The following young individuals and youth groups have performed generous acts of kindness in an effort to make life better for the homeless animals at OAHS. Each has received an OAHS Purple Paw in tribute of their good deed.  We greatly appreciate their compassion and the passion with which they give.


February 2018
Lourdes Academy Elementary School -Casual for a Cause Friday

January 2018
Abbey Wolfe

December 2017
Kira Smith
Ben Byczek
Henry, Marta & Halle
Leadership 2 Students-Oshkosh West High School
Golden Oaks 4H
Girls Scout Troop 2595
Lourde's Academy 5th Grade C4AC
Cub Scout Pack 3137

November 2017
Oakwood School Girl Scout Troop 2500

October 2017
Cub Scout Pack 3644
Girl Scout Troop 2364
Aryn Gauerke
Esther Gauerke
Jasmine Saiyed
Sara Saiyed
Winneconne Girl Scout Troop 2579
Violet McKeefry
Lily McKeefry
The Riverside Program - North HS & FVTC
Hailie Trochinski
Maggie Kriege
Children at St Andrew's Church - made cat wands
St. Raphael's Church Elementary Religious Education

September 2017
Summer Reading Program-Friends of Oshkosh
Public Library
Kate & Caroline Clover- lemonade stand
Mariucci & Friends-lemonade stand

August 2017
Arts for Kids Day Care - Bake Sale

July 2017
Jacob Shapiro Elementary 4th Grade
Layla - Lemonade stand
Felipe & Valentina

June 2017
Dream Catcher's 4-H club - Supply Drive
Omro Middle School - Cupcakz for Curz

May 2017
Emmeline Cook Student Council & Students/supplies
Jefferson School Encompass Class- supplies
West high School - Penny War
Daisy Troop 2406- supplies

April 2017
Dream Catchers 4-H
Winneconne Troop 2118
Lakeview Elementary Daisy Troop 2201

March 2017
Ashlyn Larson
Franklin School - Penny War & 300 plus cans of cat food
Miss Daubert's Franklin School Kindergarten Class
Woodland Intermediate Troop 2025

February 2017
Brinley Norton
Jordyn Verkuilen
Mears 4H
UWO S Scott Hall

January 2017
Genevieve Blustin




Happy Birthday December 2017Sophia

Happy Birthday- November 2017
Isla Olson
Kenadie Mikula
Franek O.

Happy Birthday - October 2017
Taylor Vollrath

Happy Birthday - September 2017

Happy Birthday - August 2017
Brooke Zillges

Happy Birthday- July 2017

Will Kohlman
Stella Schwersenske

Happy Birthday -May - 2017
Celia Thurn

Happy Birthday - April -2017

Happy Birthday - March -2017
Logan Binner

Happy Birthday - February 2017

Happy Birthday-January-2017
Jenna Kuhlman
Lauren LaViolette
Olivia Karpowitz

Any omissions are unintentional. If your name or the name of your business or service group is not listed, please contact Cheryl Rosenthal at 920-424-2128 (Last updated 03-02-17) December Award recognition will be extended into the following for three months.) Pictures are taken down after 3 months. Send a picture of your Purple Paw Recipient with their Purple Paw Award to 1925 Shelter Ct, Oshkosh WI 54901 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Sorry, we can't guarantee all pictures will be published. Pictures are taken down after 3 months have passed.

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