The Whatcom Humane Society board of directors and leadership team is working on a 3-5 year strategic plan for our organization.  Our commitment to remain focused on our mission, vision and principles and to provide quality programs and services to the animals and people in our community is vital.  We are seeking input from our community partners and stakeholders to assist in this process. 

Your feedback and opinions are important.  Please take a few minutes to complete the following survey.  Thank you for your participation and ongoing support of the Whatcom Humane Society.

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* 1. I am involved with the Whatcom Humane Society in the following way(s): (Check all that apply)

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* 2. I have been involved with or supported the Whatcom Humane Society for:

Currently, the Whatcom Humane Society Statement of Principle and Mission Statement read:

The Whatcom Humane Society believes that all animals, as sentient beings, have value beyond economic measurements and are entitled to legal, moral and ethical consideration and protection. 

            Vision:  Our community treats all animals with kindness, respect and compassion.

The Whatcom Humane Society Mission Statement:

The Whatcom Humane Society

            Advocates for animals

            Educates the community to promote humane treatment and respect for animals

            Provides for abandoned, injured, abused and neglected animals

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* 3. With WHS’ vision and mission in mind, please rate your level of agreement with the following:

  Extremely Important Important Somewhat Important Not Important Don't Know
Open Admission Shelter – No Animal Turned Away
Domestic Animal Care & Adoption
Animal Control & Rescue Services
Wildlife Rehabilitation Services
Equine/Farm Animal Care & Services
Humane Education Programs
Community Outreach Programs & Engagement
Volunteer Services & Programs
Legislative/Advocacy Work
Low Cost Spay/Neuter & Veterinary Services

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* 4. In your opinion, what are the most important services that the Whatcom Humane Society currently provides?

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* 5. In your opinion, are there programs or services that the Whatcom Humane Society should consider offering?

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* 6. What do you consider to be the strengths of the Whatcom Humane Society?

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* 7. What current areas, programs or services do you think the Whatcom Humane Society could improve upon?

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* 8. How do you currently receive general information, updates and news about the Whatcom Humane Society?

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* 9. If you are a WHS member/donor/financial supporter, how do you currently receive requests for financial contributions?

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* 10. If you are a WHS member/donor/financial supporter, what is your primary reason(s) for financially contributing to our organization?

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* 11. Have you attended a WHS fundraising or outreach event in the past year? (Choose all that apply)

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* 12. If you attended one or more of the above mentioned events, how did you hear about them and do you have any feedback?

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* 13. Do you have any other comments, suggestions or ideas that you would like to share?

Thank you for your time and continued support of the Whatcom Humane Society.

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