From Wild Care Cape Cod...
Eastham, MA. Wild Care Inc, a wildlife rescue and rehabilitation center located in Eastham, has received an incredibly generous donation of $10,000 from Arnold’s Lobster & Clam Bar. The donation represents proceeds from all food sales, ice cream, and mini-golf sales, on Friday, September 14th and Saturday, September 15th. This two day fundraiser was a benefit for Wild Care and the Animal Rescue League - Brewster Branch. Arnold’s owner Nick Nickerson graciously split the proceeds from both days between the two organizations. Learn more about Arnold’s at https://www.arnoldsrestaurant.com, located on 3580 Rt. 6, Eastham.
Nick Nickerson, owner of Arnold’s Lobster & Clam Bar is incredibly generous.” states Stephanie Ellis, Wild Care’s Executive Director. “We are so impressed by Arnold’s support of the community, and grateful for their love of all animals, and ongoing support of Wild Care. It makes a huge difference for us, and is critical to funding our operations every summer. We look forward to this fun event every year. We are grateful to all who came out and dined to support Wild Care and the Animal Rescue League. We encourage people patronize this wonderful restaurant before they close for the season! They are currently open Friday through Sunday through October 7th 2018.”
Wild Care’s mission is to treat injured, ill and orphaned native wildlife for release, to prevent wildlife casualties through public education and live counseling, and to engage the community in conservation through volunteerism. Since our founding, Wild Care has accepted over 27,000 wild creatures, representing 275 species of native birds, mammals, and reptiles. On average, Wild Care receives over 1,700 wild animals per year for treatment. It is a vital part of Wild Care’s mission to help educate the public on ways they can avoid harming our animal neighbors. We work with the community to positively impact the lives of wild animals through our counseling, educational efforts, and outreach. We strive to preserve the natural history of Cape Cod and provide quality, individualized care to each of our patients. If you encounter injured, orphaned or ill wildlife please call Wild Care’s “Wildlife Helpline” at 508-240-2255. For more information about Wild Care’s programs, events or to make a donation please visit our website: www.wildcarecapecod.org. For event questions, email [email protected]. Please like us on Facebook at “WildCareCapeCod” to keep up with events & follow our success stories!