About Us

We love animals. We love people. We want them to stay together.

About Us

The founders, Sandy and Kylie, both had careers in social work and public relations. With the declining economy, they witnessed the need for charity every day. However, they couldn’t help noticing that while there were many organizations providing assistance to families in need of food, clothing, and housing, one family member in particular was continually overlooked – the family pet.

Unfortunately, many families are forced to surrender their pets due to unforeseen circumstances. That’s why Sandy and Kylie made it their mission to ensure that their families would be able to feed their pets. They began distributing pet food on the stoop of a small restaurant, and in August 2010, they gave more than 300 pounds of pet food.

Bi-State Pet Food Pantry operates solely on volunteers’ time and efforts with six board members and nearly 50 volunteers. In 2013, they assisted almost 2,000 pets and distributed 153,000 pounds of food. When families fall on hard times, Bi-State Pet Food Pantry is happy to know that they can help them care for their four-legged family members!

Board Members:

Julie Wolter – President
Cindy Campbell – Vice President
Beth Roe – Secretary
Brad Pierce – Treasurer
Kathy Jarowicz – Director
Jacqui Zancanata – Director, Volunteer Coordinator

Bi-State Pet Food Pantry is a 501( c )3 non-profit organization.

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