VAF goals & strategic plan

2021 Goals

  1.  Clarify goals and objectives for the Canine Glaucoma Consortium and determine how the VAF can best support this project.
  2.  Recruit Chair for Founders Clinical Research Grant and issue RFP/ award $10,000 in 2021.
  3.  Develop a resource list for pet owners seeking support in managing ocular disease in pets, post on website and share with veterinary clinics.
  4.  Evaluate progress on current strategic plan (2019-2021) and, in Fall 2021, enter into a planning process to develop a new three-year plan (2022- 2024).
  5.  Review need/ role of Public Relations Committee.  Potential projects might include: Website Review/ Updates; Finding a volunteer for social media
  6. Plan virtual auction to take place in conjunction with ACVO conference.
  7. Integrate Blackbaud eTapestry database with website.
  8. Implement Planned Giving Program – add information to website/ create brochure/ consider hosting an info session via Zoom.


The ACVO Vision for Animals Foundation’s current Strategic Plan runs from 2019-2021.  To review the plan click here


To review the organization’s previous long-range plan, see Strategic Plan (2013-2018).