Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Business & Finance
  3. Industry

Bow Wow Buddies Foundation among Colorado Gives Day 2013 winners

See also

The Bow Wow Buddies Foundation of Westminster received two awards for its participation in Colorado Gives Day 2013, the Community First Foundation announced earlier this month.

Camp Bow Wow accepted a special $5,000 award from Colorado Public Television Channel 12 which will design a media campaign. The award is designed to help small nonprofits with limited budgets to help market their services.

The Camp Bow Wow Foundation gained national recognition when it sent two of its Freedom Service therapy dogs to Newtown, Conn., to aid in the community’s recovery after a mass shooting at its elementary school.

It also was one of 10 nonprofits to receive $1,000 each from a trivia contest conducted during the December online fundraising event.

Other nonprofits receiving $1,000 included: the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance, Divine Feline, Feeding Our Community Ourselves (FOCO Café), Muscular Dystrophy Association of Denver, Prairies Wildlife Research, Rifle Animal Shelter, Roundup Fellowship, Shining Stars Foundation and Smart-Girl, Inc.

Eighteen nonprofits each received $5,000 Luck-of-the-Draw cash prizes. They were: the American Red Cross, the Longs Peak Council of the Boy Scouts of America, Canine Companions for Independence, Clean Energy Action, Colorado Youth at Risk, Craig Hospital Foundation, Divine Feline, Energy Outlook Colorado, One Colorado Education Fund, Pandas International, Project 1.27, Project Angel Heart, Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis Center, Rocky Mountain Raptor Program, TRU Community Care, Urban Peak Denver, Vail Valley Salvation Army and YMCA of Metropolitan Denver.

Advertisement

News

  •  One year later
    How victims have recovered a year after the Boston Marathon bombing
    Video
    Watch Video
  • Tax day freebies
    Everyone dreads tax day, but some businesses are offering deals today only
    Tax Day
  • Obamacare savings
    The rollout of Obamacare will cost $104 billion less than previously projected
    Top News
  • Blood Moon
    The first of four 'Blood Moons' came and went; is it the beginning of the end for mankind?
    Headlines
  • Arrest for threatening tweet
    A 14-year-old girl is arrested for issuing a threatening tweet towards American Airlines
    Strange News
  • Pistorius cross examination concludes
    Oscar Pistorius sheds more tears during the trial's final cross examination
    Video
    Watch Video

Related Videos:

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!