Date Incident/Stage Description Agencies Team
1/13/12 Ventura Sheriffs Academy HOPE Presentation Academy Instructor Claudine Singer & Gracie, Kristine Coyle & Haven
2/16/12 Cal. Teachers Association Presentation to CADRE CTA Mary Nobbe & Mason, Pam Kitani & Hope, Kirstin Kline & Carlos
2/19/12 Regional Meeting Review of 2012 events, goals, Open House, Screenings & Workshop Reg. Director Lois Abrams, Jan Aven, Pam Bertz, Sue Daulton, Holli Hargrove, Susan Harris, LaWana Heald, Constance Howell, Kathy Lowmiller, Elizabeth Martin, Mary Milton, Claudine Singer, Deborah Yee Litt
3/31/12 Emergency Expo HOPE Booth City of Santa Clarita Kristin Bret Harte & Lily, Constance Howell & Cigfa
4/18/12 Emergency Expo HOPE Booth City of Los Angeles Constance Howell & Cigfa, Jan Aven & Muffin
6/02/12 Arthritis Foundation HOPE Booth San Diego, CA Mary Milton & Oz
1/16/12 Harmoney School
Workshop for middle school children. HOPE Presentation Harmony School Distr. Deirdre Stanton & Brie
5/19/12 Brest Cancer Network retreat for breast cancer
survivors or those currently fighting breast cancer.
Support for survivors
Marcia Heaney Diane Morse & Chloe
Kathleen Kremer & Sadie
5/14/12 Harkness Career & Technical Center HOPE presentations to the Exceptional High School students. Pat Perry Diane Morse & Chloe
4/12/12 UBS financial services
Hope presentation of teams experience on recent call out to Henryville tornado of 3/2/12. Cliff Sellers Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
Hamilton County Indiana
HOPE presentation to CERT training class. Dwight Dickerson Gayle Sprnkle & Charlie
1/03/12 Town of Brighton NY, Senior Center HOPE presentation Nancy McGory Susan Mac Dougall & Phoenix
1/6/12 Celebration of Life Emotional Support for individuals attending services for young woman who lost her two year battle with leukemia n/a Susan Mac Dougall & Phoenix
2/16/12 St. Benedict's School HOPE presentation to School Children Kathy Finaldi Diane Morse & Chloe
6/02/12 Erie County Animal Response Team presentation about HOPE AACR Tracy Yerkey Melanie Dunbar & Gus
6/23/12 Natural Element Retreats Center
Union City PA
First Annual Heal the Healers Conference invited to educate participants on animal-assisted healing, Julie George Melaine Dunbar & Gus
Hamilton County, IN
HOPE Booth at fundraiser for local chariety. Teamed up with CERT to support community Jon Baldwin Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
5/31/12 Almira Academy
Interactive Presentation of comfort dogs @ Career Day Paula Cleary Christine Spaetzel & Jetta
4/22/12 Honor Flight Rochester 1st Rochester Honor Flight w/ HOPE participation visited with families waiting for the veterans to arrive, interacting with family members from babies to senior citizens.
Honor Flight Rochester Edwin Mench Susan Mac Dougall & Phoenix
5/02/12 Hope Presentation HOPE story and shared our experiences, especially
FEMA Disaster Recovery, VT 9/11/2011 weekend.
St. John's Auxiliary Susan Mac Dougall & Phoenix
5/12/12 Memorial /and media participated in the arrival ceremonies for the body of US Army
Captain Bruce Clark, KIA Afghanistan, at the Monroe County Intern'l Airport. Were interviewed and taped by a local TV station and also by an AP stringer.
US Army Susan Mac Dougall & Phoenix
5/20/12 EMS Family Picnic Meet and great, shared information regarding comfort dogs/HOPE AACR. several inquiries for our services Lancaster Public Safety and Training School
Patricia Hess & Abby
Gail Thompson & Tani
Marcia Bresson & Gracie
6/2/12 HOPE AACR at CART presentation about HOPE . We shared the mission of HOPE and what we do. Erie County Animal Response Team
Melanie Dunbar & Gus
6/6/12 "Fire School" event was for community awareness re: "Fire School" large crowds. We took purple heart basket, filled with candies. The kids enjoyed the dogs.
Lancaster Public Safety and Training Patricia Hess & Abby
Gail Thompson & Tani
7/19/12 Noblesville CERT Presentation about HOPE/ comfort dogs and crisis work. Henryville experience CERT
Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie.
7/20/12 VOAD Case #209 & 211 follow up with VOAD on unmet needs from the house damage from the flooding as a result of tropical storm Lee in the fall of 2011. Visited with resident while home being inspected.
Tim Brown.,VOAD Gail Thompson & Tani
8/7/12 Manor Township Hope Booth. HopeAACR display board, candy and business cards Amos Hess Patricia Hess and Abby
6/18-6/30/2012 HopeAACR travel and desentization training Island Cruise. It was a 90 minute boat ride with many people interacting with Abby.
The Downeast Railroad is a 90 minute train ride. There are free bus rides. The "Island Explorer" is pet friendly and connects hotels to Acadia Park and all the way to Ellsworth. Passed out HopeAACR brochures to Acadia Park Rangers
THessRD Patricia Hess and Abby
8/11/12 Pennsylvania State Police hosted by the Pennsylvania State Police and included a variety of representatives from law enforcement and emergency medical teams. It was an opportunity for the public to become aware of the various agencies and
the services they perform.
Sue Francis & Kelsea
Melanie Dunbar and Gus
Yvonne Eaton-Stull and Maggie
Diane Mann and Maji
Sue Francis and Kelsea
Mahlia Mann, Team Leader
Darlene Grandinetti, Team Leader
8/13/12 PA Association of School Retirees presentation on HOPE AACR. Explained benefits of crisis dogs and examples of school crises we have assisted with. Barb Stockton Yvonne Eaton-Stull & Zeus
Jane Hill (TL)
8/17/12 VOAD case 212 follow up with VOAD on unmet needs from the house damage from the flooding. Interacted with 3 children and adults Tim Brown.,VOAD Gail Thompson & Tani
8/10/12 VOAD Case 213 follow up with VOAD on unmet needs from the house damage from the flooding. VOLD realizing the benefits of Tani being along. Tim Brown.,VOAD Gail Thompson & Tani
9/01/12 CEN- Indianapolis, IN HOPE presentation at work shop for Emergency Net work. Neil Cox, CEN Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
9/22/12 Hamilton Co CERT participate in the GOLF class training under the
Physiological portion and then an additional 30 min presentation on HOPEAACR
and working dogs in Crisis situations
Jon Baldwin Cert Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
10/8/12 Epworth UMC Circle Featured Speaker for group of 20 on history of Comfort dogs, History of HOPE and shared call outs and events. Potential for dontations, Karen Burch Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
10/1-3/2012 Crisis Intervention Association of PA conference was held for crisis agencies/providers throughout PA. HOPEAACR provided a workshop on Canine response to
families in crisis
Leslie Palmer Yvonne Eaton-Stull & Zeus
t/l: Jane Hill
11/21-24/12 retirement facility - Spring Lake visiting home town of Point Pleasant Beach.
listen to their stories. I stopped by the town police station to let them know
we were available
Jill Cucaz & Willoughby
7/9, 16, 23 30/2012 Camp Imagine Camp Imagine is a six week program geared toward students with special needs.students learned how to take care of Jetta, brushing, petting, how to bath and brush her teeth Avon Lake City Schools Christine Spaetzel & Jetta
11/15/12 Lorain County Girl Scouts girl scout troop. discussed the care and training of owning a dog. talked about therapy work which lead into crisis response work. Christine Spaetzel & Jetta
10/11/12 St.Augusta School presentation to class room of comfort dogs, how they differ form search & res. and other working dogs Judy S. teacher Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
11/11/12 Town of Brighton NY Dedication of the new Brighton Veterans Memorial
Phoenix stood at attention for the ceremonies, and after the formalities we had the opportunity to spread the word about HOPE and our mission. Phoenix was delighted to interact with the veterans and their families but spent much of his time with the families whose sons were Killed in Action in Iraq and Afghanistan.
MaryAnn Hussar Susan MacDougall & Phoenix
11/12/12 Battle of the Bulge Veterans Day WWII Veterans. Took part n Memorial ceremony and then interacts with the veterans, their families and members of the public in attendance Public Event Susan MacDougall & Phoenix
10/21/12 Honor Flight Rochester last flight of the year. The Welcome Home ceremony was also a time for goodbyes to all our fellow volunteers. opportunity to participate, to have thanked 276 WWII veterans and to have met and worked with so many truly devoted volunteers. Woody Mench Susan MacDougall & Phoenix