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PEDIGREE Foundation Opens 2014 Grant Applications Cycle

Assisting organizations that help dogs find their loving homes.

    NASHVILLE, TN, May 01, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- PEDIGREE Foundation announced today that 2014 grant applications are being accepted from non-profit, tax-exempt animal shelters and dog rescue groups. Application forms are available on the Foundation's website at

Innovation Grants, ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 will be awarded to qualified organizations for creative programs aimed at increasing dog adoptions. Successful applicants will present a detailed plan of action that includes clear program objectives, strategies, and measures of success. Organizations applying for an Innovation Grant must also demonstrate financial and organizational stability.

Operation Grants of $1,000 will also be awarded to qualified organizations. Operation Grants may be used for general operating support.

Applications are being accepted through June 30, 2014, at 8 p.m. CST. Grants will be distributed in the fall of 2014.

To apply for a 2014 grant, visit the PEDIGREE Foundation website at and click on the "Grants" link. All applicants must have a current 501(c)(3) tax designation status to submit an application.

About PEDIGREE Foundation:
Through no fault of their own, more than four million dogs end up in shelters every year, and only half ever make it out. That's why in 2005, the PEDIGREE Brand started The PEDIGREE Adoption Drive and in 2008 formed its own Foundation. PEDIGREE Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charity, is dedicated to helping dogs in need find loving homes by supporting the good work of shelters and rescue organizations throughout the country. PEDIGREE Foundation Mission: PEDIGREE Foundation exists to support organizations that help dogs in need find their loving homes. PEDIGREE Foundation Vision: We see a day when all dogs are safe, secure, fed well, cared for, and loved.

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