Alabama Spay/Neuter offers reasonably priced spay/neuter surgical procedures for canines + cats. (Sabrina Palmer / Bham Now)
The Remy Fund for Pets and Animal Providers has reached a powerful milestone, surpassing greater than $500K awarded in grants to companion animal nonprofits since 2011. This 12 months, the fund is awarding $60K in grants to 11 native animal-loving organizations. Learn on for the paw-some particulars.
Serving to our furry associates since 2011
A fan favourite spot for pups in Birmingham. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)
The Remy Fund was established by Birmingham space philanthropist, Ken Jackson, to honor the reminiscence of his late canine, Remy. You could acknowledge the fund’s identify from the favored Remy’s Canine Park at Pink Mountain Park.
The particular fund ensures that native organizations that present vital sources for companion animals (canines, cats and horses) will at all times be supported by means of annual grants. Due to the beneficiant assist of donors, together with a $100K present from VP Funds, the Remy Fund has surpassed $1M in whole property.
This 12 months, the Remy Fund has reached one other spectacular milestone, surpassing $500K in grants offered to native animal nonprofits in Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Blount and Walker counties since 2011.
“I’m excited to see that the Remy Fund has been in a position to present much-needed assist to organizations which are making a big influence on our companion animals. It has been extremely rewarding to work with beneficiant donors, our volunteer grant committee and the workforce on the Group Basis during the last 10 years in making a distinction for our animals and the people they contact in our neighborhood.”
Ken Jackson, Founder, The Remy Fund
2022 grant recipients