It takes a lot of help to support Paws & Think. Thank you to the following individuals and organizations that support our work…and for your support!

Collaborating Partners

Paws & Think visits over 50 unique venues on a regular basis annually. (View our complete list of partners.) The partners listed below have provided funding, program development or in-kind gifts to Paws & Think. For partnering with us in improving the lives of youths, canines and individuals with special needs through your time, talents and resources…Thank You!

  • Adult & Child Health
  • Allison Transmission
  • Ascension St. Vincent
  • Brooke’s Place
  • Charity Cares Early Academy
  • Club Canine 
  • Hamilton County Youth Assistance Program
  • Indianapolis Animal Care Services
  • IU Health
  • Prairie Trace Elementary School
  • The Humane Society for Hamilton County
  • The Indianapolis Public Library
  • The Indianapolis Public School System
  • The Marion County Juvenile Justice System
  • Uptown Pup

2022/2023 Major Funding Partners ($1,000+)

Businesses and foundations that support us through financial means…Thank You!

  • Central Indiana Senior Fund
  • Central Supply Company
  • Cummins Inc.
  • Efroymson Family Fund
  • Fishers Youth Assistance Program
  • Impact 100
  • Indianapolis Colts
  • JacksonSky Web Design and Development
  • J.E. Fehsenfeld Family Foundation
  • JX Gives Back Family Foundation
  • King Lou
  • Latham Foundation
  • Pedigree Foundation
  • Plews, Shadley, Racher, & Braun
  • Rebyc Security
  • Renaissance Charitable Foundation
  • Rogers Family Foundation
  • The Beck Foundation
  • The Brave Heart Foundation
  • The Morrison Family Philanthropy Fund
  • The Tony Stewart Foundation
  • Tito’s Vodka
  • United Way of Central Indiana
  • Vermeer Midwest

2022/2023 Gayle Hutchens Society for Individual/Family Donors


The vision for the Gayle Hutchens Society, named for the selflessly generous and kind founder of Paws & Think, is to acknowledge and honor those individuals and families whose leadership and generosity carry out the life-changing mission of Paws & Think every day in communities across Central Indiana. Gayle Hutchens Society members give an annual total of $1,000 or more to support Paws & Think’s mission. All individual/family gifts of $1,000 or more are recognized in the Gayle Hutchens Society, whether the gifts support program priorities or specific campaign designations. On behalf of the thousands of lives touched and changed each year, Paws & Think thanks these visionary leaders for their outstanding annual support.

Thank you to our Gayle Hutchens Society members:

  • Alison Gatz
  • Andrew & Clare Morrison
  • Brett & Lori Nelson
  • Cheryl & James Hendricks
  • In Memory of Kelli McLaughlin
  • Jill Slavin
  • Lisa McMullen
  • Lisa Jones
  • Margaret Drew and Craig Pinkus in Memory of Bella
  • Matthew and Melanie Claymon
  • Nicole & Scott Kosik
  • Sarah Krisch

If you are interested in becoming a major donor, please contact Ashleigh Coster at