Rescue League Celebrates 100 Years
On May 10, Washington Animal Rescue League President & CEO Bob Ramin welcomed “supporters both two- and four-legged” to WARL’s celebration of 100 years of providing animal welfare services to companion animals and their guardians in the National Capital area. Guests and their canine companions at the Fairmont Hotel gala enjoyed a reception, dinner, awards ceremony and dancing. Washington Post reporter and dog lover Jackie Kucinich emceed the evening. Best-selling author Nora Roberts and auto dealership executive Dottie Fitzgerald were Centennial awardees. WARL enters its second century with plans to expand its services in a building which it has acquired next to the shelter.