Humane Society of the Palm Beaches

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's Grace Society Holds First Annual Reception January 30

February 9, 2016

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Media Contact: Cara MacVane
Email / 561.685.2342

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's Grace Society Holds First Annual Reception January 30

Palm Beach, FL- (February 9, 2016) Members of the Grace Society of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League enjoyed a magnificent evening at the home of James Berwind and Kevin Clark honoring Society members’ exceptional support for the League’s life-saving work.

Board Chairman Lesly Smith welcomed guests noting that “few have meant more to the animals of our community than Jane and Robert Grace and the Grace family.”  Executive Director/CEO Rich Anderson thanked Messrs. Berwind and Clark for “opening your home to the Grace Society and your hearts to the League.  We are incredibly grateful for your support and involvement. The generosity of friends like you, members of the Grace Society, and so many people throughout our community makes our work on behalf of the animals possible.”  James Berwind and Dan Ponton were elected to the Board of Directors of the League at its January 21 meeting.

Smith recognized that “it is these extraordinary supporters who are making it possible for Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to fulfill its mission.” 

For information about becoming a member of the Grace Society, please contact Kim Hanson, Major Gifts/Planned Giving Officer, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, 3100/3200 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL  33409; 561-472-8576; email.

About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

The Mission of the Peggy Adams and unwanted animals, to provide spay and neuter and other medical services for companion animals, and to care for, protect, and find quality homes for homeless and neglected companion animals, to advocate animal welfare, community involvement and education to further the bond between people and animals. For more information, visit

The League is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925.

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