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The 2024 Pets & Housing Awards: Watch the Full Show

The 2024 Pets & Housing Awards: Watch the Full Show

Michelson Found Animals and the Pet-Inclusive Housing Initiative recently held the 2024 Pets & Housing Awards. The virtual event celebrated the housing operators and organizations who are making their properties more pet-inclusive, ensuring people and pets are not...

Leap Venture Studio Demo Day Features Cohort 8 Pet Startups

Leap Venture Studio Demo Day Features Cohort 8 Pet Startups

Earlier this year, Leap Venture Studio welcomed its eighth cohort of pet startups to its accelerator program. The program concluded with Leap’s annual Demo Day on June 13, 2024. Along with $200K in venture capital funding, each startup receives expert guidance in...

Aimee’s Story: An FCCC Determined Voices Spotlight

Aimee’s Story: An FCCC Determined Voices Spotlight

Video credit: Michelson 20MM The Foundation of California Community Colleges’ ‘Determined Voices’ series spotlights immigrant women who have embarked on successful careers after attending California Community Colleges. In this episode, we meet Aimee, an alumna of Long...

Boyle Heights Pet Wellness Day: 300 Pets & Families Served

Boyle Heights Pet Wellness Day: 300 Pets & Families Served

Video credit: Michelson Found Animals Michelson Found Animals Foundation (MFA) recently held a Pet Wellness Day in Boyle Heights. The event, which was hosted alongside Assemblymember Miguel Santiago and Senator Maria Elena Durazo, offered free wellness services and...

2024 Digital Equity Spark Grants Funding Cycle Webinar

2024 Digital Equity Spark Grants Funding Cycle Webinar

Video credit: Michelson 20MM The Michelson 20MM Foundation held a 2024 Digital Equity Spark Grants Funding Cycle informational webinar on May 16th.  The grant proposal window will be open from May 28, 2024, to June 11, 2024. This funding cycle aims to support projects...

Determined Voices: Ariana Aparicio Aguilar, Santa Rosa College Alumna

Determined Voices: Ariana Aparicio Aguilar, Santa Rosa College Alumna

Explore the journey of Ariana Aparicio Aguilar, an alumna of Santa Rosa Junior College, in the Determined Voices series. Arriving in the United States from Mexico City at 4, Ariana’s formative experiences began in preschool, including adapting to a new culture....

Listen to Found Animals CEO Brett Yates on the PetSpace Podcast

Listen to Found Animals CEO Brett Yates on the PetSpace Podcast

Michelson Found Animals Foundation CEO Brett Yates recently appeared on the Wallis Annenberg Petspace Podcast. In the episode, Yates reflects on his journey into the field of animal welfare and describes initiatives the foundation is working on, including the...

Determined Voices Series: Carolina, Los Angeles City College Counselor

Determined Voices Series: Carolina, Los Angeles City College Counselor

Video credit: Find Your Ally | Spanish Video Version The Foundation of California Community Colleges’ ‘Determined Voices’ series spotlights immigrant women who have embarked on successful careers after attending California Community Colleges. In this edition, we meet...

Nominations Are Open for the 2024 Pets & Housing Awards

Nominations Are Open for the 2024 Pets & Housing Awards

Is your multifamily housing property pet-inclusive? The Pet-Inclusive Housing Initiative is accepting nominations for the 2024 Pets & Housing Awards! The Pets & Housing Awards will honor multifamily housing operators across seven categories. Housing operators...