April 11, 2015 Funds for Furry Friends Benefit Dinner & Auction: Our largest annual fundraising event, the “Funds for Furry Friends” dinner and auction will be held on April 11, 2015. Proceeds from the auction are used to provide food, shelter, and medical care for the homeless animals in Monroe County. This year our theme is “The Silver Screen”. Celebrate the Legends of Hollywood at our red carpet event and support your local humane society. Tickets are available at the shelter (833 N. Telegraph) or at the thrift store (15649 S. Telegraph). You can also purchase tickets by calling with a credit card to (734-240-0562). Ticket prices are $50/per person or you may purchase a Friends & Family table for 10 persons for $400.
We are very grateful to the following businesses who have donated an item (or items) to our “Funds for Furry Friends” Benefit Dinner & Auction. If you will be in attendance, you will have a chance to bid on items from the following:
The Toledo Zoo
Doctors Foster & Smith
The Toledo Symphony
Toledo Mud Hens
Big Bird-Sesame Street
Auto Body Plant
Lambertville Do-It-Best Hardware
Detroit Red Wings
Brest Bay Marina
Beaver Island Boat Company
Diamond Jack River Tours
Bedford Hills Golf Club
The Henry Ford
Wesburn Golf & Country Club
Bavarian Bell River Tours
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
The Legacy By Arthur Hills
Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad
We will continue to update this list as items come in. We are very grateful to all of these businesses and to our supporters for their generosity. We hope to see you at the auction!
Thank you to the following businesses who have shown their support for our 25th annual “Funds for Furry Friends” dinner & Auction with monetary contributions:
Friendly Ford, Inc.
Support the Humane Society of Monroe County simply by walking your dog!!! Go to www.wooftrax.com (or click on the link below) and download the free app. Use the app each time you grab for the leash. It’s healthy for you, your dog, and your favorite shelter or rescue. The more people walking for our shelter, the more WoofTrax will donate.
WoofTrax walkers have walked over 550,000 miles in 50 states to benefit their local animal shelters and rescue organizations. Please consider this easy way to save a life…Walk Today!
Did you know HSMC has a thrift store?
The HSMC thrift store is located at 15649 S. Telegraph Rd. (next to Monroe Motor Sports), Monroe, MI, 48161. all profits from our thrift store help the animals at our shelter! We accept donations of household items, furniture, decor, etc. We accept many different items from sports gear to children’s toys. We do not accept used clothing and /or used shoes.