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Junior Board of Directors

BISSELL Pet Foundation’s team is small but mighty. Our work is made possible with support from BISSELL Inc., donors, and our passionate Junior Board, who lead events and campaigns while advocating for adoption daily. Each Junior Board member has fundraising goals and fosters relationships within the community to bring our mission to the forefront.  

Email with any Junior Board-related questions or comments.  

Meet Our 2022 Board

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Board Responsibilities & Requirements

  • Positively represent the BISSELL Pet Foundation mission to the other agencies, organizations and individuals. 
  • Assist animal welfare organizations locally and nationally by helping to reduce the number of animals in shelters and rescues through pet adoption, spay/neuter programs, microchipping and emergency support. 
  • Availability for a monthly, 1-hour Zoom meeting (4:00 PM EST on the 2nd Monday of every month).
  • Support BISSELL Pet Foundation events including Empty the Shelters, BISSELL Blocktail Party, community events and more.  
  • Achieve a monetary fundraising goal.
  • Must be between the ages of 20-35. 
  • Primarily Michigan-based residents, however, we will accept strong out-of-state candidates.

Apply for Junior Board Today!

Interested in joining BPF’s Junior Board?

Junior Board Application 2023

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 The deadline to apply is November 21, 2022.

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Interested in attending an upcoming Junior Board event?

Come. Sit. Learn. is an informative happy hour hosted in Grand Rapids, MI, on November 9, 2023. During this event, guests can network with fellow pet lovers while learning about the BISSELL Pet Foundation mission. Guests also have the opportunity to hear from Founder Cathy Bissell, who will share insight on her lifesaving work with pets in shelters and rescues.