VOLUNTEER WITH YOUR DOG AT MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES’ PAWS FOR A CAUSE
You and Your Pet Can Make a Difference Together at Matthew 25: Ministries
APRIL 8, 2019 Cincinnati, OH – Matthew 25: Ministries, an international humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization in Cincinnati, OH is hosting a fun event for the whole family—including your tail-wagging family member! The fourth annual “Paws for a Cause” takes place on Thursday, April 11. Bring your lovable canine companion with you to volunteer during our evening shift from 4:30 – 7:30 at our canine-friendly station. The evening includes doggie treats and a photo booth so you can commemorate the event. Register online at https://m25m.org/event/pawsforacause/. No pup? No problem! Volunteering will be open to the public as well.
“Our pets are like family members,” said M25M CEO Tim Mettey, “If you work all day, you may not want to leave your pet at home alone in the evenings – so we’ve created an opportunity for our volunteers to help people in need and spend quality time with their pets. Our volunteers really appreciate this fun opportunity and it’s become very popular. The animals are very well-behaved and definitely get good exercise during the event.”
Thank you to our event partners PAWS Adoption Center and Suite Paws Pet Resort. Paws for a Cause also welcomes support from media sponsors Kiss 107 and 700 WLW. Photography will be provided by Magic Moments Photography. PAWS Adoption Center will have adoptable dogs at the event. All socialized canine companions are welcome. Guidelines for pet participation include
- 1 dog per adult participant (18 yrs and older).
- Please keep dogs on a leash at all times while on Matthew 25: Ministries property.
- Owners are responsible for cleaning up after pets.
Matthew 25: Ministries accepts cash, credit card and internet donations for ongoing disaster aid and humanitarian relief programs. More than 99% of Matthew 25: Ministries’ cash and in-kind donations go toward programs. All designated funds are used for the purpose intended. Matthew 25 also welcomes volunteers six days a week at their Blue Ash facility. For the most up-to-date information about Matthew 25: Ministries’ humanitarian aid and disaster relief efforts please contact Joodi Archer or Mary Tignor at (513) 793-6256 or visit their website at www.m25m.org. Follow Matthew 25: Ministries on Facebook facebook.com/m25m.org, Pinterest pinterest.com/m25m/, Instagram instagram.com/m25m_org and Twitter twitter.com/M25M_org.
ABOUT MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES: Matthew 25: Ministries rescues and reuses approximately 15,000,000 pounds of corporate discontinues, misprints, overruns, off-spec, slightly damaged, returned and past season products each year and redistributes them to people in desperate need throughout the US and worldwide. Each year, Matthew 25: Ministries impacts the lives of more than 20,000,000 individuals throughout the United States and around the world. More than 99% of Matthew 25: Ministries’ cash and in-kind donations go toward programs. Matthew 25 has been highly ranked on Forbes’ list of the Most Efficient Large Charities in the US. Matthew 25 is also highly-ranked of approximately 3,000 four star charities on Charity Navigator. Matthew 25: Ministries is accredited by the Better Business Bureau through the “Wise Giving Alliance Standards”. For more information, or to schedule an interview, contact Joodi Archer or Mary Tignor at Matthew 25: Ministries (513) 793-6256 or visit www.m25m.org.Return to Press Center