We are working up in north east Arizona to help the pets and families with the wild fires. Communities are still under a pre-evacuation order, including one community that has been evacuated. The community of Cedar Creek was just added this morning 6/20, to the pre-evacuation list. If they evacuate, they will be directed to the town of Springerville, an hour and half away - because the US60 to Show low is still closed. 

U-haul provided a truck and one tank of gasoline worth $700 for us to get the supplies to Round Valley Rescue in Springerville!  Thanks to your donations and U-haul, we took Round Valley Rescue $5000 of supplies including pet food, kitty litter, bowls etc.

We still need cash donations to continue to do this disaster work right now!

Now it is up to you. whether we go out depends on our ability to raise more funds fast!  Will you help?      Pass a empty bowl around your business, group, friends or post it on your social media feeds for us, please?

On line donations can be made to: https://azgives.org/c/GivesDay/a/emptybowlpetfoodpantry
They don't take out fees and will pass it through immediately, to our bank account, where we can access it for gas and other travel expenses!. We and the pets you are going to help~ thank you, so much during this wildfire time in rural Arizona.

We couldn't help these disaster victims without you!

Volunteer for Upcoming Fun ~ Information Tabling Events

> Pets in the Pines,  Sat., June 22, 9am-3pm Wheeler Park                 212 W. Aspen Ave, Flagstaff, AZ 86001

> Bison Ranch Adoptathon- Heber-Overguaard                             Bision Town Hwy 260, past Mile Post 309 Overguaard Az

Round up Rescue  July 23, 8am-3pm  Wheeler Park                           212 W. Aspen Ave, Flagstaff, AZ 86001 


Drop off donations at our wonderful partner sites,  go to Map here.

Have a toy your pet doesn't like anymore?  How about that collar, now outgrown? 

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NEWS:                                                                         

>We are featured in"The Wag" Magazine, Winter Edition !

> We have achieved Platinum Status at Guidestar.org!

> We were selected by the City of Glendale Az as their

Featured Charity for Dogs Days of Summer, August 6th!

Arizona Business & Community Support,

$675,000 Pet Food and Items for 11 Counties in Arizona ~

We Thank You!

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Why do we have a

"Maricopa County Citizen's Corp"?

When the Arizona Central Region Citizen's  Corp dissolved in 2015, we saw a gap that was needed to be filled.  Most Citizen's Corps, have a focus on having Professional Responders/Rescuers and high energy, healthy citizens involved. We refer people who wish to get involved with high energy  to CERT, MRC and other response groups to those located in their city (or nearby).

68% of families have at least one pet!

(Thank you Wag Magazine, for this fact from the 2015-2016 survey by the APPA  National Pet Owners!)

What about the Grandmother with Alzheimers, with her cat,~the one thing that keeps her grounded and connected, or the young boy with Autism with his doggie that keeps him calm but isn't a service dog?  What about seniors, families who care for ill or injured at home, functionally disabled (27% in Arizona are functionally disabled, up from 25% the previous year) Parents with  very young children and more, with pets and service dogs?

Our focus is education on evacuation and the other decisions within the first hours of disaster response, and to build relationships with local community:~churches, schools, small businesses who dont even know they are required by OSHA law (1910.35-38)  to have these plans in place and practiced!  Check out more information here:

http://www.maricopacitizencorp.org/home.html

NEW PARTNERSHIP FOR VOLUNTEER TRANSPORTATION 

No matter if you want to help us or another animal based non profit, sign up on our volunteer page to help transport across the city the county or the state if you are going on vacation,  business trip, are just running an errand, or airing out the brain!

We have partnered with the outstanding web tools of Doobert .com to help out with small deliveries when we don't need a U-haul (our other transportation and storage partner), to get items like medical pet food, blankets, towels, balls, toys... to a rescue or agency

To sign up, please go to the right side of the page at the link below:

http://www.emptybowlpetfoodpantry.org/volunteer.html

Admin. Phone: 602/909-7153

Click on our Google map link here                        to get Pet Food help.

Be sure to call first to make sure our partner agencies, currently have pet food.

West Location Volunteer Weekly Activity

Thursdays, 10:30am-12:30pm :

RSVP Your Volunteer Spacefor bagging agency pet food

Palmgate Storage 14050 W Van Buren, Goodyear

South of I-10 and West 2 blocks of Litchfield Rd

Location Website Click Here

http://www.thewagmagazine.com

Learn about Us~

We are so excited to have the Arizona Avian Alliance, join Animals in Disaster ,Empty Bowl Pet Food Pantry as a part of our 501c3.   Finches to parakeets to parrots and more.

Now we are better positioned to help people with their beloved feather friends in crisis! 

Link to Avian Alliance

Our Mission:  We aid people who would not ask for help for themselves, but for their beloved pets, to get not only help for their pets, but for themselves through our partnerships.

We help build community through pets!

Our Vision:     To be able to close our agency, because pet's needs are met!

FRAUD Prevention  ALERT

Please go to the page for our Board Leadership page to find how how to prevent fraud against You and Us!

​​ Coming Major Service Volunteer Projects  

Arizona Veterans  Stand Down 2016 

See our work with Veterans

   and their pets and service dogs:                               

arizonastanddown.org eventscalendar   

Cochise County Stand Down , Thursday Aug 18, 10am-4pm

> Prescott County Veterans Stand Down, Sep 23-24 10am3pm  7620 AZ-69, Prescott Valley, AZ 86314   

           

> United Ways Project Connect,  Thursday June 9,  North Hills Church   15025 N. 19th Ave Phoenix, Central Valley

Video and more Event Information here

> United Ways Project Connect,  Thursday July 21,  Redemption Tempe Church, 2150 E Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282