FREDERICKSBURG – The Community Foundation of the Rappahannock River Region announces

$55,000 granted from the new Homeless Animals Support Network Fund ( The fund provides support on an as-needed basis for small rescues and shelters throughout the state, to aid in the shared goal of a No-Kill VA. A recent competitive grant cycle open to small, rural and underserved animal welfare organizations throughout Virginia awarded grants to the organizations and projects listed below.

Animal Care Assistance Program Project: Animal care

Cat Action Team Project: Animal Care

Central Virginia Regional Rescue Project: Spay & Neuter Program

Dogs Deserve Better

Project: Spay & Neuter Program

Friends of Russell County Animals Project: Spay & Neuter Program

Furever Friends Lodge Project: Spay/Neuter Program

Highland County Humane Society, Inc. Project: Pet Food Pantry

Prince William Animal Advocates Project: Spay & Neuter Program

Salem’s Light

Project: Outreach Program SFC Virginia

Project: Parvo Program

The Furever Project

Project: Spay & Neuter Program

Twin County Humane Society

Project: Outdoor-Housed Dogs Program

Wise County Humane Society

Project: Spay/Neuter Program and Pilots for Paws

Animal Welfare Foster Program (AWFP) Project: Pet supplies

To learn more about our grant programs visit our website at, or contact Casey Hu, Director of Donor Services, at [email protected] or 540-373-9292 x123.