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Keeping Pets and Their People Together
Sam's Hope is seeking
a person with good computer / Internet skills to locate grant opportunities that are a fit for our organization
an experienced grant writer to write successful grants
Did You Know?
Of the many millions of dogs and cats surrendered to shelters or abandoned each year in the United States, approximately one million surrenders/abandonments were due to the owners financial inability to care for their pets.
is dedicated to stopping this heartbreaking cycle, and help "Keep Pets and Their People Together," for the benefit of both the pet and the pet owner.
Our Missionis a Simple One
To save the lives of companion animals by keeping them out of shelters (where they face a very uncertain future*), and with their families.
We achieve our mission through the following programs:
Sam's Hope Pet Food Assistance Program
Sam's Hope Veterinary Care Assistance Program
Sam's Hope Meals for the Pets of the Homebound Elderly Program
*Approximately 50% of pets surrendered to shelters never find a new home, and sadly, are euthanized.
100,000+ lbs. Pet Food Distributed, 5,000+ Pets Fed 109 Veterinary Care Grants Awarded 104 Pets of the Homebound Elderly Receiving Home-Delivered Meals Countless Lives Saved - Since July 2013