D.O.G.S. benefit!

Last Wednesday, the organization that I am a part of, Dogs of A Good Society, had our very first private benefit.  It was a small benefit with close friends and family members to get our feet wet and to celebrate being an incorporated organization.  The support that we received from our friends and family surpassed my expectation.  I am so happy that so many people believe in us and in our mission to help animals in need.  What an awesome feeling knowing that people support us!

We had our benefit at YUM! bakery in Minneapolis and we couldn’t have found a better place for our first public event.  It was small and intimate just like we wanted and the staff were so helpful and so nice.  It seemed like they were all animal lovers as well!  And the food… YUM is right!  We had 2 different types of cakes and caramel bars, chocolate bars, etc.  So so good!  I can’t wait to go back and try more of their food.

I can’t wait till the board members meet again and start talking about next steps we should be taking with this organization.  I am so happy to be part of a group that sincerely cares about animal welfare and rights like I do!

If you would like to support D.O.G.S , even if it’s just 50 cents, there is a donation button on the right side of my blog 🙂

And here are some pictures I took from the event 🙂

some of our guests enjoying the sweets!

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right before the event!  yummy treats!

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love the support!

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oh but of course I need to take a picture of the outfit ha!  Forever 21 dress and blazer, black tights, booties.  And the right pictures is our inspiration table at the event; pictures of our pets and our inspiration on why we are doing what we are doing

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closer look of our inspiration table.  my dogs are on the front :p

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my husband was there to support us on our first benefit!

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umm yummy cupcakes! cannot wait to go back and eat some more 🙂

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Board members of D.O.G.S!

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Can’t wait to see what 2013 has in store for us!
Have a fabulous weekend!

xoxo

Dogs of A Good Society

I am part of a brand new organization whose mission is to assist animals in need.  More specifically, we want to help local rescue groups here in the Twin Cities rescue more animals  by offering help, resources, etc.  We are going to have our first benefit tomorrow and I cannot be more excited.  It’s a private event with close friends and family just to get our feet wet and celebrate the fact that we are incorporated.  Of course, we are working on also getting non-profit status.

More information can be found on our blog: Dogs of A Good Society
We are also working on our website and I will post that once it is up and running.
I am so excited to be part of new group whose mission is to help animals!

If you would like to support our organization, I have posted a donate button in my blog.  If you can donate 50 cents, a dollar, anything, we would greatly appreciate it!