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Interview with Rachel Herman on Thrive Global

Thrive Global, a website founded by Arianna Huffington, interviewed PAWS NY founder and executive director Rachel Herman about her inspiration for starting the organization, what she’s learned along the way, and more. “It feels so good to be dedicating my life to making a positive impact on the lives of people and animals,” Rachel said.…

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New York Road Runners Commits to Raise $50 million for Charity

PAWS NY Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon New York Road Runners commits to raise $50 million for charity in honor of the 50th anniversary of the New York City Marathon New York, March 4, 2020—Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) NY was named an Official Charity Partner of…

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PAWS NY + Strut Your Mutt 2018

We’re thrilled to announce that PAWS NY is participating in the Best Friends Strut Your Mutt event for the fourth year in a row! This year’s event will take place on Saturday, October 6th, and we hope you’ll join us! Strut Your Mutt is a charity dog walk and dog-themed festival benefiting animal welfare groups and Best Friends Animal Society.…

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Save the Date for the PAWS NY 2018 Benefit

March 13, 2018: Please save the date for our 2018 benefit to be held on Tuesday, May 15th at the Penthouse at Hotel on Rivington. We’ll have an open bar, delicious vegetarian hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction. Ticket and auction information will be made available in early April. Mark your calendars, and we hope…

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PAWS NY Receives Support from ASPCA for its Pet Pantry

October 10, 2017: PAWS NY is thrilled to announce that it has received a very generous grant from the ASPCA to formalize our Pet Pantry Program, which helps provide pet foot and supplies to New York City’s most vulnerable residents. We are excited to get this important program up and running, and we can’t thank…

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PAWS NY Founder Interviewed by NASH FM!

May 7, 2017: PAWS NY Founder/Executive Director, Rachel Herman, was interviewed by NASH FM and spoke about our work in the community.  To listen, visit the below link, scroll down and click on the link titled “NASH Matters: PAWS NY (5/7/2017)”. http://www.nashfm947.com/2017/05/09/nash-matters-paws-ny-5717/  

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Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Emily!

March 7, 2017: Meet PAWS NY volunteer, Emily Roy! Volunteering With PAWS Your name: Emily Roy Who you help (Client & Pet): Buj and Jake Volunteer since: August, 2015 A typical visit with your client and pet: Jake leads the way on our walk and we go where he wants, when he wants. After a…

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PAWS NY’s Executive Director Named a New York Times Holiday Hero

December 9, 2016: We are thrilled to announce that our Founder/Executive Director, Rachel Herman, was named a “Holiday Hero” by The New York Times.  Check out the below video interview. Holiday Heroes: Rachel Herman of PAWS NYIf 2016 was “ruff” for you, join us for a walk in the park with Rachel Herman, owner of…

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