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A request from my Husband, Please Help

A friend of his on the Octopus Overlords gaming forum
formed a Non-Profit 501(3)(c) in 2007. It is a No-Kill sanctuary for cats that have Feline Leukemia (FeLV) +/- Feline AIDS (FIV). They are looking for votes for the The Animal Rescue Site $100,000 Shelter+ Challenge. There is no need to register and you can vote once a day.

Here is the link to the original post on OO:

Help my Cat Sanctuary win $100K

This is an open forum, so there should be no need to register to view.

Original text from the post on OO:

Help my Cat Sanctuary win $100K

Post by Crabbs on Tue Oct 28, 2008 4:20 pm
MODS, if this an inappropriate post, please remove. Slight Pimping of my Non-Profit – Froggie’s Pond incoming 🙂

As some of you might remember (or not), My wife and I formed a Non-Profit 501(3)(c) in 2007. It is a No-Kill sanctuary for cats that have Feline Leukemia (FeLV) +/- Feline AIDS (FIV). We have grown to around 15 resident cats which have a combination of either disease. We have done quite well with our fund-raising efforts and just had a successful yard sale that will pay our bills for another 10-12 months. Here are a couple links to PDF’s of our Sanctuary brochures telling our story and talking about some of our cats.

2007 Froggie’s Story PDF ~8meg

2008 Froggie’s Pond Update PDF ~3meg

The jist of this post is to see if the OO Hive can help my shelter garner some more funding. Petfinder.com is running a $100K Shelter Challenge. The National shelter with the most votes as of December 2008 wins the Grand Prize, there are also smaller prizes for state winners and random drawings.

I’m asking you to help us with this ‘Popularity Contest.’ If you don’t want to help Froggie’s Pond out, well then toss your vote behind your local Animal Rescue group.

Here’s how you can vote for Froggie’s Pond :

No need to register on the site or anything just

1) Go to http://www.theanimalrescuesite.com/clickToGive/shelterchallenge.faces?siteId=3&link=ctg_ars_shelterchallenge_from_home_sidetabs
2) Select MI in the State Drop down box.
3) Enter Battle Creek in the City Box
4) Press Search
5) Vote for Froggie’s Pond once the next page comes up
6) Confirm your vote by tying the name of the animal in the ‘captcha’
7) Repeat every 24 hours if desired 🙂

The Cats and I really thank you for your time and help.

Again if this pimping is inapropriate, please remove this post as the Moderators see fit. Thanks

Ben (aka Crabbs) & Sara & the Felines


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