CLUB PARTNER, $10,000
Avalan is a comprehensive wealth management firm that works closely with clients and utilizes a consultative approach to financial, business, investment and personal planning needs. Through its defined wealth management process, Avalan provides counseling for a limited number of high-net-worth individuals, closely held corporations, trusts and pensions. The firm's goal is to enter into long-term, mutually-beneficial relationships, which it develops to not only be lifelong, but multigenerational as well. Therefore, Avalan engages in new relationships only after its team determines that its services add substantial value in assisting clients to achieve their goals and all that is important to them. In every aspect of Avalan's work, the firm provides an uncompromising commitment to administer world-class client service while striving to accomplish each of its clients’ highly individualized wealth management needs.
CLUB PARTNER, $5,000
Who's Walking Who Dog Walking & Pet Sitting Services visits with your pet(s) in the comfort of your own home, which allows for a less stressful, consistent daily routine and gives you the peace of mind that your pet is getting the quality attention it deserves by a professional with years of experience working with animals. The company offers regular dog-walking services as well as in-home pet sitting and pet sitting visits while you're on vacation or out of town on business trips.
CLUB PARTNER, $5,000
Advanced Veterinary Specialists (AVS) is a state-of-the-art 24-hour emergency and specialty hospital located near downtown Santa Barbara. Founded in 2012, AVS provides pets with diagnostics and therapeutics that complement the care provided by your trusted family veterinarian and values that partnership. Many of its doctors are board-certified specialists who have extensive training in fields such as Internal Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, Cardiology, Emergency and Critical Care, and Dentistry. They assess patients with complicated disorders, including kidney or liver disease, diabetes mellitus, immune diseases, heart murmurs, and anemia. At AVS, doctors perform a wide variety of specialized procedures including ultrasounds, color flow Doppler echocardiograms (heart ultrasound), endoscopy, chemotherapy, biopsies, bone marrow sampling, tracheal stent placement, soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries, and much more. AVS also has a CT Scanner onsite for patients that require advanced imaging diagnostics. In addition to specialty medicine, they have the distinction of becoming certified as a Level II Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Facility by the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society. They are one of only two veterinary hospitals in the state of California to achieve Level II designation. AVS is proud of their staff and the superior medicine and service they provide to the community.
CLUB PARTNER: $5,000
Boehringer Ingleheim is a global, research-driven pharmaceutical company, embracing many cultures and diverse societies. Boehringer Ingelheim, which was founded in 1885 by Albert Boehringer, provides a comprehensive range of products to enhance the health, well-being and performance of a wide range of animals. It is a forward-looking company with a proven track record, producing pharmaceutical products and vaccines for livestock, pets and wildlife (including endangered species). Boehringer Ingelheim is a supporter of the veterinarian community and the agricultural industry.
CLUB PARTNER, $3,000
As a full service accounting firm, Damitz, Brooks, Nightingale, Turner & Morriset is uniquely qualified to handle all business related compliance and planning issues for professional services firms. From contracting businesses to architectural firms and law partnerships to medical practices, our professionals have the resources and experience to meet all of your business accounting and tax needs.
C.A.R.E.4PAWS AMBASSADOR, $500
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Grantors and nonprofit partners
C.A.R.E.Paws is grateful to have the ongoing support of a wide range of foundations and nonprofit partners on a local, state and national level. These generous organizations help us maintain and grow our programs.
SANTA BARBARA HUMANE SOCIETY
The Santa Barbara Humane Society (SBHS) has been a generous supporter of C.A.R.E.4Paws' Spay/Neuter Program since 2010. In fact, the SBHS was our very first Spay/Neuter Program grantor and also assisted us with the equipping of our Spay Mobile when we first acquired the vehicle in 2012, donating more than $25,000. In 2017, the SBHS contributed more than $38,000 for spays/neuters and C.A.R.E.4Paws' work in north county and in 2018, we received a generous $25,000 grant.The SBHS, founded in 1887, is dedicated to the welfare of animals and strives to provide a safe haven for homeless dogs and cats until they are able to find forever homes for them.
Chrissie's Fund is a private foundation that supports programs that reduce dog overpopulation, promote adoptions and help eliminate the suffering of dogs. Its funding is allocated primarily for bully breeds, large dogs of any breed and mix, and seniors. Chrissie's Fund is not only a supporter of C.A.R.E.4Paws' Spay/Neuter Program for many years, but a sponsor of Wags n' Whiskers since 2010.
SANTA BARBARA FOUNDATION
For more than eight decades, the Santa Barbara Foundation has been at the center of civic activity, a vibrant expression of its engaged citizenry, a solver of problems, a partner in philanthropy, and a critical supporter of community organizations and efforts. In 2012-2014, the foundation helped launch C.A.R.E.4Paws' Community Outreach Program through three generous annual grants. The foundation has provided support for our spay/neuter efforts in Guadalupe, for our staffs' continued education and equipment for our new Spay Mobile. An incredible $45,000 contribution from Marianne & Stacy Cocks Fund through Santa Barbara Foundation made a tremendous impact on our Spay/Neuter and Paws Up For Pets programs in 2017-2018, and in 2018, a $5,000 Express Grant helped us outfit our new mobile clinic.
DIANA BASEHART LIFELINE FUND
Diana Basehart Lifeline Fund is a veterinary assistance fund inspired by Diana Basehart, a lifelong animal advocate whose former foundation provided critical vet care to more than 1,500 pets in southern Santa Barbara County over the past four years. Diana Basehart and many of her foundation supporters now contribute significantly to C.A.R.E.4Paws’ Lifeline Fund to help us ensure pets in the Santa Barbara area continue to receive the medical attention they need.
WENDY P. MCCAW FOUNDATION
The Wendy P McCaw Foundation has contributed generously to C.A.R.E.4Paws since 2011. The $15,000 grants we received for 2017 and 2018 support Paws Up for Pets, our new youth program, which engages local youth to promote accountability for animals, fight discrimination and abuse and compassion in our community.
PetSmart Charities supported C.A.R.E.4Paws in 2012 through 2015 with a generous, targeted spay/neuter grant. In 2017 and 2018, we have received $10,000 to support our Companion Pet Assistance Veterinary Intervention Program.
ROY & IDA EAGLE FOUNDATION
Since 2009, the Roy & Eagle Foundation has invested in a wide range of nonprofit organizations in the areas of Health and Human Services, Education, Wildlife and Domestic Animals, focusing primarily on Northern Santa Barbara County. The foundation has generously helped fund C.A.R.E.4Paws' Community Outreach Program for five years. This program targets undeserved areas of Santa Barbara County and ensures pet owners in need have access to affordable or free services.
Banfield Foundation supports C.A.R.E.4Paws Companion Pet Assistance Veterinary Intervention Program, which provides veterinary care to pet owners who cannot afford to bring their dogs and cats to the vet.
ANIMAL CHARITABLE FOUNDATION OF SANTA BARBARA
The Wood-Claeyssens Foundation enhances the quality of life in the local community through grantmaking to qualified 501(c)(3) organizations serving the Santa Barbara and Ventura County areas. The foundation has generously helped fund C.A.R.E.4Paws' Spay/Neuter and Community Outreach Programs for five years.
DR. HILDEGARD H. BALIN CHARITABLE TRUST
Dr. Hildegard H. Balin Charitable Trust has generously supported C.A.R.E.4.Paws' Dog Training Intervention and spay/neuter program for five years. The foundation's mission is to promote the welfare and needs of the financially-at-risk and elderly residents, with particular consideration being given to their nutritional, legal, and medical needs and the welfare of dogs to include housing, nutrition, general care, and placement within suitable homes.
GREY MUZZLE ORGANIZATION
The Grey Muzzle Organization improves the lives of at-risk senior dogs by providing funding and resources to animal shelters, rescue organizations, sanctuaries, and other nonprofit groups nationwide. C.A.R.E.4Paws' generous grant will assist dozens of senior dogs with veterinary care in Santa Barbara County.
SANTA BARBARA CITY ANIMAL CONTROL
Our grant from City Animal Control pays for the altering of more than 40 dogs and cats from City of Santa Barbara. We are grateful to have received support from animal control for the past three years.
The Petco Foundation, a grantor for C.A.R.E.4Paws' Spay/Neuter Program, believes that every animal deserves to live its best life. Since 1999, the foundation has invested more than $167 million in lifesaving animal welfare work to make that happen. With its more than 4,000 animal welfare partners, its inspires and empowers communities to make a difference by investing in adoption and medical care programs, spay and neuter services, pet cancer research, service and therapy animals, and numerous other lifesaving initiatives.
ETHEL FRENDS FOUNDATION
Ethel Frends Foundation was established in 1997 to support and promote canine care and/or canine education. The foundation specifically supports organizations that serve the following California counties: Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, or San Diego. Ethel Frends is a generous grantor for our spay/neuter program.
ResQcats is a Santa Barbara-based nonprofit cat sanctuary dedicated to the rescue, care and adoption of abandoned cats and kittens. Since 1997, RESQCATS has rescued and adopted out more than 2,800 stray and abandoned cats and kittens. Founder Jeffyne Telson and her husband, Mitch, are wonderful C.A.R.E.Paws supporters, who have sponsored more than a hundred of our spay/neuter surgeries and contributed generously to both of our mobile clinics. Jeffyne just released a book is about her journey of creating RESQCATS, the challenges and opportunities she has faced, and the valuable life lessons the cats and kittens have taught her. Get your copy at http://resqcats.org/cat_tails.asp. All proceeds go to helping cats in need.
THE ROTARY CLUB OF SANTA BARBARA SUNRISE
The Rotary Club of Santa Barbara Sunrise is made up of local business, professional, and civic leaders. They meet regularly, get to know each other and form friendships, and through that they are able to get things done in both local and global communities. The club is active in local service projects, including a free dental clinic that provides critical care to the underserved in our community. It purchases and distributes free dictionaries to all 3rd graders in the Santa Barbara Unified School District and recognizes at-risk youth at La Cuesta Continuation High School with a Student of the Month program. It also engages in hands-on improvement projects at Camp Whittier, part of United Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Barbara County. Internationally, the Sunrise club supports a children’s orphanage and surgical eye clinics in Mexico in addition to funding clean-water projects, medical clinic improvements, and a pharmacy project in two rural communities in Nicaragua. The club meets for the “best breakfast in Santa Barbara” every Wednesday at 7am at the Historic Santa Barbara Club. For more information, call 805.884.6428.
BESS SPIVA TIMMONS FOUNDATION
In 1967, Mrs. Bess Spiva Timmons established the Bess Spiva Timmons Foundation to enable her children and future generations to carry on an already existing program of assistance in areas of education, health, medical research, the arts, programs with minority focus, social services and ecology. Smaller and grass roots organizations were particularly targeted, as she stated that these could use the funds more frugally, and truly needed and appreciated encouragement. The foundations has supported C.A.R.E.4Paws' spay/neuter and community outreach efforts for three years.