appreciation of Berner Lovers everywhere...
Berner-Garde Free Ticket Bonanza
August 3, 2014 until September 30, 2014
out THE LUCKY WINNERS OF THE 134 PRIZES IN OUR 2014 BERNER-GARDE
on the pages above*
*BERNER LOVERS ARE THE MOST BESTEST!! YOU ROCK!!*
you to the Berner Lovers who responded to my pleas for donations
to support Berner-Garde! Thank you to the clubs who also responded
by making donations to the Fundraiser the Grand Canyon BMD
Clubs donation this week helped us go over our goal! *
goal was to surpass the 2013 amount of $9,803.51 and we raised
$10,202. I have donations of $5,397 and pledges for an
additional $4,805. If you made a pledge, please make your check
payable to: Berner-Garde Foundation and mail to me asap at: Joye
Neff, 1182 Firwood Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15243-1881.*
had donations from 113 donors from 32 states, 3 Canadian provinces
and 1 other country, Great Britain. California led the pack with
13 donors, followed by Ohio with 9 donors, Massachusetts with 8
donors and Indiana and Washingston state with 6 donors. Here is
the list according to states: Arizona (4), California (13),
Colorado (5), Connecticut (1), Florida (1), Georgia (3), Idaho (1)
Illinois (4), Indiana (6), Kansas (1), Kentucky (2), Louisiana
(1), Massachusetts (8), Maryland (3), Maine (3), Michigan (2),
Missouri (1), North Carolina (1), Nebraska (1), New Hampshire (1),
New Jersey (3), Nevada (1), New York (4), Ohio (9), Oregon (3),
Pennsylvania (4), Rhode Island (1), South Carolina (2), Tennessee
(4), Texas (4), Vermont (1), Washington (6), Alberta (2), British
Columbia (1), Great Britain (1), and Ontario (5).*
YOU also to the 13 clubs who made donations to Berner-Garde:
Northern Arizona BMD Club, BMD Club of Noreast Illinois, North
Coast BMD Club, Chattahoochee Valley BMD Club, Lone Star BMD Club,
BMD Club of Southern California, BMD Club of Nashoba Valley, Blue
Ridge BMD Club, BMD Club of the Rockies, Buckeye BMD Club, BMD
Club of SW Ontario, BMD Club of Greater Seattle, and Grand Canyon
YOU to Jean Cheesman who made the wonderful website so you could
see the 134 prizes that you could win.*
YOU to the generous donors of the 134 prizes without you
there would be no fundraisers!*
TO EVERYONE WHO SUPPORTED BERNER-GARDE.*
be sure that ALL OF YOUR BERNERS HAVE UPDATED INFORMATION IN THE
BERNER-GARDE DATABASE. It is especially important to include the
date and cause of death for each Berner so that the information
can be utilized by researchers. *
Neff* -- Joye Neff and Maine's Xephyr Alpinebear, CGC - "Breeze"
- BG #72657
"Will" (German Shorthair Pointer)
contributions to Berner-Garde are so important in order to help
maintain the Berner-Garde Database and the DNA and Tissue
Repository. Berner-Garde needs your donations to continue this
magnificent work. See the details on how to donate below.
have assembled many lovely Berner items to give to those who
have Berners in their lives or who wish they had a Berner in
to win these wonderful Berner items are FREE and easy to
send an e-mail to Joye Neff and ask her for tickets.
Joye how many and how to distribute the tickets you are
"Joye, please give me 20 FREE Tickets. I'd like you to
place the FREE Tickets into the following envelopes: 2 each
in items number 2, 8, 14, 22, 33. 34, 45, 63, 77 and 89."
it! Just ask for tickets. People may also request that Joye
send FREE Tickets to friends, mentors and people they
admire. It's fun!!!
remember that ALL contributions to Berner-Garde are
requests and donation checks
1182 Firwood Drive,
Pittsburgh, PA 15243-1881.
U.S. bank checks payable to the "Berner-Garde Foundation.
Foreign cheques make payable to "Joye M. Neff" - Joye
can deposit foreign cheques without any fees.
is this woman, Joye Neff?
learn a smidge more
out the website and submit details of your Berners!
learn a bit more
of submission of blood, swabs and biopsy samples is now
covered by funds from Berner-Garde and the BMDCA. Owners carry
the cost of shipping and veterinary costs to obtain the
is the DNA/Tissue Repository?
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