The Sarah Jayne Orton Memorial Foundation was created by the Orton family to memorialize the loving life of their five year old daughter, Sarah, who passed away suddenly due to sepsis in October of 2013. To honor Sarah's life, the Sarah Jayne Orton Memorial Foundation was created.
Sarah Jayne Orton Paws For a Cause Inc. is officially it's own 501(c)(3) organization in 2017 and any and all funds raised now is distributed between the Baltimore Humane Society and Stray Haven in New York. As of July 2017 the foundation has raised over $58,000.
There's an event coming up called "Paws For A Cause In Memory of Sarah Jayne Orton." It will be Saturday, October 7 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hickories Park in Owego. Go online to register and find more information.