Cheryl Raugh has resigned as President of the Board effective October 20, 2014. Cheryl was instrumental in providing the leadership necessary to overcome the monumental challenges the organization faced when she assumed the position. We thank her for her tireless service on behalf of the Bluffton dog park.
Deborah Karambelas will the fill the remainder of the term, having been voted as new President by the Board. Deborah can be reached at:
Bark in the Park Bark in the Park was an outstanding success. We are still conducting a final tally of proceeds but estimate we grossed close to ten thousand dollars.
THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS including ArtWare, Bluffton Today, Camp Green Dog, Cornerstone Physical Therapy, Degler Waste Services, Hargray, Head to Tails K-9 Obedience, Hilton Head Honda, Karambelas Enterprises, Morning Sock Studios, and Tail Wiggles.
The event could not have come off without the additional support of VENDORS, DONORS, VOLUNTEERS AND PARTICIPANTS.
Also, thanks to Mark Roberston and Mike Raymond for MC'ing.
Thanks again to all for helping make the event a success. It all depends on you!
We need the financial support of the community to make the dog park happen. Won't you please consider a small donation?
The Friends of Bluffton Dog Parks is working hard to bring a safe and fun dog park to the Bluffton community. We need your help!
The Friends of Bluffton Dog Parks was formed to promote responsible dog ownership and protection of our environment in support of the health and well being of dogs and their owners through education, off-leash recreation and other dog friendly facilities.
LOCATION UPDATE A note was sent to the Town and the County prior to Bark in the Park and Gary Kubic stated that the County will provide a response to us by October 31. We understand they are vetting several properties and hopefully we will be able to proceed at one of those locations in the very near future.
Show your support for the dog park and purchase personalized pavers. A great remembrance, a great gift and...Friends of Bluffton Dog Parks is a non-profit 501(c)(3). Your gift or donation is tax deductible. For a purchase form, just click on the link below..or you can purchase via the web directly on the DONATIONS page.
As discussed in a recent meeting, several changes have been made to the organization bylaws. In our continuing effort to maintain transparency the updated bylaws are available for public review. Feel free to read the bylaws by clicking HERE.