Shelter still at top in CrowdRise challenge
The Santa Fe animal shelter continues to be in the top place nationally of a social media fundraising campaign this week, battling dozens of animal-welfare groups in a challenge that could earn the shelter $50,000.
The Michelson Found Animals Saving Pets Challenge, which launched Sept. 30, is a competition for nonprofits focused on reducing shelter euthanasia. The team that raises the…
Posted on October 23, 2014 at 1:07pm
The event is a celebration of the 40th anniversary of film,…Continue
Posted on October 9, 2014 at 10:44am
Rummage sale benefits Wildlife Center
A Saturday fundraiser dubbed Boutique, Estate And Rummage Sale or BEARS, will benefit The Wildlife Center.
The 9 a.m. sale is in the parking lot of St. John’s Methodist Church at Cordova Road and Old Pecos Train in Santa Fe. In addition to a great selection of things to purchase such as jewelry, books, sporting goods, artwork and tools, the center also will have live educational raptors on display.
All proceeds will…Continue
Posted on October 9, 2014 at 10:34am
Variety show supports animal group
A variety show Saturday will benefit a nonprofit group that helps companion animals of homeless people.
The Jewel Box Cabaret, which has been described as the “most unique, original and exciting Las Vegas-style variety show in Santa Fe,” is set for 8 p.m. Saturday at the Armory for the Arts Theater. Tickets are $20.
All proceeds from the performance benefit the Street Homeless Animal Project, a nonprofit that provides food and…Continue
Posted on September 19, 2014 at 9:59am
Buddhist monk to hold pet blessing
A Buddhist monk in the tradition of the Dalai Lama and former member of the Tibetan Parliament in exile will lead a pet blessing at the Santa Fe animal shelter.
The blessing by Geshe Thupten Phelgye is set for 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, in the courtyard next to the shelter’s adoptions building, 100 Caja del Rio Road. It is free and open to the public.
Phelgye, who will also bless the shelter’s homeless animals, is founder…Continue
Posted on September 1, 2014 at 4:14pm