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5th Annual AWS Fundraiser Breakfast

& Silent Auction


Animal Welfare is seeking local businesses and friends to support our 5th Annual Fundraiser Breakfast and Silent Auction to be held October 5th at 7:30 a.m. at the Candlewood Valley Country Club.

There are several ways you can participate to help us care for our rescued animals:

  1. Become an event or table sponsor. Table Sponsorships are $250 for a table of 8.  Event sponsor levels are Silver $500, Gold $1000 and Platinum for $2000. Deadline for Sponsorship is August 31st.
  2. Businesses can become a Matching Gift Card Partner for our Silent Auction.  Agree in advance to match the value of gift cards to your establishment that we receive from donors. We will mention your business specifically in our Facebook Social Media posts (reaching over 4200 followers) to drive patrons to your establishment to purchase the Gift Cards.
  3. Make a significant contribution to our Silent Auction.  We benefit greatly from having higher end items such as: Vacation home, resort / time share stay, Round of Golf tickets, Event & Theatre tickets, Sporting event tickets, Concerts, Hotel stays or event at a casino.
  4. Become an advertiser in the event program booklet.  $50 half page, $100 full page ad. Ad deadline is September 14.
  5. Donate a Gift Card or Gift Basket to the auction. We need a variety of gift cards and gift baskets valued at $25 - $500 for our auction.


Donations for can be dropped off to Amy, or the AWS Shelter (8 Dodd Road, New Milford), by September 21. Suggested minimum value is $25 or above for Silent Auction donations.


AWS greatly appreciates, and relies upon, your support to provide quality year round care for all the animals we rescue.


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