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Atlanta Humane Society nominated for pet shelter challenge
by Staff Reports
August 09, 2012 11:40 AM | 1442 views | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Purina ONE beyOnd brand dog and cat food and GOOD believes everyone can make a positive difference when it comes to enriching the lives of shelter pets and helping them find forever homes. In the Shine a Light on a Shelter challenge, Purina ONE beyOnd and GOOD are inviting the public to vote for the most innovative animal shelter working to change the perception of shelter pets. The shelter with the most votes receives a $10,000 grant.

The Atlanta Humane Society in northwest Atlanta is one of the shelters across the U.S. nominated for the award. Vote by visiting

The public can cast their votes online at Voting started Monday and ends Aug. 20 at 3 p.m. The top 40 shelters can also be found at

About the Shine a Light on a Shelter Challenge

Purina ONE beyOnd brand dog and cat food and GOOD asked the public to submit a story describing how one local animal shelter is making the world a better place and why that shelter should receive the grant to expand their good work.

Nominations were accepted June 28 through July 30. The winner will be revealed after Aug. 21. The submitter will win one year’s worth of Purina ONE beyOnd pet food and a one-year subscription to GOOD magazine.

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