The ASPCA Donates $25,000 to PAWS NY

"Thank you to the ASPCA" with a photo of a black-and-white rat terrier dog who is part of the PAWS NY program.

The ASPCA, a long-time partner and funder of PAWS NY, has recognized the organization with a $25,000 grant. These unrestricted funds will allow PAWS NY to continue its important work across New York City, helping older adults and individuals living with illness or disability care for their pets. “The ASPCA is an incredible partner of…

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PAWS NY Raises $114,000 to Support Work Leading into 2023

Fundraising Update: A graphic image with a purple background and teal text that says: "Thank you. We raised more than $114,000 during our year-end holiday fundraising campaign."

All funds raised will allow the organization to continue to provide pet care support to older adults and other New Yorkers in need. NEW YORK, January 5, 2023 – Through a successful year-end fundraising campaign, Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) NY has raised more than $114,000 from individual donors, corporations, and foundations, surpassing the organization’s initial goal…

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The Lily Auchincloss Foundation Awards Grant to PAWS NY

The Lily Auchincloss Foundation, whose mission is to increase the quality of life in New York City, recently awarded PAWS NY a $15,000 grant for its Housecall Program. As PAWS NY continues to expand services in all five boroughs of NYC, these funds will help the organization offer volunteer training and manage targeted outreach in…

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New Funder: Isaac H. Tuttle Fund

The Isaac H. Tuttle Fund recently awarded a $30,000 grant to PAWS NY. This first-time funding will support the organization’s Housecall Program, with a specific focus on serving people and pets in Manhattan. The goal of the Isaac H. Tuttle Fund is to enable older persons to continue living in their own homes so long…

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PAWS NY Interviewed by accessiBe

Spotlight Sessions Episode #31: Rachel Herman

PAWS NY Founder & Executive Director Rachel Herman recently spoke with accessiBe, a partner of PAWS NY that provides accessibility services for our website. She connected with Ilan Fisher of accessiBe to talk about PAWS NY programs and the importance of accessibility. Watch the full interview below!

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Marta Heflin Foundation Renews Support of PAWS NY

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Longtime funder Marta Heflin Foundation has once again awarded PAWS NY a $10,000 grant, which will support the organization’s Pet Pantry and Veterinary Care Program. In 2018, the Foundation became the inaugural funder of the PAWS NY Foster & Emergency Care Program, which has since grown and expanded, and is now fully funded by PetSmart…

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PAWS NY Receives Additional $25,000 from ASPCA

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Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) NY received an additional $25,000 grant from the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), expanding on its support from 2021. This grant will provide general operating support, allowing PAWS NY to continue to deliver critical pet care programs and services to New York City’s most…

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National Preparedness Month 2021

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September is National Preparedness Month! PAWS NY encourages you to take time to make emergency plans for you and your family, including your pets. Last week, PAWS NY participated in the NYC Office of Emergency Management‘s Protecting One Another: Pets and Service Animal Preparedness Fair in Union Square. Other local animal welfare organizations participated as well,…

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