Voting is now closed. Winners will be announced on August 20th!

Voting is now closed.

About the FUTY Festival Award of Excellence

The Voting window was open July 23 at 5pm and closed on August 6th at midnight.

Pacific Northwest animal shelters, foster and rescue organizations were invited to nominate one volunteer.  The winners of the FUTY Festival Volunteer of Excellence award will be awarded a $1000.00 cash prize and their organization will receive a $1000.00 donation.

The nominees with the highest number of online votes at the end of the voting window will be officially announced and honored on August 20, 2017 at FUTY Festival in Seattle, WA.

For more information about nominating a volunteer or The FUTY Festival, please email