The Georgia Police K-9 Foundation

Agency being nominated

The Georgia Police K-9 Foundation

What organization / program will receive the award funds

The Georgia Police K-9 Foundation

Tell us about how this agency has made an impact in the community. Has this agency been working on a specific community project- or have goals to complete one? Please be detailed.

This Organization goes above and beyond services for their community & Police K-9's & their Handlers in other states as well in times of need when a Service K-9 has been injured by incident or medical. They see to it that Fallen K-9s have their service memorialized with honor. They are continually are working hard to provide protective heat alarms in patrol vehicles, which is the number one cause of working K-9 deaths. They educate and have open transparency with their efforts in their community while building unity between the community and their Law enforcement Officers & K-9's. They raise funds to provide protective LOF Vests to agencies that do not have these. They provide medical kits for K-9s & handlers ,They raise funds to have inserts placed in patrol vehicles. They also provide assistance to retired K9s. Absolute profound assistance for Handlers & K-9s in their whole state & have supported other agencies doing these works get started & help provide protective gear as well. They set the standard for many other organizations and have assisted 4 other organizations across the country to begin the process to help those in those specific areas. They are the only non-profit that is verified through multiple social media platforms and have assisted over 2,000 K9s throughout their mission efforts.