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Terry Henry awarded The Order of the Long Leaf Pine

Kyria Henry, paws4people Founder and Executive Director, named Point of Light!

Governor of WV award



March 2017: UNC Chapel Hill: A Dog in the Dugout

February 2017: Dosher Memorial Hospital: Meet therapy dog RECON

February 2017: WWAY News: Service Dogs to be Paired with Sexual Assault Victims

February 2017: ABC Columbia: 4 legged healers help our heroes

December 2016: WHQR: CoastLine: The Healing Power of Dogs — (Harnessed & Leashed) by paws4people

December 2016: WWAY: ‘LIFE SAVING’ DOGS GRADUATE paws4people PROGRAM


December 2016: Wired: Nutritious Pet Food Keeps Assistance Dogs Happy, Healthy

October 2016: WECT: Long-distance friends, service dog meet in-person for first time

October 2016: WMAR: Warrior Salute enlisting donors, non-profits in the fight to support veterans

October 2016: Port City Daily: Meet Wilmington’s four-legged friends, trained to make lives better for people in need

September 2016: Great Falls Connection: How I Spent My Summer Vacation

June 2016: Lumina News: Wilmington boy wants to pay it forward through fundraiser

May 2016: ABC 2 News: Service Dogs help veterans through troubles

April 2016: WECT paws4people changes lives with Service Dogs

March 2016: Service animals help veterans and others fight the war within

February 2016: Never walk alone

January 2016: Star News: Program will bring Assistance Dog to school

We Are UNCW: Telling our story, one Seahawk at a time with Kyria Henry

Puppy to Partner: Non-profit paws4people trains dogs to aid humans

November 2015: Chosen by Colony Life

November 2015: The News & Observer: Students help socialize service puppies

November 2015: WNCN: Chapel Hill students help train puppies to become Assistance Dogs

November 2015: ESPN Women: Mothers, Daughters, Sisters, Veterans

October 2015: Lumina News: Service Dog Training Organization Earns Grants, Awards

December 2014: Army.MIL – Psychiatric service dogs helping veterans with PTSD

October 2011: Men’s Health: The Dogs of War

January 2011: New York Daily – Putting Paws to Work Article – Interview With Kyria about IKEA Prize

December 2010: USO Magazine – Service Members with PTSD Find Brighter Future with Service Dogs

November 2010: Daily Athens Online – Student receives service dog through local organization

June 2010: Washington Magazine – paws4people Dog Helps Surgically Separated Twin

February 2010: Jacksonville News – Program pairs veterans, dogs to help PTSD symptoms

October 2009: The Dominion Post – Afghan Dogs Help Veterans with PTSD

August 2009: Canadian Embassy – Young Canadian Raises Thousands To Provide Service Dogs For American Girl

July 2009: The Dominion Post – Prison Program Trains Dogs for Ex-Soldiers

August 2008: Wrightsville Beach Magazine – Simple Joys (Amanda and Ellie)


1/5/2011 Washington Examiner 3 Minute Interview With Kyria Henry

Glamour Mag Announces Kyria Henry as Woman of the Year Choice Award 2010



Terry Henry on ION TV “Everyday Heroes”

paws4prison program at St. Mary’s

paws4people Changing Lives at UNCW

For the Love of Dogs



RBC Wealth Management with paws4people


Maryland Spotlight- RBC Wealth Management and paws4people foundation

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