The Jason Debus Heigl Foundation
The Jason Debus Heigl Foundation was founded by Nancy and Katherine Heigl in memory of a wonderful son and brother.
The focus of the Foundation is to increase awareness of inhumane treatment of animals, support non-profit rescue efforts, assist homeless shelter animals with rescue and medical treatment,
fund and encourage free spay / neuter clinics, place rescue dogs and cats in loving homes, and educate the public about the horrors of puppy mills and dog fighting.
Katherine, her mother Nancy and the Heigl family work tirelessly
to raise awareness of organ, eye and tissue donation. This is a
subject very close to their hearts, as Katherine's brother Jason
was a donor after he was tragically killed in a car accident in