NCHS and SPCA’s Paws to Celebrate gala is on May 9

The North County Humane Society and SPCA is inviting mothers and their families to spend a magical evening giving back to animals in need at the 3rd Annual Paws to Celebrate gala fundraiser on Saturday, May 9, at Paradise Gardens in Oceanside.

With the event being on Mother’s Day weekend, NCHS is featuring a special offer for attendees that bring their moms.

For anyone who adds their mom to the reservation, their tickets are upgraded to the exclusive VIP reception prior to the main event. Mothers of the two and four legged kind will enjoy a beautiful night dancing under the stars with live music from Sounds Perfect. Guests will love to dress up for this black-tie optional event that features a VIP reception, silent auction, and dinner.

The different tastes of moms can be fulfilled with a variety of live and silent auction items that will make a great gift for the next day’s celebration. For the fashion conscience, a pair of Michael Kors sunglasses; the sun lovers can enjoy a two night stay at the Sheraton Maui; the athletic will get in shape with yoga classes; and for the Mexican food lovers, meals from Rubios.

“When I shared with my mother that I was thinking of taking her to the event for Mother’s Day she was overjoyed,” said Julie Bank, Executive Director, NCHS. “What better way to celebrate the joys of motherhood, but to make a difference in the lives of homeless animals.”

The VIP reception will take place from 5 to 5:45 p.m., followed by a silent auction from 6 to 7:30 p.m., with dinner being served at 7:30 p.m. VIP tickets cost $175 and include a hosted reception with complimentary beer, wine, champagne and hors d’ oeuvres; plus a special preview of the silent auction items. Regular tickets cost $125.

If you are interested in purchasing gala tickets or supporting NCHS with a sponsorship, visit the NCHS Web site at www.nchumane.org or call (760) 757-4357, Ext. 1230. All proceeds from the event will benefit the more than 5,000 animals sheltered at the North County Humane Society & SPCA each year.

SOURCE: From a NCHS news release

Related posts:

  1. ‘After Dark’ gala benefits Lux Art Institute
  2. La Jolla Symphony & Chorus gala celebrates season
  3. North Coast Rep holds tropical-themed gala
  4. New Children’s Museum Gala is child’s play
  5. ‘Idol’ finalist performs at American Ireland Fund’s gala

Short URL: http://www.delmartimes.net/?p=5284

Posted by on Apr 29, 2009. Filed under Archives. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Archives

Facebook

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

LA JOLLA NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RSS RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

  • Community input received on proposed health club and pool facility in Rancho Santa Fe
    About 100 Rancho Santa Fe residents showed up on Friday, Oct. 17, for a health club and pool community meeting, the last outreach before ballots were mailed on Monday, Oct. 20. On the ballots, members are being asked whether the Rancho Santa Fe Association should spend $350,000 on a professional planning phase for the potential new community amenity. RSF Ass […]
  • Czech violin duo to perform at Village Church in Rancho Santa Fe
    In cooperation with the Consulate General of the Czech Republic, the Czech School San Diego hosts a free classical violin concert by internationally recognized Czech violin player Jaroslav Svecený and his daughter, Julie Svecená, who are on a tour of the United States. The concert will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 in the Village Church. The father-daughter duo will […]
  • Rancho Santa Fe weekly sports update
    Torrey Pines defeated Canyon Crest Academy 4-3 in a Palomar League opener for both teams on Oct. 9. Alayna Tomlinson and Farah Farjood each scored two goals to lead the Falcons. Samantha “Sammy” Cirino added one goal and one assist. […]