Spotlight: PAWS for a Cause
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About The Event
Animals both domestic and wild deserve a home and to live a full life free from harm. Whether it is sheltering and adopting homeless cats and dogs, transporting animals from high kill shelters to cities with demand for animals, rehabilitating injured and orphaned wildlife, or educating people, our panel of experts are making a better world for animals and people. Join YP Impact as we hear from a panel of experts that are champions for animals.Speakers:
- Heidi Wills, CEO, PAWS
- Dr. Peter Rork, CEO, Dog is My Co-Pilot
- Jennifer Convy, Senior Director of Wildlife, Companion Animal and Education Services, PAWS
- Richard Beausoleil, Bear and Cougar Specialist, Wildlife Program, Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
PAWS helps cats, dogs, and wild animals go home and thrive – whether home is the family room or the forest. We do this by rehabilitating orphaned and injured wildlife, sheltering and adopting homeless cats and dogs, and educating the community to inspire compassionate action for animals.
Since 1967, PAWS has united more than 130,000 cats and dogs with loving families, cared for more than 140,000 sick, injured, and orphaned wild animals, and made the world a better place for countless others through outreach, education, and advocacy.About YP Impact:
YP Impact is the charitable division of YPCommunities, formed in response to young professionals (professionals young at heart) wanting to make a difference in their community. We empower connection, inspire change and create impact through quarterly campaigns focused on different social issues and featuring reputable nonprofits. We offer a different kind of professional networking, building community among like-minded young professionals and the issues that are most important to them.