PetSmart Charities® Awards LouisvilleKY’s animal shelter $40K Grant

Funding aimed at reducing pet population through local spay/neuter efforts LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Louisville Metro Animal Services recently received a $40K grant from PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal welfare in North America, to help reduce the pet population in Jefferson County. LMAS is using the grant to offer spay/neuter vouchers to Jefferson County residents, which can be redeemed at any Jefferson County Veterinary office or the Kentucky Humane Society SNIP Clinic. “We are thankful PetSmart Charities awarded LMAS this grant so we can offer discounted vouchers to the public,” said shelter director Ozzy Gibson. “It’s another tool in…

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Butchertown art fair

LouisvilleKY’s Butchertown Art Fair Returns for 10th Year

Photos from the Butchertown Art Fair’s Facebook page…   Louisville, Kentucky – The 10th Annual Butchertown Art Fair will be held within the 800 and 900 blocks of East Washington Street, Saturday, June 2nd from 10:00am-7:00pm and Sunday, June 3rd from 11:00am-5:00pm.The event will include over 80 booth spaces including artists, craft vendors, food trucks, West Sixth Beer, Copper & Kings Brandy cocktails, as well as wine. And don’t miss the live music and street performers! Hildegard House is the nonprofit partner this year, so attendees are encouraged to bring monetary donations, gift cards to Walgreens, Costco and Kroger. Through charitable contributions the organization can continue to provide a…