Founder of Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary, Helen Bradham received the 2016 Book of Golden Deeds Award from the Exchange Club of Charleston this past Thursday. It was a great honor to be recognized for her outstanding contributions to animal welfare throughout the years. The Exchange Club of Charleston is the largest Exchange Club in the United States with over 300 members. Glenn McConnell gave a moving introduction during which he related his personal story of love for his dog Minniebelle adopted from Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary many years ago. Helen Bradham graciously accepted the award and spoke of mankind’s tremendous relationship with cats and dogs that has been thousands of years in the making. She also expressed her desire to end the number one mortality factor of companion animals: homelessness. Way to Go Helen!!!!