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The San Francisco SPCA Wins Best of the Bay for Best Non-Profit by Readers of San Francisco Bay Guardian

San Francisco, Aug 13 2009: The San Francisco SPCA (www.sfspca.org), the city’s leading privately supported, non-profit animal welfare organization, is thrilled to announce it has been voted the best non-profit by the San Francisco Bay Guardian’s annual “Best of the Bay”.

“Our core mission is to serve the animals of San Francisco and enhance the human-animal bond,” said Jan McHugh-Smith, president of The SF/SPCA. “We couldn’t be more excited to have the hard work of our dedicated staff and volunteers recognized as the ‘Best of the Bay.’ It’s an honor.”

The “Best of the Bay 2009,” which is voted on by the readers of the San Francisco Bay Guardian, is the 35th annual celebration of the people, places, and things that make living in San Francisco so great.

About the San Francisco SPCA

The San Francisco SPCA is a community-supported, non-profit animal welfare organization dedicated to saving, protecting and providing immediate care for cats and dogs who are homeless, ill or in need of an advocate. The SF SPCA also works long-term to educate the community, reduce the number of unwanted kittens and puppies through spaying and neutering, and improve the quality of life for animals and their human companions.

Support the San Francisco SPCA by adopting, donating, volunteering and becoming a client of the state-of-the-art SF SPCA Veterinary Hospital at the Leanne B. Roberts Animal Care Center. SF SPCA has San Francisco volunteer opportunities to care for shelter dogs and cats, conduct adoption counseling, assist clients and veterinary staff at the Leanne B. Roberts Animal Care Center, provide foster care, help with the Community Cats Program, and enrich the lives of people in the community through animal-assisted therapy.

For more information about San Francisco pet adoption, call the San Francisco SPCA at (415) 522-3500 or visit sfspca.org.

 
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Jen Lu
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415-522-3505
jlu@sfspca.org

Krista Maloney
Communications Associate
415-522-3507
kmaloney@sfspca.org


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