Petfinder is sponsoring a contest — the Animal Shelter Rescue Site $100,000 Shelter Challenge — in which you can help your favorite eligible animal rescue organizations win funds to help animals. You can cast one vote every day until midnight on December 14th! Not exactly horse related, but a very good cause all the same.
Participating is simple. You can cast one vote every day for your favorite rescue. Eligible organizations with the most votes could receive one of the grants below!
Grand Prize: One $25,000 grant!
Runner Up: One $10,000 grant!
State Winners: Fifty-four $1,000 state grants
Weekly Winners: Eleven $1,000 weekly grants
The more friends you can rally to vote for your favorite rescue organization, the better its chances of winning. Get people involved! Your favorite rescue organization is counting on you!
To cast your vote, visit this site. Don’t forget to cast your vote every day!
Weekly winners so far include:
- Week 9 (Nov 24 – Nov 30): Days End Farm Horse Rescue of Lisbon, Maryland.
- Week 8 (Nov 17 – Nov 23): South Wood County Humane Society of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
- Week 7 (Nov 10 – Nov 16): Natchitoches Humane Animal Shelter of Natchitoches, Louisiana.
- Week 6 (Nov 3 – Nov 9): Rhode Island SPCA of Riverside, Rhode Island.
- Week 5 (Oct 27 – Nov 2): The Oasis Sanctuary of Benson, Arizona.
- Week 4 (Oct 20 – Oct 26): Operation Scarlet Inc. of Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
- Week 3 (Oct 13 – Oct 19): SBRKY Small Breed Rescue of Kentucky of Nancy, Kentucky.
- Week 2 (Oct 6 – Oct 12): Happy Labs Rescue of Columbus, Indiana
- Week 1 (Sept 29 – Oct 5): Best Friends Animal Society of Kanab, Utah.