Wednesday, June 24, 2015
At the Petco Foundation Gala on Saturday evening, Nancy and Katherine Heigl
were honored with the Hope Award for their tireless efforts to eliminate the needless suffering inflicted on animals by human cruelty,
indifference and ignorance. They were recognized for their work through the Jason Debus Heigl Foundation, which they co-founded in 2008.
In addition to receiving the award, the mother and daughter duo were also presented with a grant for $100,000 to help the JDHF
continue its lifesaving programs and initiatives. (more…)
Monday, May 4, 2015
Do you live in the Los Angeles area? Please consider joining this great animal welfare high school group that is
helping to raise money to support the JDHF with a dog walk this weekend!
Sunday, May 3, 2015
The Seventh Annual Petco Foundation Hope Gala will take
place on Saturday, June 20th at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego.
We are delighted to announce that our co-founders Nancy and Katherine Heigl will be honored at the event for their work with the Jason Debus Heigl
Foundation. Proceeds from the fundraising evening go towards helping save the lives of homeless animals across the country.
KFMB news anchor Dan Cohen will Chair proceedings at the event, which will include auctions, live entertainment and a Rescues and Runway Fashion
Saturday, February 21, 2015
The Jason Debus Heigl Foundation is thrilled to announce the award of five new grants to Southern California rescue groups.
The goal of these 2015 grants is to assist local rescues with their operation costs related to pulling rescue dogs from
SoCal animal shelters. While our grantees are diverse, their goal is shared: to help homeless dogs and cats find
Grants were provided to Coastal German Shepherd Rescue, Much Love Animal Rescue, the Brittany Foundation,
Wags and Walks and Boxer Rescue Los Angeles.
Throughout 2015, we will be highlighting some of the successes of the grants and the animals we are able to save together. (more…)