• Cat Depot to Host First-Ever Golf Classic

    Golfers Tee-Off to Raise Funds for Homeless, Sick & Injured Felines


    Sarasota, Fla. – (January 31, 2017) – Cat Depot will host its first-ever Golf Classic on Monday, February 6 to raise needed funds for the homeless, sick, and injured cats and kittens helped by the organization each year. In 2016, Cat Depot rescued over 1,530 felines. 


    The event will be held at the prestigious Founders Club, located in Sarasota, Florida. The sold-out tournament will include an 18-hole scramble, luncheon, awards ceremony, silent auction, and luck of the draw raffle. Tee-off begins at 8:30 a.m.


    Organized by Cat Depot Advisory Board member, Caroline Resnick, the, the Golf Classic is part of the non-profit organization’s annual campaign to raise funds to promote and support all aspects of the shelter’s adoption and educational programs; to provide innovative and life-saving medical treatment to needy felines; and to ensure community access to low-cost medical services. 


    “The Golf Classic has already become a fun and important event to support Cat Depot’s mission,” Advisory Board Member, Caroline Resnick, said. “Thanks to the generosity of the many people who make it successful, we are able to make a significant difference in the lives of the community’s feline population.”


    Thank you to the following event sponsors: Gateway Bank of Southwest Florida; Syprett, Meshad, Resnick, Lieb, Dumbaugh, Jones, Krotec & Westheimer, PA; Ken & Linda Slavin; Capstan Financial Consulting Group; Greater Bay Plumbing; Superior Asphalt Elliott Services; Prime Serious Steak; Specialized Plumbing Technologies; Benderson Development; ShelCidy Custom Remodeling; Hap’s Cycle Sales; Bow-Tie & Friends Facebook; Golf USA; PestShield Termite & Pest Services; Medway Realty; Plastered Pool Resurfacing; Gator Machining; Southern Supply Company; Connie Summers Photography; Smith Insurance Group; Nancy Colby; and Larry Worster.


    For more information on the Golf Classic and on how you can help, please call 941.366.2404 x302 or email info@catdepot.org.


    Cat Depot, a non-profit, no-kill, free-roaming feline rescue facility, is recognized for its progressive design and commitment to helping homeless, abandoned and injured animals.


    Cat Depot’s mission is to save lives, find loving homes, and provide the resources and education to improve the destiny of homeless cats. Cat Depot supports more than 130 cats and kittens on any given day.


    About Cat Depot

    Open Monday through Friday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Handicap accessible. Cat Depot is located at 2542 17th Street, Sarasota, FL 34234. For more information, visit www.catdepot.org, or call (941) 366-2404.