The community has spoken!

As a result of the Semi Annual Community Meeting of Pima Alliance For Animal Welfare last month, there will be three new working committees to address current challenges in our community.

The following list includes the new PAAW committees and several other new or existing committees at PAAW, PACC and NKPC/  They represent a wide range of work underway and, in most cases, a request for your support and participation.  

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress;
working together is success.― Henry Ford 

Volunteer! Be their voice!

Please rsvp per instructions below
to assure space available and proper planning


NEW! Community Resources: Thursday, September 14th at 6pm. At Beyond Bread, 421 West Ina in their "garage" space. This committee will be working to increase availability of low cost and accessible resources for pet owners.

Human Animal Bond: Wednesday, September 27 at 11am-12:30.  At CFSA, 6420 East Broadway, down stairs to Suite 100. This existing committee is working on developing resources for and disseminating information to seniors and their pets.

NEW! Community Education and Outreach: Monday, October 2nd at 12pm. At Pima Medical Institute Vet Tech facility.  This committee will  be working to increase efforts to edcuate the community on responsible pet ownership. 

NEW! Foster Care Services and Capacity Building: scheduling in process
This committee will be addressing PACC's foster care services/expansion as well as community-wide foster care capacity building among Pima County shelters and rescues.
rsvp your interest to:

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are interested in learning more about the impact Foster Care can/will have in our future sign up for this free webinar  from Maddies Fund: " A Foster Home For Every Pet" by Kristen Auerbach, Pima Animal Care Center Director on September 14th at 6pm.    Register at: 
to watch it live and listen to ask/questions. Listen to recording later on the website.

Adopt Love Adopt Local - This  existing committee plans and implements the annual  Mega Adoption Event in the spring. They can always use more help.
rsvp your interest in participating:


NEW! Post Adoption Support Services at PACC: scheduling in process
This committee of PACC volunteers will be planning post adoption support services for PACC adoptions.
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Saving Pima County Cats: In process
This committee of catvocates is focusing on the challenges of cat care at PACC and ultimately will build upon a community-wide collaboration of shelters and rescues to meet the needs of cats served throughout Pima County. 
If you are would like to express interest, contact

NO KILL PIMA COUNTY COMMITTEES  Monday, October 9, 6:00pm conference call. This existing committee organizes the marketing campaign to raise awareness of the most vulnerable dogs and cats at PACC. Currently we are also bringing a shelter pet to 2 different events each month and we are planning several fundraising events. We could use your help!
rsvp your interest  to

Each of the brand new PAAW committees will start by selecting an initial area of focus within those broad topics. 

This is an exciting time in our community and it is so important that we all come together to reach our goals and make this the VERY BEST COMMUNITY where our animals can thrive. We thank you for caring!

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