A two-day, half-off adoptions event will include music, food & photo ops with the Verizon Show Car.
TAMPA, FLA (JULY 25, 2014) – The Humane Society of Tampa Bay and Verizon are teaming up to hold a “Race Into Fall With Half-Off Adoptions” event on Saturday and Sunday, August 9-10, 2014 from 10am-5pm. The Verizon Show Car, an Indy favorite driven Will Power, will be at the event and available for photos with volunteer professional photographer Norman Mark (Power will not make an appearance at the event).
RACE INTO FALL WITH HALF-OFF ADOPTIONS
Saturday & Sunday, August 9 – 10, 2014
10:00am ¬– 5:00pm
Humane Society of Tampa Bay
3607 N Armenia Avenue, Tampa, FL 33607
humanesocietytampa.org or fiosflorida.com
Between 11am and 3pm on both days of the event, attendees will be able to purchase food, enjoy music by DJ Coswell, participate in activities for children, and get pet photos with the Verizon Show Car for a $5 donation.
“We are so grateful to Verizon for their generous sponsorship and excited to partner with them,” said Humane Society of Tampa Bay Executive Director Sherry Silk. “August can be a slow month for adoptions and we hope this event will help more animals find loving homes.”
This is an important opportunity for animal lovers in the Tampa area,” said Jeanmarie Milla, Verizon’s Florida region operations president. “The name says it all – animals looking for a home need to be treated humanely and we are very happy to team with the Humane Society and have Verizon employees supporting this effort.”
About Humane Society of Tampa Bay
For more than 100 years, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay has been dedicated to ending animal homelessness and providing care and comfort for companion animals in need. Named a Four-Star Charity by Charity Navigator for five years running, and accredited by AAHA, the standard in veterinary excellence, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay is dedicated to the highest standards in animal sheltering and veterinary care. Our adoption programs, Animal Health Center services, community outreach efforts and volunteer opportunities are essential to the health and well being of animals across Tampa Bay. The Humane Society of Tampa Bay is leading the way because every life counts. www.humanesocietytampa.org.