Thursday, July 25, 2013
Denver Animal Examiner: "'Tails of the Painted Cats' event most successful ever for Cat Care Society"
"Tails of the Painted Cats, the Cat Care Society's biggest fundraiser of the year, brought in more than $55,000 on Saturday night, according to a spokesman for the Lakewood-based nonprofit...Top winning bid was $10,000 for "Broadway Betty," a dazzling green concoction by Ella Buchholz. Following were "Celeste, Celestial Cat of the Heavens" by Sheila Bobay McFather, which fetched $3,500, and "Green Eyed Lady" by Pam Schmidt, at $3,000. The latter was signed by the original members of the band Sugarloaf."
Link to Denver Animal Examiner
Quoting from Carrie Dow's Lakewood Pet Examiner column:
"The Cat Care Society’s Tails of the Painted Cats 2013 has come to an end with a gala dinner and auction at Pinehurst Country Club in Denver Saturday, July 20. Attended by over 170 patrons, the auction brought in over $55,000 to help the cats in the shelter’s care...Highlights of the evening included the event’s Master of Ceremonies Ed Greene of CBS4 and Cherry Hills Village Mayor Douglas M. Tisdale, Esq, event auctioneer."
Link to Lakewood Pet Examiner