Kim Sturla

Kim Sturla cofounded Animal Place, a sanctuary and education center in Grass Valley, CA in 1989. Kim has worked in the animal protection field for 50 years advocating for animals used in research and testing, helping students faced with dissection in schools, stopping fur farms, operating a SPCA and running Animal Place for 31 years. Animal Place conducts large scale rescues of hens from egg farms. In 8 years they have liberated more than 30,000 hens from egg farms, rehabilitated them and placed them into forever homes.