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PETA’s 5th Annual Greg Award to Julia Novak

Congratulations to Julia Novak, winner of PETA’s 5th annual Gregory J. Reiter Animal Rescue Award! I am proud to share this PETA blog post and video of our June 2020 virtual award presentation. Greg and I met Julia on August 16, 2013 — I vividly recall that day. We had decided to adopt Itchy, a…

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A Gift of Health on Greg’s 57th Birthday

June 6, 2020 will be my late husband Greg’s 57th birthday. If you are able, I hope you will consider a gift to the Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund — which, in turn, can help give the gift of health to people around the world. The Fund has responded to COVID-19 with a focus this quarter on sponsoring daily health…

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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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