Auction Ends: Sep 13, 2017 10:00 PM MDT
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2017 Tails of the Painted Cats Online Auction

Tails of the Painted Cats brings unique art and a love of cats together for all to enjoy. For the sixth year, the Painted Cats are back, raising funds for the shelter cats and community outreach programs.

During the 2015 Tails of the Painted Cats Gala Dinner & Auction, we raised an unprecedented $106,000 for the Cat Care Society shelter cats.The Painted Cats success is possible thanks to our devoted and talented artists, our generous sponsors and donors, and our dedicated committee members. Thank you to everyone involved who made this possible in 2015. We are thrilled to launch 2017 Tails of the Painted Cats which promises to be the best one yet!

This year we are featuring 31 painted cats, including our new Mini Cat series. Returning this year are the 'Flat Cats' Paintings and the 'Clay Cats' Pottery. New this year, we are featuring the 'Paper Cats' Vintage Framed Postcard series.

We are offering online bidding for the Painted Cats, Flat Cats, Clay Cats and the Paper Cats from May 13th through September 13th.  Online bidding will close on September 13th.

Bidding will resume at the Tails of the Painted Cats Gala Dinner & Auction on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Pinehurst Country Club from 5-8pm.

Please note: If you are unable to attend the Gala Dinner be sure to set your maximum bids online by September 13th and we will serve as your proxy bidder during the event. Bidders who require their items shipped are responsible for all shipping costs for their winning items.


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Live Event Details

Order Tickets Sat Sep 16, 2017
5PM - 9PM MDT
Pinehurst Country Club 6255 W Quincy Avenue Denver, CO 80235 Add to My Calendar
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The 2017 TOPC Gala Dinner & Auction will be held at Pinehurst Country Club on Saturday, September 16th from 5-9pm. The evening's itinerary includes silent and live auctions, heads or tails game, paddle raiser donations and our shelter cat-themed donation cards. Returning for the fourth year is Denver's 'Auctioneer Extraordinaire' Doug Tisdale to run the live auction and serving as a Siamese Savior event sponsor. Joining him on stage will be Channel 2 News Anchor (and life-long cat lover) Ernie Bjorkman as Master of Ceremonies.

This year we are featuring 31 Painted Cats, including our new Mini Cat series. Returning this year are the 'Flat Cats' Paintings and the 'Clay Cats' Pottery. New this year, we are featuring the 'Paper Cats' Vintage Framed Postcard series.

During the Gala this year, we will feature 7 of our Painted Cats in the Live Auction:

  • Iris Princess – By Artist: Tanis Bula
  • The True Wild One – By Artist: Jane McFadden Dorsey
  • Golden Age of Hollywood – By Artist: Wendy Luck
  • The Naked Cat – By Artist: Jamie McWhirt
  • Frenchie - By Artist: Bette Rehner
  • Puss in Boots - By Artist: Jane McFadden Dorsey
  • BoHo the Hobo - By Artist: Pam Schmidt

 

Tickets are required for the Tails of the Painted Cats Gala Dinner & Auction. You can purchase tickets online or directly at the Cat Care Society shelter.

We are offering online bidding for the Painted Cats, Flat Cats, Clay Cats and the Paper Cats from May 13th through September 13th. 

Bidding will resume at the Tails of the Painted Cats Gala Dinner & Auction on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Pinehurst Country Club from 5-8pm.

Please note: If you are unable to attend the Gala Dinner be sure to set your maximum bids online by September 13th and we will serve as your proxy bidder during the event. Bidders who require their items shipped are responsible for all shipping costs for their winning items.

2017 Tails of the Painted Cats Sponsorship Opportunities Are Available!

The 2017 Tails of the Painted Cats Gala Dinner & Auction is just months away. We Are Offering a Number of Sponsorship Options to Help the Shelter Cats and our Important Community Outreach Programs.

The following upgraded sponsorships are perfect for a company or individual patron, wanting to take the important next step in helping our shelter cats and community outreach programs:

Individual Ticket | $115

($95 Before Our Early Bird Deadline of July 15)

  • One Gala Dinner & Auction Ticket
  • Guaranteed seat for one, placement not guaranteed at a particular table or with other guests

Date Night for Two | $190

  • Two Gala Dinner & Auction Tickets
  • Guaranteed seating for two together, placement not guaranteed at a particular table or with other guests

A “Half” Litter of Friends | $450

  • Seating together for four
  • Placement not guaranteed at a particular table or with guests not in your litter
  • Recognition at the event in our PowerPoint presentation
  • Special nametag recognition

A Litter of Friends | $900

  • Table of eight
  • Purchased at same time guarantees one table
  • Recognition at the event in our PowerPoint presentation
  • Special nametag recognition

Calico Champion | $1,200

  • Table of eight
  • Visible recognition at event and in all PR outreach
  • Logo listing in event program and verbal recognition during event
  • Name on mailed invitations *
  • Link/listing of Cat Care Society event webpage for one year

* Subject to printing deadlines

$1,200 pays for 24 spay and 30 neuter surgeries (preventing 54 cats from giving birth to multiple litters of kittens!)

Siamese Savior | $2,500

  • Table of eight
  • Visible recognition at event and in all PR outreach
  • Logo listing in event program and verbal recognition during event
  • Company name on mailed invitations *
  • Logo and link on Cat Care Society's Tails of the Painted Cats webpage for one year
  • Acknowledgement and link in biweekly E-Mews newsletter sent to 3,500+ recipients

$2,500 pays for approximately 4 months of dry food for the shelter cats (CCS houses 75-100 cats and kittens at our shelter year round).

Persian Protector | $5,000

  • Table of eight
  • Visible recognition at event and in all PR outreach
  • Logo listing in event program and verbal recognition during event
  • Logo on mailed invitations *
  • Logo and link on Cat Care Society's Tails of the Painted Cats webpage for one year
  • Recognition in Cat Care Quarterly newsletter for one year mailed to 5,000+ homes
  • Acknowledgement and link in biweekly E-Mews newsletter sent to 3,500+ recipients
  • Opportunity to speak for 3-4 minutes prior to Gala Dinner & Auction presentation

$5,000 pays for approximately 2 months of medical care, dry/canned cat food and cat litter for the shelter cats (CCS houses 75-100 cats and kittens at our shelter year round).

Tuxedo Treasure | $10,000

  • Two tables of eight
  • Visible recognition at event and in all PR outreach
  • Logo listing in event program and verbal recognition during event
  • Pens with your company name imprinted used during silent auction and provided at each table setting
  • Logo on mailed invitations *
  • Logo and link on Cat Care Society's Tails of the Painted Cats webpage for one year
  • Recognition in Cat Care Quarterly newsletter for one year mailed to 5,000+ homes
  • Acknowledgement and link in biweekly E-Mews newsletter sent to 3,500+ recipients
  • Opportunity to speak 3-4 minutes prior to Gala Dinner & Auction presentation
  • Includes sponsorship of monthly educational seminars and offers a variety of marketing options

$10,000 pays for 18 dental procedures, 52 spay surgeries, 60 neuter surgeries, 200 rabies vaccines and 165 FVRCP booster vaccines. (Providing health and wellness to hundreds of needy cats and kittens in our community and helping fund our Temporary Care Program; This program serves families temporarily made homeless due to foreclosure, fire, or personal misfortune).

Click Here to learn more about our 2017 Tails of the Painted Cats Sponsorship Packages