When you sign up to make monthly contributions to the GREY2K USA Education Fund:
You save greyhounds by allowing us to support adoption efforts continuously;
You reduce any administrative costs associated with processing gifts; and
You allow us to plan more effectively by providing a regular stream of income for our programs.
Contributions can also be made by check or money order. Please complete our mail-in contribution form (PDF) and send it with your donation.
Every dollar donated helps us sponsor greyhounds as they leave closing dog tracks, funds our outreach and adoption efforts, and helps us educate the public about the cruelty of dog racing. Thank you for caring about the greyhounds!
Gracie's story is a little unusual. She was a two-family dog.
In 1999, she was adopted by Jules and Des Pieri and their three sons in Lexington, Massachusetts. Two years later, the Pieris' work sent them to Ireland, but they could not take Gracie with them. In desperation, they posted a notice at a local park, asking if anyone would take care of their dear friend. My husband Byron and I had just adopted our first greyhound, Angie, and thought it would be fun to have two. So Gracie came to live with us "just for a while." Read more...