#30 My Gentle Barn: Creating A Sanctuary Where Animals Heal And Children Learn To Hope With Ellie Laks
Ellie Laks is the Founder of The Gentle Barn Foundation, a national organization that rescues and rehabilitates unwanted animals, and heals people with the same stories of abuse and neglect.
She is a celebrated animal welfare advocate, a humane educator, and the author of the book “My Gentle Barn: Creating a sanctuary where animals heal and children learn to hope.”
In today’s Encounter, Ellie shares how she overcame some of the darkest times in her life, and how her deep connection with animals has helped her to realize her life’s work.
Ellie is an inspiring woman who has saved hundreds of animals, and she’s hosted over 300,000 guests at The Gentle Barn.
She has appeared on some of the most influential media outlets including The Ellen Show, People Magazine, The Huffington Post, The NY Times, and many more.
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