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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PAWS NY and Rachel Herman on PIX11 News

A screenshot of a PIX11 television interview: split screen between two news anchors on the left, and Rachel Herman, PAWS NY founder and executive director, on the right.

Rachel Herman, the Founder and Executive Director of PAWS NY, was interviewed on PIX11 News at 4pm on Monday, May 9, 2022, to discuss the organization’s work and its upcoming fundraiser. Watch the full interview below. Thanks to Kori Chambers, Arrianee LeBeau, and the PIX11 team for featuring PAWS NY!

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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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PAWS NY Featured on PIX11 News

The PIX11 News team of Tamsen Fadal and Arrianee LeBeau interviewed Carrie Nydick Finch, PAWS NY’s Deputy Director of Programs & Strategy, on the PIX11 News 4pm show on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Carrie spoke about the importance of the human-animal bond, pet-friendly workplaces, and how pandemic pets have helped ease anxiety. Thanks to PIX11…

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PAWS NY Featured in HealthyPet Magazine

PAWS NY is honored to be included in HealthyPet magazine’s Winter 2020 issue, featuring an interview with our Founder and Executive Director Rachel Herman. Read the full article in the PDF below. This browser does not support inline PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF

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Weekend Today Show Highlights PAWS NY’s Impact During COVID-19

On Saturday, August 29, PAWS NY was included in a segment on NBC’s Weekend Today show. NBC Correspondent Anne Thompson interviewed PAWS NY Executive Director Rachel Herman, as well as our client Lorraine (and her pup Frenchie!) and volunteer Anne. See the full segment below or visit this link! Volunteer with or donate to PAWS…

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Update: You can view the segment featuring PAWS NY at this link. Forget Saturday morning cartoons! On Saturday, August 29, tune in to NBC’s Weekend TODAY around 7:50am to hear an update from PAWS NY! (Please note: this is a new date. The segment was originally scheduled to air on August 15, but has been pushed back…

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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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