Maddie’s Fund

The Maddie’s Fund mission is to revolutionize the status and well-being of companion animals.

The Maddie’s FundMaddie’s Fund is a family foundation endowed by the founder of Workday and PeopleSoft, Dave Duffield and his wife, Cheryl. Maddie’s Fund is helping to achieve and sustain a no-kill nation by providing solutions to the most challenging issues facing the animal welfare community through its grant giving, hands-on animal care, and research and education.

The Spirit of Maddie

With the creation of Maddie’s Fund, Dave and Cheryl are fulfilling a promise to their beloved Miniature Schnauzer, Maddie, to give back to her kind in dollars that which she gave them in companionship and love. They have endowed Maddie’s Fund with more than $300 million and have spent more than $153 million through FY2013-14 to save dog and cat lives.

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A Partnership of:
Maddie’s Fund®, UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program,
and Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida