Official DDAF Grantee

We are pleased, proud, and grateful to announce that we have received a Doris Day Animal Foundation grant of $5,000 for our pet food pantry and food expenses. Thank you Doris Day Animal Foundation for helping us keep pets in their loving homes and out of shelters!

 

Many thanks to all of our generous recent donors...

Thank you to The Pub On Main’s Weyerbacher Last Chance Event. We were able to collect food donations, spread our mission, and received a portion of beer sales. We look forward to partnering with more businesses in the months to come!

Thank you to Lehigh Valley Press and Times News selected the AFB as the recipient of the proceeds from the sale of their “Cutest Pets Calendar”. Thank you!

Thank you to the Minsi Trail Cub Scout Pack 333, Center Valley for recently holding a donation drive for us and we are so grateful!

Thank you to the Cope Childcare and Learning Center a conducting a dog treat drive for us! Our doggie friends are going to be very happy!
 
Thank you to St. John’s United Church of Christ, Nazareth, for conducting a food drive for the fourth year in a row for the AFB, and specifically for the collection of dry cat food.

Thank you to the Emmaus Public Library for recently collecting food for us. Together we can keep families and their pets together!


This Holiday Season, we were blown away by our community's willingness to help pets and their families in need. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for all of the food drives conducted on our behalf by these amazing businesses and organizations. And thank you to everyone who stopped by and dropped off donations for us. As an all volunteer, non-profit, we truly can't do this without you. YOU are making it possible for us to help so many in need and to keep families together. Thank you to the following businesses and organizations...
 

Clear Channel Airport, Allentown
HYDAC Corp., Bethlehem
Alburtis Animal Hospital
Girl Scout's Daisy Troop (Troop 8007)
Auburn Station Apartments, Allentown
Parkland High School
Keystone Rampworks LLC
Penn Skate
Freemansburg Elementary, Bethlehem
Emmaus Run Inn
Sarah Woodruff through"K-9 Nose Work" camp
She Salon and Spa Emmaus
Donegan Elementary School, Bethlehem
Lehigh Valley Health Network Hospice Group
Parkland High School National Honor Society 


We extend our sincerest thanks to the following Foundations and donors, whose grants and generosity will help us pay for pet food, for the storage and transportation of that food, and for improvements to our office systems:

Our warmest thanks to the Barry M. Kessler Fund for Animal Rights & Conservation, a designated fund of the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation, for their grant of $3,000.
Our sincerest appreciation to a generous anonymous donor for their grant of $5,000.
Our warm thanks to the Ruth P. Seruga Trust for its grant of $2,000 to information technology, including custom software, computers and tablets.


Many, many thanks to St. James’ Lutheran Church, Coopersburg, for the generous gift of $1000 from its Social Ministry Team and the endowment of the late Al Hittinger, a beloved former member of their congregation.

The Animal Food Bank has received many thoughtful monetary donations forwarded in memory of Sal Ritz, Jr.  Mr. Ritz was a beloved theater director, musician and teacher in the Lehigh Valley, and his family kindly designated the Food Bank as a beneficiary of memorial donations. 

Thank you to the Jackson Galaxy Foundation and World’s Best Cat Litter for their donation of cat litter for our feline loving clients! What a huge help this donation will be. Thank you!

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Thank you to Peaceable Kingdom, Last Chance Ranch, The Center for Animal Health and Welfare, and Lehigh County Humane Society for your continuous support!