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LEMOORE, CA – (December 19, 2017) – Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino recently hosted its December community breakfast and presented a check for $3,700 to Valley Animal Haven, a non-profit, no-kill animal shelter that helps save the lives of helpless and homeless animals.

More than 350 people attended the breakfast, raising a total of $1,850 at the door. Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino and the Santa Rosa Rancheria Tribe matched the amount for a total donation of $3,700. Tachi Palace general manager Willie Barrios was on hand to present the check to Pam Brasil, Executive Director of Valley Animal Haven.

“It was my dream to open a shelter to assist animals, and it is generous donations such as this that have helped make that dream a reality” said Brasil. “We will use this money to purchase food, pet supplies and cleaning products, and help the countless animals that are in need.”

The next community breakfast will be held Friday, January 26, and will benefit United Health Centers, an organization committed to providing accessible, comprehensive quality health care to everyone, including farm worker families and the underserved. Attendees are encouraged to make a minimum donation of $5 to attend the breakfast. Tachi Palace hosts a monthly community breakfast that features a breakfast buffet, informative community news and business networking, as well as raffle prizes. All contributions benefit a featured organization. For more information, visit

About Valley Animal Haven

Located on two-and-a-half acres in Lemoore, Valley Animal Haven is a non-profit, no-kill animal shelter dedicated to saving the lives of hopeless and homeless animals. Valley Animal Haven works closely with other local rescue groups and shelters throughout the San Joaquin Valley to help re-home as many animals as possible. Since its inception in 2014 more than 1,200 cats and dogs have been adopted. Valley Animal Haven is located at 990 E. “D” Street, Lemoore, CA. For more information visit

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