Browsing Archive: December, 2013

Humanitarian Award presented to Amanda Curty

Posted by Patricia Thompson on Sunday, December 1, 2013,
On Saturday, November 9, The Franklin County Humane Society presented the Jeane Patton Humanitarian Award to Amanda Curty at the 2013 Fall Party for Paws held at IvyWild Restaurant in Sewanee.



The Jeane Patton Humanitarian Award was established in 2003 in honor of Ms. Jeane Patton, who provided initial support for the creation of Animal Harbor. This award is presented to one or more persons who have made a significant contribution towards The Humane Society's mission to rescue homeless pets, ...
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Animal Harbor Receives DREMC Gift for New Shelter

Posted by Patricia Thompson on Sunday, December 1, 2013,
Thanks to a partnership between Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) and one of its lenders, CoBank, the vision of a new shelter is getting closer to reality. CoBank's "Sharing Success" program offers matching grants that can be accessed by electric cooperatives to assist qualifying 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations.

Recognizing the new animal shelter as a need in the community, DREMC completed the process of applying for the grant and was subsequently awarded $2,000, to be comb...

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