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Please Help Rescue Buttons!

A microproject by Pathways to Safety International Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
Please Help Rescue Buttons!


Buttons is Jacob's kitty. We are able to help Jacob and his mom escape abuse in Amsterdam but we need funds to get Buttons home. Jacob would be devastated if he had to leave Buttons behind.

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Jacob's father has become more and more violent since he and his mom moved to Amsterdam to join him for his job. They need to escape and come home to the USA for safety but Jacob does not want to leave his kitten Buttons behind.


We will be able to get Buttons home with Jacob and his mom. Buttons needs to get a vet certification, vaccinations and a pet carrier. The three of them will be able to return home and be safe.

Long-Term Impact

We will provide services to 150 American victims with pets in approximately 50 countries while they are fleeing violence. Our goal is to have all of them reach safety with their pets and live their lives without violence in their homes.


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Pathways to Safety International

Location: Portland, OR - USA
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Project Leader:
Paula Lucas
Portland, OR United States

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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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