Micalann Pepe joins Gabriel’s Angels board of directors

Micalann C. Pepe has been named to the board of directors of Gabriel’s Angels, a pet therapy organization in Phoenix. Ms. Pepe, an insurance law and business attorney and partner at Jaburg Wilk, said she thinks joining the board of directors is a “great fit.” “I wanted to work with a non-profit that made a […]

Pet therapy nonprofit seeks volunteers to expand programs

Gabriel’s Angels, a nonprofit that delivers pet therapy to children, is expanding and is looking for more volunteers. Founded in 2000 by Pam Gaber and her dog Gabriel, the organization plans to increase its base of 225 volunteers to serve more young people. Volunteers with and without registered pet therapy dogs are needed. The pet therapy […]

Gabriel’s Angels installs dogs in Arizona classrooms strengthening young readers

Gabriel’s Angels, an Arizona nonprofit organization delivering healing pet therapy to at-risk children, has announced an innovative program expansion titled Animals, Books and Children — or ABC. ABC utilizes animal-assisted reading activities to both increase literacy competencies, and work to improve the core behaviors of attachment, affiliation, confidence, empathy, respect, self-regulation and tolerance that Gabriel’s […]

Paradise Valley resident named as co-chair for Salud!

Gabriel’s Angels, the only organization in Arizona that delivers healing pet therapy to abused, neglected and at-risk children, has announced AZ Pet Vet as the Presenting Sponsor of their seventh annual “Salud! 2017 Signature Wine Dinner.” Salud! 2017 is slated to be 7-11 p.m. Friday, Oct. 6, at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, 7575 E. Princess Drive Salud! 2017 features a wine reception, a tasting menu featuring wines from around the world, live musical entertainment, a live auction lead by renown auctioneer Letitia Frye, and Gabriel’s Angels Pet Therapy Teams greeting attendees, according to a press release.