About Greg

My holiday wish: help animals in Greg’s memory

This holiday season, I hope you’ll take the opportunity to help animals with a contribution to the Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund. The Fund supports organizations and programs that were dear to both Greg and me, and is also helping to shape these programs. Here are some 2019 highlights for the Fund and its partners: 1. The…

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A Cruelty-Free Thanksgiving

The Economist has dubbed 2019 The Year of the Vegan — and this Thanksgiving season, the Greg Fund’s favorite partners are busy making it so. Saturday November 23 Poolesville MD: Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary hosts its annual Thanksgiving with the Turkeys, a vegan potluck that typically draws 1,000 people. Grass Valley CA: Animal Place hosts a Pigs, Pumpkin Spice & Cider autumn tour.  Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 28Washington DC: I’ll have…

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You Have Always Been My Inspiration

On this fourth anniversary of Greg’s death, I came to Glasgow to visit the Linda McCartney Retrospective photo exhibition. I came to be freshly inspired by this memorial to one of the best-known modern animal rights activists — and to be inspired by the heart behind the memorial, her surviving husband Sir Paul McCartney, who…

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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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Remember Greg Reiter on his 56th Birthday

June 6, 2019 will be my late husband Greg’s 56th birthday. I hope you will consider a donation to the Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund as a birthday present in his honor. Greg spent most of his free time helping animals. Hence this Fund, which partners with the animal protection causes Greg and I supported together during his life.   Just a few highlights…

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