Help Batman Rescue Animals!

$28,175 of $30,000 goal

Raised by 642 people in 8 months
Hello there! My name is Chris, but you can call me Batman, and I am raising money for my 501(c)(3) animal rescue nonprofit called Batman4Paws.

Our story:

It all started around 2014 when my dad decided to adopt a rescue dog.  A quick search of the Internet turned up a wide-eyed, happy go lucky, super chill, tri-colored Australian Shepherd. It just so happened that this Australian Shepherd was no ordinary Aussie. He had quite the back-story. He was found wandering around the woods in Alabama emaciated and covered in fleas and ticks. With the help of Dog Liberator and another nonprofit named PilotsnPaws, as well as pilot extraordinaire Jeff Bennett, they organized and facilitated the transportation and rescue of this scruffy looking pooch.

As Jeff flew this motley looking Aussie to his new foster home he dubbed him Mr. Boots on account of his big old paws. It was coincidentally around this time that I was on the final stretch of earning my own Private Pilots License. Mr.Bootsie's story inspired me to want to give back and help other animals in need too. It took me some major thinking while in the shower but it finally hit me and I came up with a way of taking my passion of flying and combining it with my love of animals.

As a child I looked up to the values that super heroes such as Batman reflected and thought that would be the perfect vessel to embody the spirit of goodwill. Thus the crazy idea of Batman4Paws was born. I would help rescue animals in need anyway I can, all while dressed as the Dark Knight himself and becoming a symbol for helping those in need. 

What we do:

To make my dream reality, I established Batman4Paws as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization to rescue and transport dogs, cats, and other animals in need to furever homes, no-kill facilities, and foster homes throughout the state of Florida and beyond. Transports are done personally by me (Batman!) using any means necessary, although I prefer to fly.

How you can help:

We've set a new goal of $15,000 to bring our mission to more animals.  Here's a look at what your donations can do:

Goal #1 - $1,000 will bring Batman on around 15 rescue missions
Goal #2 - $3,000 will aid in around 45 missions
Goal #3 - $5,000 will aid in over 75 missions

Think of what $15,000 can do!

Funds donated will be sent directly to Batman4Paws and used mainly for transportation expenses for dogs and other animals to no-kill shelters, fosters and fur-ever homes!

Help Batman Save a life, Donate today!
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Hello there citizens and supporters! Batman here with a quick update to get you filled in on his efforts to empty the cages! Cat transport blog post is up and can be found here


These blog posts give you a little bit more background on the animals Batman rescues so feel free to subscribe if you want!

Secondly, Batman was asked to participate in an adoption and fundraising event near Downtown Orlando to support a few other local rescues, Cats Can Inc. and Judy's Pet Rescue. They were able to get multiple cats and dogs adopted! Pictures to come so stay tuned!
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An important update from Batman and Robin!
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Good news everyone! All four cats made it to New Jersey safe and sound! Batman was truly surprised at how well these Pawsengers did. He thought he might be transporting mice not cats they were so quite. Be on the look out for a Blog post with their back story soon and again thank you so much for all the support you have given me!
Have an awesome day!
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Hey there Supporters! Batman and his Batmobile full of rescue kitties are slowly but surely making their way up to Richmond. Hope you all enjoy Octavia and Batman looking forward to the road ahead and have an awesome day!
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$28,175 of $30,000 goal

Raised by 642 people in 8 months
Funds raised will benefit:
Batman4Paws Inc.
Certified Charity
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Orlando, FL
EIN: 831145222
How it Works
  1. You make a donation using a PayPal account or a credit/debit card to PayPal Giving Fund (a 501(c)(3) charitable organization).
  2. After the deduction of payment processing fees, PayPal Giving Fund delivers the funds it receives to the chosen charity on a monthly basis.*
* If, after reasonable efforts, PayPal Giving Fund cannot deliver donations to this charity, the funds may be donated to another charity per PayPal Giving Fund’s policies.
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