Lost Our Home Pet Rescue Raises $160K at Sit Stay Brunch

Posted By on December 22, 2017

Lost Our Home Pet Rescue welcomed 465 guests to its “Sit Stay Brunch: A Purrfect Holiday Celebration!” at the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia earlier this month.

The event raised $160,000 and the organization announced that the Home at Last capital campaign had received an anonymous $1,000,000 donation as well as a $250,000 donation from the Rachael Ray Foundation.

At the event, Sandy Day, vice chairman of Lulu’s Fund, part of the Timothy T. Day Foundation, was awarded with the Pet Champion Excellence Award.

Melissa Sharpe served as the emcee and Thom and Sharla Blischok served as the Home at Last campaign chairs.

Funds raised from the event will support Lost Our Home Pet Rescue’s general operations.

  • Debbie Gaby with Dasha
  • Emcee Melissa Sharpe
  • Entry to the Alhambra ballroom at the Omni Montelucia
  • Jodi Polanksi with Sandy Day, Jenny Aho and Gina Page
  • Jodi Polanski announcing the capital campaign with chairs Thom and Sharla Blischok
  • Jodi Polanski with Sandy Day and Gina Page
  • Jodi Polanski with Thom and Sharla Blischok and Kim Marsh
  • Live Auction with Auctiontainer Letitia Frye
  • Oscar de la Salas and Gary Jackson with Hugo
  • Oscar de las Salas, Gary Jackson and Hugo with Courtney Bennett, Nicholas Ashmore and Pumpkin
  • Sandy and Timothy T. Day with Dasha
  • Thom and Sharla Blischok with Dasha
Jamie Killin

About Jamie Killin

Jamie Killin is the web editor for Frontdoors Media. She also is a freelance journalist who has been published in Thrillist, Phoenix Magazine, So Scottsdale!, The Arizona Republic and more.

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