Gatesville, TX July 1, 2013 – MVP Sanctuary – TX was incorporated as an ALL volunteer nonprofit public charity effective July 1, 2013.  MVP Sanctuary – TX primary mission is to honor, remember, and support our Texas active duty military, wounded warriors, veterans, their families, and their pets by developing and raising the funds to implement and maintain various projects at the Guardian Angels for Soldier’s Pet property located at 9725 FM 1783 outside of Gatesville, TX in Coryell Country off of FM 116 and approximately 14 miles west of Fort Hood.

The projects currently planned at the property are:

  1. private pet care facility;
  2. three memorial gardens;
  3. fishing pond and picnic areas;
  4. Guardian Angels for Soldier’s Pet National office and MVP Sanctuary – TX administration office;
  5. covered pavilions for events;
  6. designated areas for family activities; and
  7. assistance canine training facility.

In addition, MVP Sanctuary – TX will be working with Guardian Angels for Soldier’s promoting their mission and assisting via the private pet care facility when they have a need for a short term caring and safe home-like environment for pets going through their Foster Home program.

According to Linda Spurlin-Dominik, President/CEO, the 2013 Board of Directors include:

  • Courtney Hilborn of Fallbrook, CA as Vice President,
  • Janet Ward of Gatesville TX as Secretary,
  • Cherie Boudreaux of San Antonio TX as Treasurer, and
  • Nancy Emma of San Antonio TX as Director.

Volunteers are needed to help with the organization’s administration work (2 volunteers), outreach and fundraising committees (4-5 volunteers per committee), and on-site maintenance Leader and crew at the property.  The various volunteer opportunities are provided via the organization’s website or by contacting Linda Spurlin-Dominik, President/CEO by calling 254-423-4527 or email

MVP Sanctuary – TX is an ALL volunteer 501c3 Military & Veteran Support Organization (MVSO) for honoring, remembering, and supporting our active duty military, wounded warriors, veterans, their families, and beloved pets through various activities and events at the Guardian Angels for Soldier’s Pet TX property.

To learn more about the MVP Sanctuary – TX and ways to help visit their website at and “like” them on Facebook.