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Staff Shoutout: Kimberly

Next up is a Staff Shoutout for Kimberly, our Community Outreach Manager. The newest member of the PAWS NY team, Kimberly started in her role in January and has spent the quarantine period communicating with our community and connecting with partners in a variety of ways, including social media, email, our website, and press outreach.…

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Virtual Event with gorjana Jewelry to Benefit PAWS NY

Use the code SP-PAWS19 when shopping at gorjana.com from June 22-29, and PAWS NY will receive 19% of the proceeds! Shop for a good cause! PAWS NY is excited to partner with Laguna Beach-based gorjana Jewelry for a Virtual Give Back Event happening June 22-29! During this time, the company will donate 19% of proceeds…

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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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Staff Shoutout: Cristina

Let’s hear it for Cristina, who is next up in our Staff Shoutout series! As Program Manager, Cristina recently passed her first anniversary at PAWS NY, having started in her position in March 2019. During the quarantine period, Cristina regularly connects with our PAWS clients, helping coordinate pet food deliveries and emergency vet care, and…

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TCS NYC Marathon Runner Spotlight: Christopher

Get inspired by the amazing runners who will be participating in the TCS NYC Marathon on behalf of PAWS NY! First up in our Runner Spotlight series: Christopher! Christopher is a PAWS volunteer who lives in Brooklyn and specializes in running long-distance races. Here in NYC, Christopher likes to run the Manhattan Bridge and along…

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Staff Shoutout: Liz

It’s time for another Staff Shoutout! Liz, our Senior Program Manager, started working at PAWS NY in March 2016, and has supported dozens of clients and volunteers during this time. A native New Yorker, Liz loves all animals and regularly visits animal sanctuaries in the area on top of her work caring for PAWS NY…

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How Owning a Pet Can Benefit Your Health

Here at PAWS NY, we honor the emotional, physical health, and social benefits of the human-animal bond, and we work so that a lack of ability never threatens to separate humans from their animal companions. For instance, check out some research and data below that backs up this important human-animal bond that is so physically…

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PAWS NY Offering Virtual Volunteer Orientations

With New York City’s stay-at-home orders, PAWS NY continues to connect with potential volunteers via virtual trainings. NEW YORK, May 21, 2020 – Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) NY is offering Virtual Volunteer Orientations via Google Meet, allowing interested individuals to learn more about the organization and participate as a volunteer in the future. Upcoming Virtual Volunteer…

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We’re Hiring: Development Manager

PAWS NY is currently hiring a full-time Development Manager! Please see below for details. POSITION DESCRIPTION: FULL-TIME DEVELOPMENT MANAGER Job Title:                  Development ManagerReports to:              Executive DirectorCompensation:       Commensurate with experience plus health Position PAWS NY is hiring the organization’s first full-time Development Manager.  The Development Manager will…

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Staff Shoutout: Carrie

Day-to-day operations at PAWS NY are a bit crazy with everything going on lately, so we wanted to do a Staff Shoutout to highlight the work that our wonderful team has been doing. First up is PAWS NY Program Director Carrie, who recently celebrated her 7th Anniversary of working at PAWS, having started in this…

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Adoption Updates: Midnight and Inky & Joy

In recent months, we’ve been looking to find fur-ever homes for a few of our PAWS NY pets, including senior chihuahua Midnight and a bonded pair of black cats named Inky & Joy. In honor of National Pet Week, we wanted to share all of the happy adoption updates about these pets – check it…

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NYC EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ANNOUNCES NYC COVID-19 PET HOTLINE

NYC Emergency Management and Mayor’s Office of Animal Welfare partner with animal welfare groups to provide a safety net for people’s pets. NEW YORK — The New York City Emergency Management Department and the Mayor’s Office of Animal Welfare today announced the launch of the NYC COVID-19 Pet Hotline. The Pet Hotline will serve as…

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How has PAWS NY supported our clients during the COVID-19 outbreak?

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, PAWS NY has been working tirelessly to provide pet food deliveries, as well as emergency vet care and foster services, to our clients across New York City. PAWS is not just continuing with these services, but  increasing support during this crisis.  Dolly and Max are two loveable pups that call Sara their dog-mom!…

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PAWS NY Volunteer Spotlight: Mary

Wrap up Volunteer Appreciation Week with this cute story from PAWS NY volunteer Mary. How did you hear about PAWS NY? Why are you passionate about PAWS and our mission of helping people by helping pets? For many years, I had the pleasure of walking Polly, my neighbor’s seeing eye dog. Polly was everything you…

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PAWS NY Volunteer Spotlight: Anne

Get to know Anne, one of PAWS NY’s awesome volunteers, and help us celebrate Volunteer Appreciation Week! How did you hear about PAWS NY? I heard about PAWS through my friend Tara, who has been volunteering for several years and is on the board. Her family is very involved with PAWS and she really inspired…

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PAWS NY Volunteer Spotlight: Lauren

We’re highlighting awesome PAWS NY volunteers in honor of Volunteer Appreciation Week…and next up is Lauren! How did you hear about PAWS NY?  I watched a heartwarming NY1 story about PAWS, their clients, volunteers, and outreach.  Why are you passionate about PAWS and our mission of helping people by helping pets?  I am a passionate…

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PAWS NY Volunteer Spotlight: Hilary

Next up in our Volunteer Appreciation Week series is Hilary, who has been volunteering with PAWS NY since February 2017. How did you hear about PAWS NY? Through my former roommate, a fellow volunteer named Shaynna who has since moved across the pond. Why are you passionate about PAWS and our mission of helping people…

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PAWS NY Volunteer Spotlight: Stephanie

In honor of Volunteer Appreciation Week, we want to highlight some of the amazing volunteers who help PAWS NY strive toward its mission every day. First up: Stephanie! How did you hear about PAWS NY? My best friend told me about it because she knew I loved dogs and helping the elderly. Why are you…

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PAWS NY’s Spring 2020 Benefit is Moving Online

We’re taking the party ONLINE! In order to prioritize the health of our supporters, the PAWS NY Spring Benefit scheduled for May 5 has been cancelled. In lieu of our in-person fundraising event, we are collecting donations to help support PAWS NY and our work to help vulnerable New Yorkers and their pets during this…

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How Can I Help in the Midst of the Coronavirus / COVID-19 Outbreak?

In order to protect the health of our clients during this crisis, PAWS NY has made the difficult decision to temporarily suspend volunteer visits through our Housecall Program. Nevertheless, we need your help as our other programs are operating at increased capacity, and we are working hard behind the scenes to make sure our clients…

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Updates Regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak

See below for a message from PAWS NY regarding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. The safety of our clients and volunteers is of paramount importance to us. What PAWS NY is Doing No one in our community has been diagnosed with COVID-19. Effective today, we are suspending Housecall visits to all clients. Please know that this was…

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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 Receives $75,000 in Support from ASPCA

PAWS NY is thrilled to announce that we received an extraordinary grant in the amount of $75,000 from the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) last December.  Much of this funding will support our Pet Pantry, which provides pet food and supplies for the pets of our clients, all of…

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Save the Date for PAWS NY’s 2020 Spring Benefit: May 5

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, May 5, from 6:30 to 9pm, for PAWS NY’s annual Spring Benefit! We look forward to celebrating with you at the Helen Mills Event Space at 137 West 26th Street. Tickets will go on sale in late March, and our silent auction will open two weeks prior to the event.   For questions regarding…

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Adoptive Home Needed for Long-Haired Black Cat

PAWS NY is looking for an adoptive home for Baby, a beautiful long-haired, 10-year-old black cat! Shy but very sweet, Baby had a recent vet exam, where she received a clean bill of health and all her shots. Baby also got a bit of a haircut to shave off some matted fur (see her “after”…

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PAWS NY Receives Renewed Support from Marta Heflin Foundation

Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS NY) is excited to announce that it has been awarded a generous renewal grant from Marta Heflin Foundation for its Foster and Emergency Care Program. Through this program, PAWS NY cares for pets whose guardians are hospitalized or facing medical emergencies. Individuals often neglect medical care and place their health…

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Adoptive Home Needed for Bonded Pair of Black Cats

Inky and Joy are a bonded pair of beautiful black cats who are looking for their forever home. Noticeably shaken up by losing their guardian, both cats are snuggling together and hiding in their current foster home. We are looking for a home that can adopt both Inky & Joy, and help them heal together. We’re positive…

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Senior Chihuahua Needs Forever Home!

This Valentine’s Day, snuggle up with senior chihuahua Midnight, whose favorite pastime is napping! We’re looking for a loving home to adopt Midnight, who lost his guardian a few months ago. At his current foster home, Midnight likes to follow grandma around and curl up at her feet whenever he can. But when the mood hits, Midnight will…

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10th Anniversary Feature | Partner Organization

It wouldn’t be a proper ten year anniversary celebration without mentioning a very special partner organization, Citymeals on Wheels! There are no words to properly express our gratitude to this incredible organization that works tirelessly to provide meals for NYC’s homebound elderly population. When PAWS NY was first getting our start, we reached out to…

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10th Anniversary Feature | Founder & Executive Director

Happy Birthday PAWS NY! Today marks TEN years of helping people and pets in need and we are so excited to celebrate with many of you this evening at our 10th Anniversary Party. Today’s feature is PAWS NY’s Founder and Executive Director, Rachel Herman. Rachel first had the idea for PAWS NY in 2008 after…

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10th Anniversary Feature | PAWS NY’s First Employee

Carrie Nydick Finch is PAWS NY’s Program Director and was also the first employee we hired in 2013. Carrie first learned about PAWS NY when she came across the open job posting on Idealist. “I had been an animal lover and advocate since I was a child. While working as a Clinical Social Worker, I…

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10th Anniversary Feature | PAWS NY’s Longest Running Volunteer

In honor of our upcoming 10th Anniversary, we are continuing to highlight some of the amazing people who helped us get our start. This week, we’re featuring PAWS NY volunteer, Sarah Stevens. Sarah attended our very first orientation in 2009 and is still a volunteer with us to this day, making her our Longest Running…

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10th Anniversary Feature | First Funder

In today’s 10th Anniversary Feature, we’re highlighting a generous supporter that made so much possible: PAWS NY’s first institutional funder, Amie’s Place Foundation! We owe so much to this wonderful organization. In 2011, our founder, Rachel Herman, presented PAWS NY services at an event hosted by partner organization Search and Care. After hearing about our…

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10th Anniversary Feature | PAWS NY’s First Volunteer

In honor of PAWS NY’s 10th anniversary, over the next few weeks we’ll be highlighting a handful of the people and organizations who made it possible for PAWS NY to get its start. From our first volunteer, to our first employee, without the help of these amazing people and organizations who believed in PAWS NY,…

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PAWS NY AND METROPLUS HEALTH PLAN TO PARTNER

Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS) NY is thrilled to announce a new partnership with MetroPlus Health Plan to provide programs and services enabling the health plan’s most vulnerable members to keep their pets at home. The partnership potentially pairs MetroPlus’ more than 500,000 members with New York City’s only nonprofit dedicated exclusively to helping at-risk…

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PAWS NY’s 2019 Spring Benefit!

You’re invited! Tickets are on sale for our annual spring benefit to be held on Tuesday, May 14th at Helen Mills Event Space.  We’ll have cocktails, vegetarian hors d’oeuvres, and an incredible silent auction.  Our auction opens for bidding on Tuesday, April 30th, and you can see a list of available items here. Purchase Tickets or…

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Adoptive Home Needed for Sweet and Snuggly Pup!

UPDATE 11/12/18 Snowy has found her forever home!  Thank you to everyone who was a part of her journey.  If you would like to help other pups like Snowy remain at home with their guardians, please consider volunteering:  Volunteer With PAWS NY This sweet pup, Snowy, needs a forever home! Snowy would be a perfect match…

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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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Sweet Pup Cody In Need of New Home

July 20, 2018: Update! Cody adopted!  An enormous thank you to everyone who helped find Cody his fur-ever home. If you are still interested in getting involved, we are always in need of more volunteers!  PAWS NY volunteers help provide pet care assistance for vulnerable New Yorkers who are facing health challenges, mobility impairment, and illness, with…

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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 Grant From Marta Heflin Foundation To Formalize Innovative Foster and Emergency Care Program

New York, NY, February 22, 2018 – Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS NY) is thrilled to announce that it has been awarded a generous $10,000 grant from Marta Heflin Foundation for its Foster and Emergency Care Program. Through this program, PAWS NY cares for pets whose guardians are hospitalized or facing medical emergencies. Individuals often…

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PAWS NY Launches its Constant Companion Monthly Giving Program!

October 26, 2017: We are thrilled to announce the launch of our monthly giving program Constant Companions! Please join our Constant Companion Monthly Giving Program! Your support ensures that we can continue to provide assistance to help New York City seniors and others in need remain with their pets. Every dollar makes a big difference for…

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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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Summer Success!

Summer 2016!  PAWS NY takes great pride in our volunteers and partners, and we understand that our supporters, like you, allow us to fulfill our mission of helping to keep people and their pets together. We are thrilled to announce that the shared belief in the power of the human-animal bond led to an exciting…

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PAWS NY 2016 Annual Fundraiser

Join us for cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction in support of PAWS NY!  All proceeds go directly toward helping our clients and their pets stay together! When: Tuesday, June 28th from 6:30 to 9 pm Where: The Winslow, 243 East 14th Street, NYC 10003 For more information, to purchase tickets, or to make…

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Spa Day for Angel

April 27, 2016 Pet health is important to us here at PAWS NY. We know that a healthy pet is a happy pet, and through generous supporters and volunteers, we can sometimes provide medical and grooming assistance to our clients when needed. We have many successful partnerships with amazing veterinarians in NYC and we are…

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Milestone Celebration

April 20, 2016 PAWS NY is excited to announce we have trained our 1,000th volunteer since our first orientation in the fall of 2009! This fulfilling moment marks a milestone in our organization’s history and represents the dedication of our volunteers, helping to provide much needed services to a vulnerable population in NYC. Many of…

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PAWS NY joins 2016 United Airlines NYC Half

March 20, 2016 PAWS NY was thrilled to be named an Official Charity Partner of the 2016 United Airlines NYC Half, which took place on March 20th, 2016.   This marked the first time, PAWS NY participated in a NYRR (New York Road Runners) event and we couldn’t be more proud of our team! PAWS NY…

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BronxNet Interviews PAWS NY Founder

March 15, 2016: PAWS NY Founder/Executive Director, Rachel Herman, was interviewed on BronxNet TV.  Host Bob Lee interviewed Ms. Herman to learn more about how our organization connects and empowers people and animals. Click here to view the interview.    

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PAWS NY Receives $30,000 Grant from ASPCA

January 21, 2016 – PAWS NY is thrilled to announce that the ASPCA has awarded us a $30,000 grant for program expansion. For the full, press release, please click here: PAWS NY ASPCA Press Release – 2016.01.21 – FINAL ASPCA Provides Program Expansion Support to PAWS NY Grant Will Help Keep Pets at Home and Out…

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PAWS NY is Hiring!

January 21, 2016 – PAWS NY is hiring, and we’re looking to grow our 2 person staff by 100%!  We are seeking a full-time Program Manager and Program Assistant.  For more information, or to apply, please visit: https://pawsny.org/join-our-team/!

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PAWS NY Featured on Littlethings.com and Huff Post!

November 6, 2015: LittleThings.com wrote an article and created a video to highlight the work we’re doing! AND to top it off, HuffPost Good News also posted the article and video on their website!  Here’s a link to the article, and below is the video: http://www.littlethings.com/paws-ny-beatrice-anderson/

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PAWS NY Founder Named 40 Under 40 Rising Star

October 19, 2015: We’re thrilled to announce that our Founder/Executive Director, Rachel Herman, has been named by New York Nonprofit Media as one of the 40 Under 40 Rising Stars in the nonprofit world! http://nynmedia.com/news/nyn-presents-40-under-40

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PAWS NY Founder Interviewed on NASH FM!

9/6/2015: We are honored and excited to have been featured on NASH FM 94.7 with Kelly Ford on NASH Matters! Check out the radio interview by our Founder/Executive Director, Rachel Herman, here: http://bit.ly/PAWSonNASHFM

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PAWS Listed on Forbes.com Blog!

December 31, 2014: PAWS NY is on the Forbes “12 Days of Charitable Giving” list! We’re the 12th and final organization! This is such an honor! To read the article, please visit: http://www.forbes.com/sites/kellyphillipserb/2014/12/31/12-days-of-charitable-giving-paws-ny/

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Check Out Our New PAWS NY Promo Video!

Our new video is ready! Check it out and learn more about the great work we’re doing to help keep people and pets together.  Huge thank you to Aaron Langley for putting together the video and to Idealist for the footage.  Enjoy!

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"Mondays with Nora" – A Volunteer's Story

November 6, 2014: Sue Hurell Nickles is one of our dedicated volunteers, and she recently wrote an article called “Mondays with Nora” about her weekly visits with one of our clients.  It appears in the November issue of The Healthcare Marketer’s Exchange, which is a monthly digital and print magazine written by and for members of a…

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Volunteer Spotlight Series

October 29, 2014: We are pleased to announce the launch of our new monthly Volunteer Spotlight series! Each month we will share with you a story of one of our dedicated volunteers. Our volunteers are the backbone of our organization, and it is because of their commitment that we are able to carry out our mission each and…

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PAWS NY Founder Featured in Fast Company Article

October 9, 2014:  PAWS NY Founder and Executive Director, Rachel Herman, is featured alongside other nonprofit leaders in Fast Company article, “What You Need to Know Before Getting Your Dream Job Saving the World”!  Check out the article here: http://bit.ly/1EuO2mf

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Seeking Homes for Cats

October 8, 2014: Sadly, we are looking for new homes for 3 cats.  If you or anyone you know is interested, please contact us at (212). 203.4760, ext. 302 or at carrie.nydick@pawsny.org. Meet Gracie One of our beloved clients recently passed away, leaving behind her sweet 4 year old cat, Gracie (pictured left).  Gracie would…

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PAWS NY in The Daily Kibble

September 10, 2014: PAWS NY is pleased to announce that it is “Today’s Scoop” in The Daily Kibble!  We are thrilled to be featured in this great email newsletter that focuses on our furry four-legged friends! Big thanks to The Daily Kibble!

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PAWS NY Receives Grant from Cestone Foundation!

PAWS NY is thrilled to announce that The Michele and Agnese Foundation has donated a $2,500 grant to our organization, which will provide critical support that will enable our clients and their pets to stay together through thick and thin.  We are so grateful for their generous support!

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PAWS NY Founder’s Story Featured in Idealist Blog and Video!

We are so pleased that Idealist has featured our Founder and Executive Director, Rachel Herman, and her story for starting the organization on their Careers blog and on a new video! Check out the video below, and you can find the blog post here: http://idealistcareers.org/what-does-it-take-to-start-a-nonprofit/.

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PAWS NY Featured in Idealist Video!

We are thrilled to announce that Idealist’s latest video features our organization and tells the story of why our Founder, Rachel Herman, started our organization and how Idealist has helped us get to where we are today! Big thanks to Idealist for telling our story!

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PAWS NY Contest! Be The Next Voice For Animals!

Spread the word! We’re looking for a great theme, event title, or idea for our next annual fundraiser! Your idea could be the official title of the big event and will be seen across the globe. Our team will select a group of finalists and then we’ll let the public (that’s you!) vote on the…

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PAWS NY Founder Named NY1's New Yorker of the Week!

We are happy to share the news that our Founder and Executive Director, Rachel Herman, is this week’s NY1’s New Yorker of the Week!  The segment, along with Ms. Herman’s live interview, aired on The Call on Friday night, January 31st.  To read the article and view the video, please click here.

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Daisy's Journey

A beloved friend and client named Charles passed away recently, and he left behind Daisy, a 16 year old labrador who was his best friend.  We reached out in search of a new home, and we were touched by the outpouring of support we received. Throughout the process, our amazing volunteers continued to provide top-notch care for…

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PAWS NY Receives Second Two-Year Grant from Amie's Place Foundation!

New York, NY, January 2014 – Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS NY) is thrilled to announce that it has been awarded a second two-year grant from Amie’s Place Foundation, a foundation who funds organizations that create programs dedicated to keeping families and pets together.  At an increase of $20,000, this new two-year grant totals $170,000. In…

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Updated PAWS NY Video!

We are pleased to present our new updated promo video, generously created for free by film student Amanda Robertiello with edits by Gala Matorina.  We hope you enjoy learning more about how we help our clients and their pets stay together through thick and thin!    

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First Annual PAWS NY Holiday Pet Stocking Party!

Our Holiday Pet Stocking Party was a huge success!  Volunteers came together at our office in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and they decorated and filled more than 60 stockings for our clients’ beloved pets!  In addition to the stocking activities, volunteers had an opportunity to meet other volunteers as well as PAWS NY staff and Board Members.…

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PAWS NY Holiday Pet Stocking Drive and #GivingTuesday!

#GivingTuesday is the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.  Thanksgiving is for giving thanks, and #GivingTuesday is for giving back.  PAWS NY is participating in #GivingTuesday, and we hope you will support us. For the first time ever, we have organized a Holiday Pet Stocking Drive so that we can give stockings to all of our clients’ pets.…

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PAWS NY Awarded ASPCA Staffer's Choice Grant of $500

We are thrilled to announce that PAWS NY has been awarded a $500 ASPCA’s Staffer’s Choice grant for general operating support!  This grant will be used to help further our mission of preserving the human-animal bond by keeping our clients and their pets together during times of need.  We are so grateful for the ASPCA’s…

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New PAWS NY Promo Video!

We are pleased to present our new promo video, generously created for free by film student Amanda Robertiello.  We hope you enjoy learning more about how we help our clients and their pets stay together through thick and thin!

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Volunteer Happy Hour!

Please join us for happy hour at SideBAR on Tuesday, October 15th. This will be an informal, fun night of cocktails and conversation amongst volunteers and friends. To RSVP, please CLICK HERE! Feel free to invite whomever you wish as this is open to active volunteers, friends of volunteers, those thinking of volunteering, and friends of those…

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$500 Grant Received from ASPCA!

We are pleased to announce that PAWS NY has been awarded a $500 ASPCA’s Staffer’s Choice grant for general operating support!  This grant will be used to help further our mission of preserving the human-animal bond by keeping our clients and their pets together during times of need.  We are very grateful for the ASPCA’s…

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Get Your Tickets to the PAWS NY Annual Event!

Tickets are now on sale for our PAWS NY Annual Event, and everyone’s invited! Online Tickets Sales Have Ended, But You Can Purchase Tickets at the Door! Follow event updates or post about the event on Twitter at #PAWSNYevent When: Monday, May 20th from 6:30 to 9:30 pm Where: Slate, 54 West 21st Street, NYC Details:…

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PAWS NY Receives Pivotal Two Year Grant from Amie's Place Foundation

New York, NY, December 30, 2011 – Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS NY) today announces that Amie’s Place Foundation has awarded them a game-changing two- year Grant of $150,000. This new partnership will allow PAWS NY to make the transition from an all-volunteer management group to a professionally funded and managed nonprofit organization.  Click here…

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PAWS NY is Expanding! Seeking Program Associate and New Board Members!

PAWS NY is expanding, and we are recruiting for a part-time Program Associate and new Board Members!  If you love our mission and want to get more involved in our work, consider applying for the position that’s right for you.  Details below! Program Associate (part-time; 15 hours per week): Reporting to and in partnership with the…

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PAWS NY Featured in Article for The Midtown Gazette

PAWS NY was featured in an article by Simone Scully of The Midtown Gazette.  The artice, “New Nonprofit Helps New Yorkers Care For Their Pets”, talks about our mission and highlights some of our volunteers and the clients we serve.  To read the article, please click here.

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Partner "Treat Me Right" Selling Dog Treats to Benefit PAWS NY

We are thrilled to announce that partner Treat Me Right is selling For Goodness “Flakes” dog treats!   For every order of treats sold between December 1st and December 20th, Treat Me Right will donate $3 to PAWS NY.  This money will go directly to our mission of helping to keep people and pets together…

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PAWS NY Receives $500 Grant from ASPCA

We are pleased to announce that PAWS NY has been awarded a $500 general operating support grant from the ASPCA!  This grant will be used to help further our mission of preserving the human-animal bond by keeping our clients and their pets together during times of need.  We are very grateful for the ASPCA’s support!…

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Sibling Cats In Need of New Home – Can You Help?

Sadly, one of our clients was moved to a facility and sadly, she can no longer keep her two beloved cats. Meet Horatio and Jane, beautiful 10 year old brother and sister in need of a loving new home. If you or anyone you know might be able to give these two a new start,…

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