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No-kill movement: Let'em Live Upstate community meeting set for June 24

Let'em Live meeting June 24
Let'em Live meeting June 24Facebook: Let'em Live Upstate

Let em Live Upstate will hold a meeting June 24 in Greenville, South Carolina.

The June meeting is set for Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Liberty Taproom at 941 South Main Street in Greenville.

Let em Live upstate is a community pushing for a positive change for animal welfare in Greenville and the surrounding area. The group is a collaborative of concerned citizens, buiness owners and local rescues who are working together to make the dream of a no-kill upstate a reality.

They have the plans worked out, now all they need if to show community animal lovers how they can be a voice for the animals.

Feel free to contact Let em Live Upstae at the information listed below.

http://letemliveupstate.org
LetemLiveUpstate@gmail.com
https://twitter.com/LetmLiveUpstate
https://www.facebook.com/LetemLiveUpstate/timeline

If you can't work around your schedule to attend one of their meetings, the organization is in need of the following.

We are starting fresh - Donations Needed:
These are the items required to start out new facility and handle off-site adoptions
1. Cagebanks= $5,000 each for 10 cages - For onsite housing , Keeps pets comfortable during their stay with us, number of cages determines number of animals we can house
2. Dog Runs= $2,000 each - For onsite housing , Gives high energy dogs or litters room to exercise while they stay with us.
3. Crates for moving animals to adoption sites $50-$100 each, We will need 10-15 crates per vehicle per offsite location.
4. Vaccinations= $900/ 100 animals - Enables us to keep animals healthy while in our care or out for adoptions
5. Spay/Neuter funds= $50/animal - Enables us to move animals fast through the system so they are ready to get adopted, partner with area low-cost S/N who will get them altered the when we need it (no wait), We hope to process at least 100 animals per week. 6. Transport Vans= need 1 used vehicle for each PetsMart/PetCo or other adoption location. $4,000-$8,000 each, We can only go to as many offsite locations as we have vehicles
7. Computer System and Software= Need computers and software to track animals through our system
8. 2 Washer/Dryers- must work! We need to keep our animals happy with a clean blanket or towel, These need to be constantly operating to keep up with laundry
9. Fridge/dishwasher- Must work!
10. Microwave- must work~!
11. Incubators for babies: $450 per incubator. Will allow us to care for babies that are too young to adopt out. Need at least 10
12. Desks/chairs for reception and offices- can be used
13. Chairs for lobby- folding or straight
14. Construction to change whatever building we get to closer to what we need
15. Storage Units for items until we acquire a facility
16. Cleaning Supplies
17: Pet Food and cat litter

Other ways you can help are by

*Foster a pet by email the organization at letemliveupstate@gmail.com and they will send you over a foster contract.
*Volunteer. They have lots of areas that you can use your everyday skills to help. Fundraising,Operations, Marketing. Just email them at letemliveupstate@gmail.com for a volunteer form.
*No Kill Coalition. Local Rescues joining forces to end shelter killing, promote Spay & Neuter, teach the community proper animal care, and keep pets off the streets.
*Donate (see above list)
*Business Partners. This is done by local businesses offering specials and discounts to Let'em Live Upstate, their volunteers and adopters. Contact them at Letemliveupstate@gmail.com to join.