UPDATE: SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOS FROM THE INVITATION-ONLY AWARD PRESENTATION
Exciting News for The Cat Daddy
Jackson will be honored as the recipient of the Helen Woodward Animal Center 2015 Humane Award this weekend.
When & Where
The Award will be presented on Saturday, July 11th from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. by Mike Arms, President of the Helen Woodward Animal Center (HWAC). The presentation will take place at an invitation-only group of special guests in Rancho Santa Fe, California.
Who: The Presenter
Humane Award presenter Michael Arms is a pioneer in the animal welfare industry. He is recognized worldwide as the creator of both the International Pet Adoptathon and "Home 4 the Holidays." Mike is credited with saving the lives of more orphaned animals than anyone else in the history of the planet.
About the Humane Award
The annual Humane Award is presented to an individual or entity that has made a significant positive impact on the animal welfare world; those who devote their time, energy and resources to improving the quality of life for orphaned animals.
People that have received the award in the past include Kristen Bell, Diane Keaton, Betty White, Tippi Hedren, and Linda Blair.
“We are honored to present this award to such a truly outstanding individual,” says Mike. “Jackson Galaxy has dedicated himself and his life to these beautiful creatures and he has our enduring respect and unwavering friendship.”
Jackson and HWAC
Jackson signed on as a luminary in 2014 to Remember Me Thursday™, so this year the presentation of the award will be very personal to Mike Arms, who created the special campaign for HWAC. Jackson shared the campaign’s important message on the September Day of Remembrance for orphan pets who had lost their lives without finding forever homes. The social media posts and tweets he created single-handedly resulted in thousands of media impressions and shares in a single day, which has increased awareness and touched the lives of shelter pets waiting for rescue. This coming September, Jackson will once again to be a luminary for the 2015 campaign.
Jackson is extremely grateful, honored, and humbled to be a recipient of the 2015 Humane Award.
Thank you Helen Woodward Animal Center, Mike Arms, and all the staff and volunteers who work tirelessly on behalf of animals everywhere.
HERE ARE PHOTOS FROM THE INVITATION-ONLY AWARD PRESENTATION EVENT!