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“It’s Life Changing!” Man Makes Astounding Gift To Animal Shelter.

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David Minkler was an avid animal lover in life and indeed showed that in his passing as well. In a heartwarming act of compassion, David left behind a remarkable legacy by donating his entire $125,000 estate to an animal shelter in Grays Harbor County, Washington. 

This generous gift will have a profound impact on the shelter’s ability to save the lives of countless cats and dogs in need. 

cat at animal shelter

North Beach Paws, a volunteer-run no-kill animal shelter, rescues and finds homes for stray and abandoned cats and dogs in Grays Harbor County. However, they have experienced an overwhelming increase in the number of animals needing their help. They quickly ran out of available space, leaving them unable to provide for all the animals in need.

David’s incredible donation came just in the nick of time and serves as an incredible beacon of hope for the shelter. His gift has not only provided immediate financial relief but has also allowed the shelter to dream big and envision a brighter future. 

“It allows us to think, ‘Well, we could build a larger shelter, and we could bring in more animals and save lives.’” Said Carol Jamoz, the vice president and project manager for the organization’s new dog shelter. “So when I say it’s life-changing, it is absolutely a life-changing gift.”

shelter vice president carol jamoz

Spurred by David’s fantastic generosity, the animal shelter has announced a $2.5 million initiative to construct a new dog shelter with 20 kennels to take in homeless pets. 

Funding for the project will be sourced from grants and donations, further emphasizing the importance of community support in achieving their goals. Donations like David’s bring the shelter one step closer to realizing their vision of saving more lives and providing a safe haven for animals in need. 

David’s extraordinary act of kindness serves as an inspiration for others to consider the ways they can contribute to their community. Supporting local animal shelters and organizations is a great way to make a lasting impact on the lives of animals in need. Whether through donations, volunteering, or adopting a pet, even small acts of kindness can change an animal’s life forever.

cats at animal shelter

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