A couple of the PetSmart Charities grant programs have fast-approaching deadlines:
Deadline: 30 June 2017
Intake Diversion: This grant category focuses on reducing pet homelessness by helping organizations make wellness services, behavioral training and education more accessible to pet parents. https://www.petsmartcharities.org/pro/grants/intake-diversion
Keeping Pets and Families Together: This grant is dedicated to providing support through life’s toughest moments by creating resources for families facing homelessness, victims and survivors of domestic violence, and/or military leave that would enable them to keep their pet. https://www.petsmartcharities.org/pro/grants/keeping-pets-families-together
Their full calendar can be viewed here:
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I object to the assumption/implication/inference in this article that millennials’ parents are baby boomers.
I’m the parent of a “millennial” and my generation did not cause this economic situation and are also victims of those who ‘came before’.
‘Psychologically scarred’ millennials are killing dozens of industries — and it’s their parents’ fault“
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“Q&A: Exposing the realities of eviction” by Matthew Desmond
Just Shelter – Founded by Matthew Desmond and Tessa Lowinske Desmond to raise awareness of the human cost of the lack of affordable housing in America and to amplify the work of community organizations working to preserve affordable housing, prevent eviction, and reduce family homelessness. Link to site: http://justshelter.org/
The Evicted Book Foundation – Set up to directly benefit the families in . The board of the Evicted Book Foundation includes Evicted Matthew Desmond, Tessa Lowinske Desmond, Devah Pager, Ruth Lopez Turley, and Bruce Western. Link to donate: via PayPal
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