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Meet Our Donors

We are thankful for those who have made an estate gift to the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region. Here are their stories.

Leading Small‑Business Owners in Supporting HSPPR

Tony Bettis had been making annual gifts to HSPPR when a co-worker approached him about becoming a board member. After serving two terms, Tony saw an opportunity to extend his commitment. See how he is giving back and encouraging others to do so, too.

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Leaving a Legacy at HSPPR

Karen Riggle has always loved animals. After volunteering her time at HSPPR upon retirement, she and her husband extended their commitment through legacy giving.

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Loss Leads to Decades of Support

Much like their beagle, Missy, transformed their lives with her companionship, the Bernabeis' legacy gift will save and transform the lives of countless animals for generations to come at HSPPR.

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The Right Thing to Do

It began with a black Labrador retriever some 41 years ago. That's when Grace and Gerry McCann adopted Dr. Watson from the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region (HSPPR). It was the couple's first interaction with the nonprofit group and laid the foundation for a partnership that flourishes today.

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Giving From the Heart

The miles rushed by as Mary Klever drove toward Denver, precious cargo in the back: a neglected Labrador en route to medical care. For Mary and her husband, Jim, caring deeply about animals is a way of life. Escorting abused dogs to safety, advocating for anti-puppy mill legislation, bathing abused and neglected dogs for the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region (HSPPR)'s all part of where their hearts are.

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Supporter Leaves His Mark on HSPPR

As an eagle scout, David Haraway was taught to practice no-trace camping. But, when it comes to HSPPR, David decided to leave a mark.

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Broncos Game Days Have Extra Meaning for HSPPR Supporter

MaryEllyn Taylor has found a way to combine her love of animals with her passion for football. If the Denver Broncos win, she donates $50 to the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region (HSPPR).

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