Our Contributors


Celebrating the ARK donors, members, and sponsors who are dedicated to improving the welfare of animals in Hart County. Every single contribution counts and we are deeply grateful. We want to give a special thanks to those who have contributed $100 or more.

2018 Contributors - Memberships and Donations

Bronze Paw Level ($100)

  • Mary B. Bunnell

  • Mary K. Bunnell

  • J.D. and Nevellyn Craddock

  • Darlene Davis

  • Michelle Jones

  • Steve and Janet Kistler

  • Susan, Michael, and Heather Slaven

  • Steve and Martha Tapscott

  • Clyde Trombley

  • Doug Wells

Silver Paw Level ($250)

  • David and Laura Clement

  • Julie Knoth, ACES

Gold Paw Level  ($500)

  • Anonymous donor

Platinum Paw Level ($1,000 and up)


Grants, 2018

ARK has received 2 grants from Maddie’s Fund in 2018, worth $5,000 each, helping us achieve our goals in the community. (CASOKY Collaboration, SNR and Foster Youth Ambassador) #ThanksToMaddie


ARK received a grant from Two Mauds for $7,000 for our feral cat initiative.

ARK received 2 grants from Walmart, totaling $1,250, for our SNR programs.

ARK received $1,000 from Sam’s Club for our SNR programs.

ARK received an All State Helping Hands Grant for our general fund, worth $1,000.

Gifts given in honor of:

Paul Hawkins

Gifts given in memory of:

Frankie Walters

Charles Rhea Bunnell

Penny Macafee

Sammie Joe Davis

2018 Event Sponsorships, Silver, Gold, and Platinum Levels

Silver Paw Sponsors

  • Ricky Alvey, Alvey's Towing and Recovery

  • Scott and Stokes Baird

  • Brents Supertest - Marathon, Jeff Brent

  • Sarah Bricker, Vision First

  • Mike and Laura Burd

  • David and Laura Clement

  • J.D. and Nevellen Craddock

  • Dr. Karl M Forester, DDS

  • Graystone Farms, Beverly Flowers

  • Dr. Karl M. Forster, D.D.S.

  • Hart County Hardwoods

  • Melinda Houk from "All Things By Mel"

  • Jen Jewell of Jen Jewell Insurance Agency

  • Julie Knoth, ACES

  • Kentucky Down Under Advernture Zoo

  • Gary and Macy Rae McDowell

  • Munfordville Auto Wash

  • Pier 19, Inc.

  • Kayla Rountree, Candidate for Hart County Circuit Clerk

  • Jeff Wilson-Candidate for Hart Co. Sheriff

Gold Paw Sponsors

  • Melody Chaney, Edward Jones Investiments

  • Family Medical Center

  • Dr. Don Green, Riverside Animal Clinic

  • Hart County Leadership Class of 2009: Terry Smith, Coni Shepherd, Michelle Wright, Coni Meader, A.J. Wilson, Connie Smith, Candace Eastridge, April Hatcher, Jason England

  • Houchens Industries

  • Locke's Heating and Cooling

  • Lance Strother, candidate for Hart County Circuit Clerk

  • Swope Toyota, Elizabethtown

  • "Pearl" Thompson - The Shy English Bulldog

Platinum Paw Sponsors

  • Joe Choate, candidate for Hart County Judge Executive

  • Country Charm Pet Spa and Resort!

  • Nelson and Opal Gonterman Fund

  • Ron and Joyce Gonterman

  • Boston Hensley, Hart County Sheriff

  • Bobby Kessinger, Coldwell Banker Legacy Real Estate Group

  • Oscarware, Inc., Bonnieville, KY

  • Alex Rosser with Rosser Insurance and Allstate’s Helping Hands Grant Foundation

  • Sacca Insurance, Will Sacca, agent

  • Dr. Lynn Salisbury and Dr. Jim Middleton

  • Terry Shelton, Candidate for Hart County Judge Executive

  • Dr. Kevin Vance, Hartland Animal Hospital