Boca Raton, Fla. – Creating the “paw-fect” moment to celebrate “puppy-loving” moms, Tri-County Animal Rescue (TCAR) is kicking off Mother’s Day Week 2022 by cheering and pampering these devoted moms and their fur babies at TCAR’s second annual Moms & Pups “Bark & Brunch” on Sunday, May 1 at The Addison. Proceeds from the stylish “Fun and Fun” outdoor fundraiser, to be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., will help meet a growing need for community well-being. Funds raised will augment TCAR’s medical fund which subsidizes TCAR’s low-cost, full-service veterinary and animal hospital services for pet owners who are financially challenged or experiencing economic setbacks due to Covid. and other employment issues, as well as first responders.
In support of the only animal shelter in their Boca Raton community, “Bark & Brunch” attendees will enjoy an outdoor brunch and festivities for puppy moms, their guest pups, and family and friends. Plans include a welcome reception with “Bark Bars” with unlimited Bloody Marys and Bellinis, a delicious buffet of dog treats, photo ops for mom and pooch, luxury lifestyle opportunities “Chances to Win “, gift shopping for Mother’s Day, prizes and surprises and live music. High-profile Boca Raton Pup moms will be honored on this day who have long advocated for pet rescue and support for TCAR; The 2022 honorary co-chairs are 2021 recipients Marta Batmasian, Andrea Kline and Constance Scott. The lunchtime emcee is Emmy-winning former broadcast journalist and proud mom Toni May of TCAR Rescue Pup.
This “Bark & Brunch” fundraiser has become a perfect way to kick off Mother’s Day week for so many puppy parents by boosting supplies from the non-profit Medical Fund that helps provide surgeries, X-rays, ultrasounds, dental care, etc. state-of-the-art on-campus clinic for loving pet owners who are struggling financially. Wellness, surgery and treatment services are provided upon the demonstrated “ability to pay” of the pet owner, as TCAR believes that all pets should remain healthy in their homes and not be forced to overlook treatable medical and dental issues that can spiral out of control and cause unnecessary pain. and loss or even handed over to shelters due to lack of funds.
As one of the largest regional 100% No-Kill, 501C(3) nonprofit animal shelters, TCAR is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and rehoming of unwanted pets in Palm Beach Counties. , Broward and Miami-Dade. Since its inception, TCAR, a four-star rated Charity Navigator non-profit organization for seven consecutive years, has rescued more than 78,000 pets from euthanasia, providing a safe haven until every rescue has the chance to live the rest of his life as a precious pet. .
The 2022 “Bark & Brunch” Host Committee includes Peg Anderson, Marta Batmasian, Patricia Carpenter, Alisa Cohen, Francesca Daniels, Sharon DiPietro, Patricia Duch, Ingrid Fulmer, Suzi Goldsmith, Sue Heller, Gwen Herb, Arlene Herson, Gloria Hosh , Bonnie Kaye, Jon Kaye, Dyana Kenney, Suzanne Klein, Andrea Kline, Dr Allen Konis, Lise Orr, Lynda Palmer, Linda Petrakis, Pam Polani, Constance Scott, Robin Trompeter, Lisa VanderPloeg, Robert Weinroth and Teri Wolofsky.
Current sponsors and donors include “Top Dogs” Main Sponsors: Marta & Jim Batmasian Family Foundation and Andrea Kline, “Pup Star” Host: Suzanne Klein, “Pet Protector”: ADT Sponsor, “For Pups Sake” Sponsors: Andrea Colton and Nina Otto, “Paws Up” Red Carpet Sponsor: Constance Scott, “Moms & Pups” Event Producer: Kaye Communications PR & Marketing (KCOM-PR), Decor Sponsor Pupolicious: Duch Designs, Chocolate Treats for Mother’s Day: Cristino Chocolates, “Pawsome” Printer: Minuteman Boca Raton, Saks Fifth Avenue and Arnie Steinberg: The man with the voice.
Sponsorships are still available, but are going fast
Sponsorship/donor opportunities are available for the ‘Ruff, Ruff’ Reception and the ‘Bark Bars’. Multiple opportunities are available at the “For Pup Sake” sponsorship level of $5,000 to dedicate/name a room to the TCAR Clinic and at the $1,2000 level to dedicate/name a healing kennel/clinic for one year.
More ways to fund the need by purchasing “THE ULTIMATE” chance to win
Whether fans can attend or not, everyone can buy “”THE ULTIMATE” Odds of Winning $100 tickets to win one of five ultra-luxury opportunities, a six-night stay in a luxury condo in Breckinridge, CO courtesy of orthopedic surgeon Dr. George M. Botelho; a “Cruise on the Fly” with Celebrity Cruises provided by Scott Grody Travel; a two-night stay at Loews South Beach, Miami Beach; a two-night stay at the Opal Grand Resort & Spa/Delray Beach and a “wellness package” with gift certificates to Cohen Laser & Vision Center, Mario Pucci, Cristino Fine Jewelry, Salt Suite, Yaacov Heller/Gallery 22, Konis Family Dentistry. Chance to Win purchases are limited to just 200 tickets; tickets will be drawn at the May 1 event. Ticket holders do not need to be present to win.
“Bark & Brunch” seats and “THE ULTIMATE” Chance-to-Win tickets are limited. Brunch tickets are on sale through March 31 at $275; Starting April 1, tickets will cost $300 each. Chance-to-Win tickets are $100 each. To buy tickets, go to www.tricountyanimalrescue.com or call 561-482-8110. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Jon Kaye, Kaye Communications at [email protected] or 561-392-5166.