July 23, 2020 – BOSTON, MA – In an unprecedented show of solidarity in challenging times, A-List organizations and individuals plan to take part in a new kind of activism in action: The Celebration of Life is a 6-hour stream-a-thon will feature musicians, artwork for auction to help the animals. passionate addresses from organizations who want to be apart of the conversation and make the world we all share together a better place.
Founder and executive director, Gloria Lissner, explained, "we all share this world, and we all share in the responsibility to make it better for all. The Celebration of Life is about raising awareness for all animals, and we have some wonderful organizations joining us for the online event."
Throughout the event there will be speakers covering topics including what it takes to protect cats, dogs, farm animals, birds, horses, rabbits, wildlife, and the environment. One of the speakers joining the Celebration of Life is Danika Oriol-Morway, the country director for Four Paws USA.
“The impact of COVID-19 has clearly affected the most vulnerable populations among us – both human and animal victims. The connection between human, animal and environmental well-being has never been more apparent. And it is because of this, we now have a powerful opportunity for the Celebration of Life event to create connections and a platform for conversation that helps make this world a better and kinder place."
-Danika Oriol-Morway, Country Director, FOUR PAWS USA
Since the pandemic, Famous Fido Rescue has experienced a significant increase in animals that need their help, and now they need the help of the public to continue saving precious animal lives.
WHO: Famous Fido Rescue is hosting a strong list of A-list organizations and individuals including The Paw Project, International Wolf Center, Chicago Alliance for Animals, the Puppy Mill Project, Midwest Horse Welfare Foundation, and FOUR PAWS.
WHAT: Our 6-hour stream-a-thon will feature artists, musicians, animal activists and advocates from around the world coming together to help Famous Fido raise awareness for ALL ANIMAL LIFE!
WHERE: Youtube channel: OriginalFamousFido
WHEN: Saturday, July 25, 2020 from 4pm until 10pm CST.
Why: To raise awareness for ALL ANIMAL LIFE!
Tune in! - DONATE! - Save Lives!
FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organization for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Founded in 1988 in Vienna by Heli Dungler, the organization advocates for a world where humans treat animals with respect, empathy and understanding. FOUR PAWS’ sustainable campaigns and projects focus on companion animals including stray dogs and cats, farm animals and wild animals – such as bears, big cats, orangutans and elephants – kept in inappropriate conditions as well as in disaster and conflict zones. With offices in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, Kosovo, the Netherlands, Switzerland, South Africa, Thailand, Ukraine, Hungary, the UK, the USA and Vietnam, as well as sanctuaries for rescued animals in twelve countries, FOUR PAWS provides rapid help and long-term solutions. www.four-paws.us