Charlotte’s Litter is excited to contribute to ongoing therapy/comfort dog programs and new initiatives. There is wonderful work being done in the therapy dog field, and with the support of the Charlotte’s Litter Grant Program, this resource is being brought to students in K-12 schools. Thus far, Charlotte’s Litter has granted over $50,000 to the following list of programs and initiatives for the schools and students they serve:

2019 Recipients

  • Thomas Jefferson High School. Serving students in Council Bluffs, IA
  • Licking Valley Primary School. Serving students in Newark, OH
  • Granville Humane Society. Serving students in Raleigh, NC
  • Cardinal Elementary School. Serving students in Maquoketa, WI
  • Anne Watson Elementary School. Serving students in Bigelow, AR
  • Sparta School District. Serving students in Sparta, WI
  • Therapy Animals of Utah. Serving students in Provo, UT
  • Leavitt Middle School. Serving Students in Las Vegas, NV
  • Soul Friends Therapy Dogs. Serving students in Meriden, CT
  • Maltby Intermediate School. Serving students in Brighton, MI
  • Rock Springs Elementary. Serving students in Denver, NC
  • Lubbock Cooper Elementary. Serving students in Lubbock, TX
  • Dove Lewis Animal Hospital. Serving students in Portland, OR
  • Lucyle Collins Middle School. Serving students in Fort Worth, TX
  • Catherine’s School. Serving students in Tulsa, OK
  • Peacock Foundation. Serving students in Los Angeles, CA
  • Fulks Run Elementary School. Serving students in Fulks Run, VA
  • Lincoln Elementary School. Serving students in Findley, OH

2018 Recipients

  • Beaumont Middle School. Serving students in Lexington, KY
  • Renaissance Charter School of the Arts. Serving students in Rochester, NY
  • Gabriel’s Angels. Serving students in Phoenix, AZ
  • Stephen T. Badin High School. Serving students in Hamilton, OH
  • Project 2 Heal. Serving students in Waxhaw County, NC
  • A Fair Shake 4 Youth. Serving students in New York City
  • Discovery Charter School. Serving students in Las Vegas, NV

2017 Recipients

  • The Ana Grace Project. Serving New Britain Public Schools (CT)
  • Comfort Dog Addie and Leah. Serving Danbury, CT Elementary Schools.
  • Comfort Dog Dora. Serving Milwaukee Lutheran High School, Mount Calvary Lutheran School, St. Martini Lutheran School, St. Marcus Lutheran School, and two public elementary schools in Milwaukee.
  • Intermountain Therapy Animals (ITA). Serving students nationwide.

In addition to funding ITA on a national level, Charlotte’s Litter is funding the following state chapters:

  • R.E.A.D Connecticut. Therapy dog teams serving students in CT.
  • R.E.A.D Minnesota. Therapy dog teams serving students in MN.
  • R.E.A.D New York. Therapy dog teams serving students in NY.
  • Pet Partners. Serving students nationwide.

**In addition to the grant money, Charlotte’s Litter has donated over 2000 books of Good Dogs, Great Listeners and The Dogs of Newtown to schools and their students nationwide.