Sarasota, Florida – (October 5, 2012) – Cat Depot announced its annual fundraiser celebrating ten years of saving lives. The Forget Me Not Gala will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2013, and will include a fabulous buffet, open bar, comedic entertainment, silent and live auctions, and raffle treasures. The evening will recognize 21 local veterinarians who donate their time and services to Cat Depot. Gala chair is Deborah Vaughan, Vice President, Gateway Bank of Southwest Florida; and Honorary Chairs are Linda and Ken Slavin, co-founders, Cat Depot.
EVENT: Forget Me Not Gala
DATE: February 9, 2013
LOCATION: Laurel Oak Country Club
2700 Gary Player Blvd.
Sarasota FL 34240-8830
ENTERTAINMENT: Tim Wilkins, 20-year veteran standup comic and TV personality
Music by Tommy DiSarro, Full Swing Productions
TICKETS: $150.00. If purchased before January 25, $125.00
A nonprofit 501(c) 3 no-kill, free-roaming facility, Cat Depot is dedicated to helping homeless animals. The state-of-the-art center is known for its advanced technology, commitment to achievement, and the latest in shelter medicine practices and innovative programs. 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 is where compassion meets commitment.
Open seven days a week, come visit the more than 140 cats and kittens who are waiting for you. Shop in our Cat Depot Supply and Gift Store specializing in cat supplies and unique gifts. 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, Fla. 34234. For more information, go to www.catdepot.org, or call 941.366.2404.