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Tyler, Texas (PRWEB) February 01, 2012
A record number of consumers spent a record amount online this past holiday season enabling AdoptAShelter.com to make big payouts to U.S. animal shelters and rescue organizations. February marks the second time shelters are receiving donations earned by way of their supporters simply shopping online using AdoptAShelter.com. One group from Virginia, Tails High, Inc., earned over $1,000 in less than 60 days. Overall, the number of animal charities receiving a check from AdoptAShelter.com tripled, and the total amount paid out quadrupled.
“We are thrilled to be making these payouts to animal welfare organizations who are working hard to rescue and save animals,” says Chris Ruben, founder & CEO. “Times are tough and demand for shelter services has increased while donations have not kept pace. Many folks cannot afford another direct donation, which is why we made AdoptAShelter.com easy and free to use. Simply shop online through AdoptAShelter.com and every purchase earns a donation at no extra cost. All without logging in or having to remember another password.”
In another effort to help animals, AdoptAShelter.com in launching a “Share The Love” Facebook campaign. Four randomly chosen animal charities will each have one week in February to get their Facebook friends to “Like” AdoptAShelter, with each “Like” earning 25 Cents. The goal is to ramp up awareness among animal lovers so that more of them will Just Shop to Donate.
AdoptAShelter.com is an online community where animal lovers can shop at hundreds of well-known merchants and service-providers while turning everyday purchases into contributions that directly benefit their chosen animal shelters, humane organizations or rescue groups.