|Miami Mega Match-a-thon Press Release|
HUMANE SOCIETY OF GREATER
Community Support Needed to Find Homes for Animals and Save More Lives.
Miami, FL — Humane Society of Greater Miami, Miami-Dade Animal Services and The Cat Network, Inc., announced that they are one of 55 communities nationwide to receive grant funding to participate in the first ever ASPCA “Mega Match-a-thon” event.
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) is granting nearly $500,000 to support large-scale adoption events held simultaneously nationwide in an effort to save more lives of shelter animals.
Adults, Children and families are encouraged to attend and enjoy children’s activities, food and refreshments, a fun entertaining program, pet photography and various specials throughout the day. Free parking is available in the park.
“The ASPCA Mega Match-a-thon is a great motivator for our staff and for the members of our community to help the many wonderful cats and dogs in our shelters find loving homes,” said Donna Tallon, Executive Director of the Humane Society of Greater Miami. “Working together with Miami-Dade Animal Services and The Cat Network, we can save thousands of animals and enrich the lives of new adopting families.”
We ask our South Florida community to get involved and help us promote the event. Help us create awareness by displaying our posters, distributing informational flyers in your business location, posting a link on your website, including our event in your newsletters, and following us on Social Media.
Our Miami Match-a-thon partners:
Miami Dade Animal Services
The Cat Network