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Stop Apologizing

Adoption Matters No Matter What

Building and Campaign Update- $5.1 Million Raised.

We did it!  Or better yet, YOU did it!  This community has raised just over $5.1 million towards our new building! The Lynchburg Humane Society received a very generous donation of $250,000 from Liberty University putting us over our original goal of $4.8 million.   As a result our Main Street in the adoption lobby will be named after Liberty University.  We are excited and grateful to have them a part of this community project especially since a large number of our volunteers during the school year are Liberty students.     

But we aren’t done yet!  We have enjoyed one of the best capital campaigns in Lynchburg, as a direct result of the leadership of Rosemary and George Dawson and consultant Skip Kuhn and of course the hard work of an amazing committee of dedicated board and community leaders who worked tirelessly to make it happen.  Unfortunatly, material and labor costs have gone up since we did our orginal projection of $5.6 million, creating a small gap to make up.  With many at…