Q3 2019 Report and Thank You!

In Q3 2019, the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, White Coat Waste Project, and Animal Place’s Food for Thought Program each used contributions from the Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund to further their campaigns and programs. The Greg Fund also made a new grant to Poplar Spring Animal…

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Saving Charlie – and Other Racehorses Like Him

Charlie, formerly the racehorse Charlie’s Quest, came to live with me three years ago on September 21, 2016. He quickly established himself as herd leader vis-à-vis my other PETA rescue horses Caroline (history unknown) and Henry (the former racehorse Root Beer Float). Charlie’s Quest began his “career” at Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino, Florida on January 12,…

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Under New Management!

I am pleased to announce that effective today, the Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund is being managed by The Community Foundation of Frederick County, Maryland where I live. The Community Foundation manages over 700 funds for Frederick County, MD citizens — helping each fund founder to realize their unique vision, and making grants to qualified 501c3 organizations nationwide.…

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Summertime … Eating Plants + Saving Lives

Over the July 26-28 weekend, the Greg Fund sponsored Washington D.C. conference presentations by two favorite partner organizations. First, as part of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine International Conference on Nutrition in Medicine, the Fund sponsored this week’s special podcast from The Exam Room™, an interview with Dr. Dean Ornish, who has guided former…

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What do they have in common?

What do Hamilton the pigeon, Becky the pig, and Lester the sheep have in common? They are among the newest residents of 400-acre Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary in Poolesville, Maryland — and the Greg Fund has made its newest grant to support their care. This week, during one of the weekly volunteer shifts I’ve been…

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