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Peru, IN - The City of Peru Animal Care and Control has announced that Denise Sims Ryan has been selected as the PACC Volunteer Coordinator. The Volunteer Coordinator is a non-paid position with the City.

Ms. Ryan will handle all of the scheduling of volunteers for the facility. If you or any organizations would like to volunteer to work with PACC for Scout hours, community service, or special projects you can contact her at:

Denise Ryan
Phone: 765-244-7884 (9am-7pm)
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Ms. Ryan stated she has worked as a volunteer at the shelter for several years and was very happy to continue as a volunteer in this new role. “I just have a passion for animals,” said Ms. Ryan.

She started in this new position less than two months ago and has been very busy cleaning out storage rooms and getting organized. She also assists with the care and feeding of the animals at PACC.

“We are thankful, beyond words, that she has agreed to help in this capacity” according to PACC Animal Control Officer Greg Douglass. “She is a great blessing to us and our fur babies!”

If you would like more information about PACC you can visit their Facebook page by clicking HERE

They also have a page on the City’s website. You can visit that page by clicking HERE