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Spotlight on Volunteers: Kath Holland and Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County

Leah Twitchell

Tags Getting Involved, Giving Back, paying it forward, Volunteers

This week is National Volunteer Week, and in honor of this we have started a series called "Spotlight on Volunteers." To kick off the series, I had the pleasure of interviewing my friend and fellow New Ventures graduate, Kath Holland. Kath is an animal lover and landscape designer who lives in Warren, Maine. Her business is Blue Newt Landscape Designs, which provides design, coaching, and fine gardening services throughout the Midcoast area. She specializes in sustainable design and land care practices that are safe for you, your family and your pets.  Me: Where do you volunteer and how long have you been there? Kath:...


It's all about the Dogs

Leah Twitchell

Tags Adoption, donation, Giving Back, paying it forward

The heart of this business is our connection to dogs. Not just our own dogs, or even our customers' dogs, but dogs everywhere. To celebrate our launch, the first inventory that went off our of shelves went straight to our local animal shelter, the Coastal Humane Society.   If you are thinking about making an addition to your fur-family, please consider visiting your local animal shelter. A dog like this could be waiting for you: