Burke County GA's Strays Need You!

$315 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 12 people in 26 months
Jeannie Burns  MARENGO, IL
***PLEASE NOTE*** My name is Jeannie Burns, and I live in IL.  I started this fundraiser on behalf, and at the request of , Old Fella Rescue.  All proceeds will go to them.  I am also one of the administrators of the Facebook page mentioned below.

BIG AND SMALL PLEASE HELP THEM ALL - Please be an advocate for the dogs and cats of Burke County, Ga. The situation is dire and animal cruelty, neglect, abandonment, and starvation is out of control 
in this 800 square mile county with no county wide animal services.

We are asking Burke County officials to help with this problem, and unfortunately, August of this year would be the soonest due to the fiscal budget. Until then, we need your help!

The rescue that works hard to save animal's lives in this area is struggling and desperate for help. Funding is scarce and donations are few. They need your support with this overwhelming and heartbreaking task of
saving as many as they can.

Donations are needed for spay/neuter, regular and emergency vetting, transporting dogs to a no kill shelter up north, heart worm treatments, and the list goes on and on.
Please donate any amount. No donation is too small. BE THE
VOICE THEY WISH THEY HAD, MAKE THE CHOICE THEY WISH THEY COULD.

Please support our Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/Animaldumpburkecoga

Please also sign our petition for reform in the county:

https://www.change.org/p/burke-county-ga-no-animal-services-stray-dogs-starving-all-over-county-please-let-commissioners-know-that-animal-services-are-desperately-needed-in-burke-county-ga?recruiter=218169291&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=share_facebook_responsive&utm_term=des-lg-no_src-no_msg


Your donation is tax deductible!  Please be sure to keep your payment receipt for tax time!
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Update 2
Posted by Jeannie Burns
26 months ago
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We thank those who have donated to our fundraiser. Money is the crucial factor in helping the rescue continue what they do, and to get more of the abused, neglected, starving, and homeless strays off the street, rehabilitated, and placed into loving homes.
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Update 1
Posted by Jeannie Burns
26 months ago
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$315 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 12 people in 26 months
Created February 19, 2015
Jeannie Burns  
$20
Anonymous
25 months ago (Monthly Donation)
JD
$15
jodi durfee
26 months ago

My heart goes out to all the animals in Georgia!!! I feel like people in the south, except few, care about animal's down there...just breaks my heart!!! Please take my small donation (wish I could do more) and save some needy pups and kitties

$20
Lisa Floyd
26 months ago
$55
Lisa Floyd
26 months ago

The stray animals in Burke County need help. People with kind hearts are trying the best they can. More funding is needed to save more lives. Count me in

LK
$50
Leslie Kavanagh
26 months ago
$5
Mason Swier
26 months ago
$10
Anonymous
26 months ago
DK
$50
Della Kish
26 months ago
DM
$15
Desda Morris
26 months ago

Could you let people know how you are involved in Burke Co, Ga.- looks like you are listed as in Illinois. Please tell us the names of the rescues in Burke Co who will be receiving the help. thank you. I am sure you will get more donations if you provide this information to donors.

$50
Anonymous
26 months ago
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