Appreciation Awards 2003
A special thank you to ALL of the volunteers, individuals, families, and businesses that make generous donations to our RESCUE organization. We deeply appreciate each of these gifts as they help us in our efforts to find caring and loving homes for all of our rescue dogs.
Thanks to Jan R. for her monetary donation in memory of "Cotton," a lovely Great Pyrenees she met at a local shelter.
"A monetary donation to help pay the expenses for the sweet dog we brought in on Saturday. Hopefully she is doing well. Thank you for taking her in." Gary and Nancy G.
"Thank you for all the wonderful work you do for "the gentle white giants." This donation is in the name of "Lola" my 130 lb. "throw away" that was rescued from an abusive home in the suburbs 3 years ago and has brought incredible joy to my life." Patrick S.
A monetary donation from Kevin & Laurie B. in honor of their three giants: Hannah (Great Pyrenees), Mac (Bernese Mountain Dog), and Mona (Kuvasz).
A monetary donation from Darryl & Duane, who have provided foster care to numerous Chicago Great Pyrenees Rescue Dogs.
A monetary donation from Steve & Ginger in honor of their "Lucky," a Chicago Pyr Rescue alumni.
Mary Ellen, The Ragos, Jane, Dani, Gene/Donna, Heidi, Andy, Dianne, Shari, George/Bonnie, Fran, Linda, Kim, and Lora for the handmade doggie treasures they made for us to sell at a Craft Fair (for fund-raising purposes to benefit Great Pyrenees and Rottweiler rescue dogs.)
Thanks to Dave & Kim for donating a brand new Gorilla size crate!
A heartfelt thanks for the Grant approved to our organization from the D.A.S. Charitable Fund for the Preservation of Feline Animal Life.
Another generous monetary donation from Sybert Landscaping.
"The wonderful work you do is appreciated." Thanks Beverly!
Mary Ellen and Warren, monetary donation, in memory of their Dalmatian "Jake" and in honor of their newest family member "AJ" the Pyrenees!
Thanks to the "After Hours Bowling League" for their monetary donation to help Great Pyrenees rescue dogs.
Jessie & Chopper's Barkery & Boutique (Geneva, IL) for their donation of Gourmutt Canine Cookies to our Garage Sale!
"Thanks for all your work hope this helps!" Tom and Linda, monetary donation.
Kim G. kindly made a monetary donation in Lisa's name.
Tony & Carol, monetary donation, to commemorate Dylan's 2nd year anniversary in their home!
Anonymous monetary donation submitted through West Employee Giving Campaign in St. Paul, MN.
A generous donation from The Illinois Wine and Spirits Charitable Foundation. (Thanks to Nancy B. for this introduction!)
Thanks to these spectacular Ambassadors and Volunteers for pitching-in to help their favorite breed at the following events:
Andrea V., monetary donation, for rescuing "Foxy" – the Belgian Malinois Pyr Rescue took in to foster care.
Thanks to Home Depot in Geneva, IL, and Bernie Devins, Store Manager, for their generous donation!
A generous monetary donation was made in memory of Minnie Meese, the wonderful Great Pyrenees of Julie and John with love from Tammy, Sandy, Susie, Michael, Sandy, and Hollie.
We will miss our friends Harry and Violet Jensen. Thanks to many who made monetary donations to Great Pyrenees Rescue of Greater Chicago in their memory.
Monetary donation from A.N. (California) in honor of our rescue efforts.
International Star Registry for their star donation to our organization.
Dick and Jill, monetary donation, in honor of their first year together with "Howard the Great" (Pyrenees).
Jewel-Osco: thanks to all our rescue friends for participating in the Shop & Share Days!Jeff, monetary donation: "Bum is a real friend and companion. I am so pleased we hooked up! I have enclosed a donation to help with your work.