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For Immediate Release:
July 18, 2013
Media Contact:
Luis Salgado

Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department and the Hispanic Latino Presbyterian Women Invite the Community to Celebrate Grandparents Day with a Pet Adoption Event

The Hispanic Latino Presbyterian Women will be celebrating “Grandparents Day“ and honoring the elderly of the Hispanic Presbyterian Churches (PCUSA) of the community. This Pet Adoption event is in hopes of finding loving homes for Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department (ASD) shelter pets and finding that perfect companion for all grandparents.  The day will be filled with BBQ, Games, Inflatable water slide for the children and much more for all ages. Bring your pets with you to this event or adopt your next best friend from ASD, all adoption fees will be ½ off.

Tickets to the event are $7.00 per person for ages 13 and older. Children 12 and under are free.

About The Hispanic Latino Presbyterian Women (HLPW):

HLPW is made up of women with origins in different countries and diverse backgrounds. Some of them are immigrants to the United States of America from Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. Many live outside the Continent and The United States in Puerto Rico. The bond that unites them in song and prayer is their love of God, our church, our Hispanic Latin people and the Spanish and Portuguese language, our common Latin roots.

About Miami-Dade County Animal Services

Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department is an open admission public shelter.  Over 31,000 pets are abandoned each year at the shelter where staff and volunteers work diligently to reunite, re-home or find a Rescue Partner for the animals.  The Department is also responsible for enforcing Chapter 5 of the Miami-Dade County Code and Florida State Statutes pertaining to animal cruelty and neglect.  For more information, please call 311 or visit our website at

Miami-Dade Animal Services
The Hispanic Latino Presbyterian Women
Pet Adoption Event and Celebration of Grandparents
July 27, 2013, 9:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
First Hispanic Presbyterian Church in Miami
2480 NW 7th St
Miami, Fl 33125
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