Pet portrait session to help raise funds to feed animals in need

Animal lovers can get a portrait of their pet while helping raise funds to keep other cute creatures well fed.

Tuesday, 19th July 2022, 12:16 pm
A pet portrait session will help raise funds for Hospitality and Hope.
A pet portrait session will help raise funds for Hospitality and Hope.

‘Plates4paws’ was set up by group of young people are taking part in National Citizens Service, a two-week course for 16-and-17-year-olds.

The crew have organised a professional pet photoshoot at New Enterprise Studios in Hepworth Road, Southwick, on Wednesday, July 20, from 10am- 2pm.

The event will raise money for pet supplies to donated to the Hospitality and Hope food bank in South Shields.

Organisers said: “Plates4Paws is a charity project aiming to raise funds in order to support South Tyneside food banks by donating pet food (often forgotten in donations) for those who can't afford to care for their animals. It is run by a team of local young people who are taking part in NCS, an annual youth programme which encourages supporting the local community.”

The minimum donation is £5 but the group said all contributions to their GoFundMe page https://www.gofundme.com/f/plates-4-paws-2022-ncs-headliners are appreciated.