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VVAPL RECEIVES DISNEY GRANT

For over 30 years, Disneyland Resort cast members have focused on providing meaningful service to their communities. One way cast members make a positive impact is through the Disney VoluntEARS Community Fund (DVCF), an employee charitable giving program entirely funded by cast members through

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Stella and Bruno’s Microchip Miracle

Gina Munguia approached the kennel. The dog walked over, sniffed Munguia and immediately started wagging her tail. VVAPL Humane Society staff was ecstatic, and Munguia was visibly in shock and crying. It wasn’t because she found a dog to adopt. It’s because Stella, an English Bulldog,

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SWG Fuel For Life Donates Over $11,000 to VVAPL

Southwest Gas encourages a culture of giving, and their employees have a long and proud history of making a meaningful difference in the communities they serve. The Fuel For Life program gives employees the opportunity to support local nonprofits through one-time gifts or ongoing payroll deductions.

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BIG THANKS TO APEX LOGISTICS COMMODITIES

Apex Logistics Commodities transports raw building materials and has offices in Southern California and Nevada. The Adelanto and Hesperia locations participated in our Holiday Food Drive thanks to owner Steve Gale, Monique Pettigrew, with the HR Department from the Hesperia location and food drive

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WARM FUZZY THANK YOU TO THE VICTORVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

T he Victorville Police Department came through big during our Holiday Food Drive. Between bags of food and money collected, the station donated 140 pounds of food. Thanks to the Victorville PD’s help to reach our goal of 5,000 pounds of food, many animals found a forever home for the holidays

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SENIORS AT SUMMIT LEADERSHIP ACADEMY DONATE FOOD

The senior class at Summit Leadership Academy in Hesperia held a dog and cat food drive to help VVAPL Humane Society reach their goal of 5,000 pounds of food during their Holiday Food Drive. In two weeks, the seniors collected almost 70 pounds of food from friends and family. Senior Travis Henry

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KIWANIS CLUB OF APPLE VALLEY & APPLE VALLEY FEED BIN DONATE BIG

We are extremely grateful to the Kiwanis Club of Apple Valley and Apple Feed Bin for helping us feed our animals for the past 25 years. Ambassador Dog Millie accepted their amazing donation of 1,100 pounds of dry pet food on behalf of all his furry friends at the humane society and gives them both

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THANK YOU TO ROTARY CLUB OF THE HIGH DESERT

Steve Myers with the Rotary Club of the High Desert presents VVAPL Humane Society Executive Director Kathy Williamson and Ambassador Dog Millie with a $500 check for the humane society’s C.A.R.E.S. Senior Program. Thank you Rotary Club of the High Desert. Ambassador Millie gives you Two Paws

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Country Critters Round Up Donation

We want to give a big THANK YOU to Stacy Wendler owner of The Broken Saddle Saloon & Steakhouse, 14562 7th Street in Victorville, along with her mom JoAnn and Aunt LuAnn, for hosting the Country Critters Round Up during September. These awesome women collected dog and cat food throughout the

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Maple Elementary Fifth Grade Classes Held Donation Drive For VVAPL Humane Society

Three fifth grade classes at Maple Elementary in Hesperia held a school-wide donation drive in September to help our animals. The children collected a number of cat and dog items including food, toys, treats, cleaning supplies, and bowls. Every year the classes choose a community service project.

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