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January 24, 2020 AWA Receives a $40,000 Match Gift for Their Building & Expansion Campaign
January 22, 2020 AWA Welcomes 6 Quake-rattled Dogs from Puerto Rico
January 7th, 2020 AWA Receives $10,250 Spay/Neuter Grant from BISSELL Pet Foundation to Reduce the Homeless Pet Population in Camden County, NJ
December 17th, 2019 AWA Adopts Bonded, Stray Dogs Together in Time for Holidays (SJ Local News)
December 13th, 2019 Roosters Rescued from Paterson Cockfighting Ring get TLC at St. Hubert’s  (Daily Voice)
December 11th, 2019 Homeless Pets at AWA Share their Holiday Wishes With South Jersey Animal Lovers
November 24th, 2019 AWA Shares Gratitude for its Youngest Supporters
November 19th, 2019 AWA holds 50/50 Raffle to Benefit its Adoption Program
November 14th, 2019 Miller Subaru partners with AWA for Share the Love Events
November 5th, 2019 AWA Celebrate “National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week”… Expansion
November 4th, 2019 AWA Honors Anniversary of Shamong Hoarding Case Rescue (The Central Record)
November 4th, 2019 Vets on Wheels Rolls into Camden to offer Pet Care Services (SNJ Today)
October 28, 2019 GEICO presents AWA With a $10,000 Capital Campaign Gift for New Shelter (SJ Local News)
September 5, 2019 Local Spotlight: Animal Welfare Association
August 19, 2019 Scouts, seniors create cat toys for Voorhees-based shelter
August 8, 2019 AWA Set for Festival Fundraiser 
June 5, 2019 AWA receives grant, kicks off adoption event
April 22, 2019 AWA prepping for annual 5K race and Doggie Fun Day
March 14, 2019 New location for AWA ‘Vets on Wheels’ Program
March 11, 2019 Animal Welfare Association Announces New Location for Vets on Wheels Program
March 6, 2019 AWA’s Vets on Wheels Program Changes Location
February 15, 2019 AWA receives $250,000 donation towards new building (Voorhees Sun)
January 30, 2019 Animal Welfare Association receives $250,000 capital campaign gift (SJ Local News)
January 29, 2019 Animal Welfare Association gets $250K donation toward new Voorhees shelter (Courier Post)
January 24, 2019 Animal Welfare Association (AWA) Announces Historic $250,000 Gift
January 18, 2019 AWA Receives $250,000 Capital Gift 
January 16, 2019 AWA Welcomes New Board Members
December 6, 2018 Dogs Rescued From South Jersey Puppy Mill Ready For Adoption (CBS Philly)
December 2, 2018 South Jersey animal shelter takes in 3 dogs rescued from Chinese meat trade (
November 30, 2018 Connecting Pets, Vets and People in Camden (Courier Post)
November 20, 2018 AWA Sets Holiday Fund Drive Goal of $100,000 to Help Care for Shelter Animals
November 15, 2018 AWA to Host Adoption Event During Share the Love Event with Support from the ASPCA and Subaru
November 15, 2018 Groups Seek Help After Rescuing 161 Dogs from Shamong Home (Burlington County Times)
November 9, 2018 Animal Welfare Association Announces Fundraising Efforts To Build 15,000-Square-Foot Shelter (CBS Philly)
November 9, 2018 AWA Announces Goal to Build New Animal Adoption Center
November 2, 2018 AWA Kicks Off It’s Next 70 Years with a Goal to Build a New Animal Adoption Center
August 30, 2018 AWA offering free Disaster Preparedness workshop
August 20, 2018 A ‘second chance at life’: Nonprofits partner to advocate for organ donation, animal adoption
August 20, 2018 Event Held To Raise Awareness About Organ Transplants, Animal Adoptions In Voorhees
August 6, 2018 AWA Earns Four Star status from Charity Navigator 5th Year in a Row
July 6, 2018 The Michele and Agnese Cestone Foundation Awards Grant to AWA
July 5, 2018 A Dog’s Journey
February 19, 2018 Hooked on Feline: Cat Lounge Opens in Palmyra
February 5, 2018 Humane Society of the United States Statement
January 17, 2018 AWA Marks 70 Years of Animal Services in South Jersey
January 13, 2018 Shelter Me: Animal Welfare Association


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