€93.00raised of €8,000.00 goal goal
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This is our Island cat rescue. The rescue presently has 54 cats and a huge debt which is putting them at risk of closing down. This fundraiser is hoping to pay off the debt and give them enough money to pay for food for 3 months...hopefully enough to keep them open.
Street cats have become a symbol of Croatia, and whether you find them fishing on the coast, in bins, or enjoying a bit of ‘fjaka’ on an ancient stone wall, you’ll be hard-pressed to miss one while you're here. The thing is, Croatian are not really "pet people" (although that is changing) so cats live mostly outdoors, are rarely sterilized and are certainly not cared for. Many are sick and injured and never get treatment.
If you go to MayaCat FB page (https://www.facebook.com/MayaCatRescue) you will see Mila & Lidija have a patron in Germany who is working very hard to get the cats adopted. However covid has brought that to a stop. Donations from Germany have stopped and requests for adoption have also stopped, which is why they now have 54 cats.
A common misconception among pet adopters as well as the community at large, is that animal shelters are funded by tax payer dollars and adoption fees. However, unless the shelter in question is run by, or has a deal with the municipality, most don't receive government funding... MayaCat Rescue is no different.
It would be a tragedy for this Rescue to shut down! If we could get 8000 people to donate 1€ we would meet our goal... but feel free to donate more ;)
Thank you in advance for any help you can give!
PayPal Account belongs to MayaCat RescueUpdate posted by Lynda Milina at 10:52 am
I just noticed that when you make a donation that is says that the money is going to me(Lynda)... it is not.If you click on the paypal account you will see that it belongs to Mila Posa who runs MayaCat Rescue.I just wanted everyone to know EXACTLY where the money
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