The Pennsylvania Veterinary Foundation (PVF), established in 1983, serves as the charitable arm of the Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association, but functions as an independent Pennsylvania nonprofit corporation and is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) organization. The mission of PVF is to help caring people help animals by bridging the gap through our animal welfare initiatives like The Last Chance Program and Henry's Helping Paws Program as well as funding Veterinary Student Scholarships Program.
Food For Pets of Senior Citizens
Our Henry's Helping Paws Program provides food to the pets of senior citizens so the pets and their owners to stay together.
Veterinary Care Grants
The Last Chance (TLC) Program provides veterinary care grants to animals in need when limited or no financial means exist to pay for care.
Veterinary Student Scholarships
Our Veterinary Student Scholarship Program provides scholarships for veterinary students pursuing veterinary medicine careers.