News Archive: 2011

December 7, 2011

Help us win!

Help Us Win the Holiday Giving Challenge! We’re passionate about making a difference in our community, and we’re willing to work for it…but we need your help first! When you make a donation of $5 or more to the Seattle Animal Shelter Foundation (via the Seattle-based nonprofit giving partner, Jolkona) you’ll be voting with your…

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November 28, 2011

SASF Auction a success!

The Seattle Animal Shelter Foundation held its first annual Raining Cats and Dogs benefit auction on October 22, 2011 celebrating pet friendly Seattle and its neighborhoods. The auction, held at the Swedish Cultural Center in Seattle, drew approximately 200 attendees. The evening was a huge success! The silent and live auctions raised $53,000, and the…

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October 16, 2011

Mission: Paws-ible

The Seattle Shelter Foundation is pleased to be able to present this special adoption promotion in conjunction with the Seattle Animal Shelter. Sometimes certain animals are overlooked for adoption and it seems impossible to find them their forever home. The purpose of this promotion is to bring attention to these overlooked animals and find them…

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October 7, 2011

SASF first grant to SAS

The Seattle Animal Shelter Foundation is excited to announce its first grant to the Seattle Animal Shelter for $5,000. The initial grant will fund the upcoming special adoption promotion, Mission Paws-ible, at the Seattle Animal Shelter October 8-16th. Grant funds will be used to pay for the adoption costs of select dogs, cats and critters…

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June 12, 2011

Furry 5K Fun Run and Walk

The Furry 5K is an essential fund-raising event for the Seattle Animal Shelter (SAS). The Furry 5K was created to raise money for the SAS’s Help the Animals Fund, which helps provides veterinary care for sick, injured and abused orphaned animals and supports the volunteer and foster care programs at the SAS. The Furry 5K,…

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February 14, 2011

SASF 2011 Benefit Auction

Raining Cats & Dogs A benefit auction presented by the Seattle Animal Shelter Foundation Date: October 22, 2011 Time: 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm Location: Swedish Cultural Center: 1920 Dexter Ave N, Seattle, WA Cost: $75, Includes passed appetizers catered by Bacchus & Arianna, Pan Asian buffet dinner catered by Dragonfish, and two drink tickets…

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