Photos courtesy of Tammy Gann Photography
After years of compassionate planning the dedication of land generously donated by Courtland Homes to Chance Shelter took place on May 30th, 2020.
Chance Shelter volunteers celebrated this new chapter in our mission to bring a no-kill animal shelter facility to the City of Surprise. Master of Ceremonies presented by City of Surprise Human Service and Community Vitality Director, Seth Dyson. Key note speaker, Councilman Roland Winters from district #1. Also attending were City Council Members of Surprise, City Manager, Surprise Police Department Animal Care and Control, Planning and Zoning officials, Supporters, Surprise Fire and Medical Crisis Response Team Members.
Honored guest was representative of Courtland Homes who was presented a plaque from Chance Shelter for their generous donation of this beautiful land. City of Surprise Council members were also presented with a plaque for their unwavering encouragement and guidance through this process.
Future plans include;
An approximate 12,000-15,000 sq ft facility, with continued awareness programs, opportunities for volunteering, and alliances with local facilities that have a need for our resources. Continued support for local community members who have a need for our resource due to crisis situations with pets involved.
MORE TO COME…
If your interested in volunteering please fill out an application on this website. For those who would like to support through donations you can do so on this website or mail a check to:
P.O. Box 8443, Surprise, AZ 85374 (please indicate for building fund when donating)
Note: We would like to acknowledge our sponsors and donors, but we respect your right to privacy as well. So, if you would like to remain anonymous please let us know at the time of your donation.
If you own a business and would like to provide in-kind donations, please contact us at;
[email protected] or call 602-394-1595
We would like to thank all of our volunteers and supporters. We know none of this possible without great people such as yourself.