Have you ever tossed a pebble into a lake and watched as the ripples spread out across the water’s surface? Many things in life are similar to that little pebble, creating far-reaching ripples whose impact we don’t even realize.
As BRC approaches half a century of caring for native wild birds and being a beacon of hope for those who have found a bird in need, this is but the latest obstacle. We continue to be a safe haven for our native wild birds and a source of guidance for you. I hope our messages are sending ripples of comfort and hope as together we weather each successive storm. We accept that things are not as they once were. Nevertheless, we continue. And our actions ripple out, creating both positive and lasting effects for the good of those we serve—our community and our wild birds.
Avian influenza has stretched resources and staff almost to the breaking point. A gift today will help turn this negative situation into positive action.