Sugarman's email below demonstrates that AS' volunteer program still sucks and great volunteer and foster programs are the backbone of all the successful No-Kill or almost No-Kill shelters.
We cannot wait for a gradualistic turn around. Last year Mayeda stated that it takes a long time to turn around a huge system like County ACC. Well, she has been on the job for eight years now, and she still runs one of the highest kill large systems in the County. If you wait for gradual improvement, nothing ever really improves.
The email sent to Council: