Thomas Ponce

Thomas Ponce, Lobby for Animals

Thomas is a 12 year old who has been passionate about animal rights since he was 4 years old.  Recently, with mentorship from attorney Jessica Astrof, Thomas launched a web-based resource for training and supporting animal rights advocates in how to lobby successfully.  On his website ( Thomas has created video materials and plans to develop more.  Thomas was named our 100th Grantee of 2013 and came to us via Whitney Calk and Ingrid Newkirk at PETA.


See Thomas in the Seminole Voice.

See Thomas in the Park Press. 

See Thomas in the Orlando Sentinel.

See Thomas at Talkin’ Pets.