Coordinator Contact

NHDR has several volunteers that each belong to various teams that each help coordinate different aspects of the rescue. Our Coordinator Directory should be able to help you find the person or team that can best respond to your inquiry. Should you not see a description fitting your question, please contact us using the contact form below and we will be able to direct you to the appropriate contact!

Daily Operations

Tami Vangool
Executive Director

Contact for:

  • Foster dog vet visits and all other financial authorization
  • Media inquiries
  • Emergencies requiring immediate assistance
  • Corporate and community outreach


Kathy Lindsay-Hawkins

Contact for:

  • Donations and donation receipts
  • Bill payments

Thank you to the amazing volunteers that make sure that dogs that come to New Hope have the best possible chance.

Adoption Events Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Information regarding a specific adoption event
  • Scheduling an adoption event with your business or organization
  • Volunteering at an adoption event

Adoptions Coordinator

Contact for:

  • To adopt your foster dog
  • The status of adoption applications

Fostering Home Approval Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Information about signing up to foster
  • Follow-up on your foster application

Foster Home Support Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Setting up support if you are a current foster home
  • Information regarding¬†support for you and your foster dog
  • If you have any questions/concern about fostering or the process

Foster Placement Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Arranging foster placement/temporary foster placement if you are an approved foster home and would like to foster a dog
  • Arranging temporary foster care for your foster dog if you need to go away
  • If you would like to change your fostering status

Event Sponsorship/Fundraising Coordinator

Tricia McAuley

Contact for:

  • Information about events and fundraisers
  • Third party fundraisers (if you want to hold a fundraiser for New Hope)
  • If you have a donation for a silent auction or event
  • Any fundraising ideas, comments or concerns

Intake Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Information about surrendering a dog to New Hope Dog Rescue
  • Status of surrender application

Post Adoption Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Reimbursement for adopted puppies spay/neuter reimbursements

Records Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Medical information for foster dogs
  • To post bios, photos, or vides to the website
  • To submit completed adoption contracts

Online Store Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Questions regarding online store/sales
  • Ideas for merchandise for online store/sales

Training Team Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Training support if you are a foster home or just adopted a New Hope dog and are in need of some help
  • Have any questions or need behavioural support

Volunteer Coordinator

Contact for:

  • Volunteering information
  • Arranging volunteer for New Hope events


Horizon Pet Nutrition
mutt hutt
Mohawk Animal Clinic
diamonds in the ruff
furry friends
PetSmart Charities
Cherry Insurance