alternate home for the animal family members of seniors that need a home (and adoption support)
- It is a reasonably priced spraying and neutering alternative (with veterinarian staff onsite)
How The Gathering Place Impacts Animals:
- Nurturing and restorative safe spaces
- Medical and emotional care and healing
- Loving care and attention
- Thoughtful, committed adoptions
- Compassionate palliative care (for those who lack an alternative)
- A permanent caring home (for those who require it)
How will The Gathering Place operate?
The Gathering Place will be funded by donations. There is a four-phase plan to establish and sustain the organization:
Plan & Fund
Plan all aspects of the organization. Achieve funding goals, and identify and recruit board members.
Build & Develop
Locate and buy land/ location, build, hire employees, and recruit and screen volunteers.
Open the Sanctuary and begin 24/7 videography of animals (online).
Operate & Sustain
Establish funding and social media efforts to ensure ongoing success.
While the location is yet to be determined, we are considering: Missouri, Colorado, Oregon. The goal for launch is January 2025 with the successful achievement of our funding goals.
Want to Contribute?
If you are interested in how you can help The Gathering Place reach it’s goal of benefiting animal beings, follow the button to learn different ways you can contribute to our cause.