Humane society announces ‘Cold Paws, Warm Heart’ raffle winners


LEWISTON — Steven Dostie, executive director, has announced the winners of the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society’s “Cold Paws, Warm Heart” annual raffle.

With more than $12,600 in tickets sales the winners were Katherine Jewell of Monmouth winning $600 of home heating oil; Sheila Bacon of Greene, $300 of home heating oil; Cassea Leavitt of Turner, $200 of home heating oil; and Pauline Danforth of Lewiston, $100 of home heating oil. All proceeds from the raffle directly benefit the Humane Society.

The Greater Androscoggin Humane Society provides a safe haven for more than 5,500 sick, homeless and abused animals in the greater Androscoggin area per year. The primary support for the shelter comes from fundraising events and donations of concerned citizens.

The shelter is at 55 Strawberry Ave. To learn more about volunteering or adopting an animal call 783-2311 or visit or www.facebook/GAHumane.