Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 20, 2015
REVISED October 20, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #36

Animal Services HeARTs Speak PEP Contract


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Karen Windon, Deputy County Administrator, ext. 3799

Robert Smith, Public Safety Director, ext. 3511

Action Requested
Authorize County Administrator or designee to execute the HeARTs Speak, Inc., Perfect Exposure Project agreement.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
FS. 125

Background Discussion

Manatee County Animal Services has been offered the opportunity to host a two-day, onsite training workshop for up to 20 attendees in November 2015 and accept photographic equipment to use within the scope of the Perfect Exposure Project at no cost to the county.

The workshop is intended to train participants in best practices for photographing and marketing adoptable animals.

In exchange, Manatee County Animal Services will report on the success of the Perfect Exposure Project including statistics, success stories, and staff and volunteer highlights and testimonials. Additionally, we will display the PEP web graphic (template attached) on social media and our web site.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other

Review of agreement terms and suggested changes.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please send executed agreements to Samantha Wolfe at Animal Services for forwarding to HeARTs Speak.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  MCAS Agreement_FINAL.pdf