Animal rescue tour coming to Fayette County


Supplying a voice to the voiceless, Jordan’s Way, a national nonprofit firm, will mark the upcoming stop on its 50-state tour in Ohio and has decided on the Fayette Regional Humane Culture (FRHS) as one particular of the places.

The non-financial gain group is touring as it helps elevate resources for local animal shelters and rescues throughout the country. Prominently showcased on shops like the Hallmark Channel and the Dodo, Jordan’s Way will workforce up with corporations across the point out to do the job to give the making blocks for a compassionate community of pet moms and dads prepared to supply a long lasting home for animals in have to have.

The Fayette Regional Humane Modern society has been battling animal cruelty and operating for a superior lifetime for animals since 1979. As FRHS is not a governing administration agency and does not get operational assistance from nationwide organizations, the non-earnings relies on the assist of committed donors and volunteers to convey its mission to fact.

FRHS is located at 153 S. Main St. in Washington Court Property.

The are living fundraiser at FRHS is scheduled for Thursday, March 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Every month, the Jordan’s Way staff, produced up of a large group of volunteers and led by founder Kris Rotonda, visits two rescues for every working day in a new condition. The corporation conducts a 4-hour are living Fb fundraiser that features games, difficulties, rescue animals, volunteers, and other festivities. Considering the fact that starting up in January of past year, Jordan’s Way has aided regional animal welfare groups raise over $3 million and counting, visiting a minimal of 16 companies throughout just about every eight-working day, two-state excursion.

Born out of Rotonda’s appreciate for his since-handed rescue German Shepherd, Jordan, the firm was formed with a aim to honor her lifestyle, prolonged put in remaining disregarded inside of a shelter, by assisting as many other comparable cats and puppies as doable. As a longtime bodybuilder, Rotonda first started out elevating funds by undertaking bodily issues, like pushing, pulling, and flipping a 250-pound tractor trailer tire for 13 miles.

Future, his issues grew additional eye-opening like expending 72 hours inside of a canine cage at a Florida animal shelter to improved express his information. His initiatives, like instruction to pull a 3,400-pound car or truck for 24 hours on Countrywide Adopt a Shelter Pet Working day this impending April 30, have considering that served hundreds of rescue groups and raised millions of dollars to construct recognition for these tenderhearted companies.

“No animal really should have to expend their lifestyle in a shelter, and I’m passionate to spotlight and support the numerous companies across our region who function relentlessly to ensure these animals come across loving houses, despite their age, breed, or health and fitness difficulties,” explained Rotonda. “Each stop on the Jordan’s Way tour gives the ability to convey recognition to the relevance of the expressing ‘adopt, really do not shop’ to an solely new community.”

The mission of Jordan’s Way is to share significant animal welfare tales that inspire individuals to rescue and provide a “fur-ever” dwelling to a pet in have to have. Through the organization’s community outreach, fundraising endeavours, and animal advocacy, Jordan’s Way creates a excitement all around shelters that builds a compassionate community of pet moms and dads eager to offer everlasting homes to homeless animals. For more details, to routine an job interview, or to perspective the Jordan’s Way tour agenda, stop by

To adhere to details about the live fundraiser to be held at FRHS, comply with the regional non-gain on its website,, or Facebook web page, “Fayette Regional Humane Society.”

Jordan’s Way has raised more than $3 million