With beautiful fall weather in the air and our two year anniversary approaching, we are excited to announce our final grant recipients for the year 2015!
The following 16 organizations have been awarded grants totaling $66,150 that will fund low cost S/N services in several communities, a wellness clinic, TNR programming, Puppies for Parole program, veterinary medical care for special & critical needs animals, Mutts with Manners training program, facility and kennel improvements that will improve adoptions, increase S/N services, promote education and improve the quality of life for animals. Congratulations to BARC (Fenton, MO), St. Francis Pet Rescue (St. Francis, MN), Cats Exclusive, Inc (Margate, FL), Metro East Humane Society (Edwardsville, IL), Partners for Pets (Troy, IL) Pet Project Rescue (Minneapolis, MN), Tenth Life Cat Rescue (St. Louis, MO), Jersey Shore Animal Center (Brick, NJ), Delco SPCA (Media, PA), Stray Rescue (St. Louis, MO), Little Traverse Bay Humane Society (Harbor Springs, MI), Heartland Humane Society of MO (O’Fallon, MO), Shelter Friends (St. Charles, MO), Ruff Start Rescue (Princeton, MN), Southern IL Pointer & Animal Rescue (St. Jacob, IL) and Stepping Stone Bully Rescue (O’Fallon, MO).
Going forward our team at Athletes for Animals has decided that it is best for our charity to impose an 18 month time period between grant approvals for a single organization. This will allow us to further broaden our impact to more organizations in need. For all details on our grant guidelines please click here.