The official UTW Day 2017 event in Cleveland, OH was organized by our awesome supporter Shel Greenberg Erba.

Shel invited friends and neighbors to join her for one of her popular Punk Yoga sessions.

Instead of charging a fee, she asked everyone for a donation to benefit the Neighborhood Pets Outreach & Resource Center, a Cleveland based nonprofit that helps local low-income families take care of their pets.

The organization provides low-cost vaccines, spat/neuter surgeries, training, resources, leashes and other pet needs, so these families don’t have to give up their animals.

Shel wrote: “I worked at a humane society for a few years, and it crushed my heart when so many people had to surrender their animals because they could not afford to care for them. My two dogs and my cat are my life …”