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NAMI Southern Oregon

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NAMI of Southern Oregon is a nonprofit affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (nami.org), the leading grassroots organization dedicated to providing education, support and advocacy for people with mental illness and their families. We are an all volunteer organization that offers help and hope for recovery. Mental illness is a medical condition that disrupts a person’s thinking, feeling, …

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Pumpkin Roll with Walnuts

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Pumpkin Roll with Walnuts is a yummy addition to your holiday festivities. Ingredients                                                                                  3 eggs 1/3 cup sugar 2/3 cup pumpkin (canned or cooked) 1 tsp lemon juice ¾ cup flour 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp ginger ½ tsp ground nutmeg ½ tsp salt 1 cup walnuts chopped   Filling: ¼ cup butter 1 cup …

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Save the Whiskers

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The Josephine County Animal Shelter, with the support of Shelter Friends and the citizens of Josephine County, have turned our shelter into a model for others’ to follow. In the past five years, adoptions, transfers, and owner redemptions have increased and euthanasia has dropped. Josephine County no longer has to euthanize animals to make space for new animals entering the …

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Foster Care & Adoption

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A Call to Community is geared towards those wondering what the whole foster care or adoption journey is about, what it means to partner with DHS Child Welfare, and for those who want to hear the perspective of people with boots on the ground! This is an honest conversation about both the highlights and the challenges of foster care and …

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Friends of the Animal Shelter

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Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1990 to support the programs of the Jackson County Animal Shelter. Our vision is for all adoptable animals at the Jackson Country Animal Shelter to find a loving home. Our mission is to recruit and train volunteers who will save lives by increasing pet adoptions at the Jackson Country …

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Rogue Valley Humane Society

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The Rogue Valley Humane Society provides compassionate care for stray, unwanted, displaced, and abandoned animals and works toward ending pet overpopulation so that there will be no more homeless pets. We are committed to placing every healthy, adoptable animal in a loving lifetime home, teaching responsible pet guardianship, and maintaining community spay-neuter programs. For more information please visit http://roguevalleyhumanesociety.org Spread the …

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Spay Neuter Your Pets-SNYP

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SNYP (Spay neuter your pets) remains the only animal welfare organization in Jackson Country focused 100% on prevention. In addition to helping the community at large, many Rogue Valley animal welfare organizations also rely on SNYP and regularly refer their clients to us for spay/neuter information and services. SNYP volunteer phone counselors talk with local independent animal rescue groups and community members about …

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Southern Oregon Humane Society

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SoHumane is a registered not-for-profit organization dedicated to the humane treatment of companion animals. Mae Richardson founded the Humane Society of Jackson County in 1928 as an all-volunteer organization that initially provided services for displaced dogs and horses. Today, SoHumane provides quality care for dogs and cats while working to make a difference in the pet overpopulation problem. Annually, SoHumane …

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Dogs for Better Lives

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Dogs for Better Lives! Formerly Dogs for the Deaf, we’re a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization rescuing and professionally training Assistance Dogs since 1977. We maintain a lifelong commitment to all dogs we rescue or breed and the people we serve. If you or someone you know needs an Assistance Dog, we’re here to help. For more information please visit https://www.dogsforbetterlives.org/ Spread the love

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