13th K9 Wine & Dine: What an amazing success!
What an amazing event!
Our 13th annual K9 Wine & Dine Fundraising Gala was a huge success. With over 200 guests and over 120 dogs attending, the event was a night to remember.
From the "champagne" carpet walk, to the amazing food, to the huge silent auction, and beyond, this year will be hard to top!
GRAND TOTAL RAISED: $20,514.14
Check out these event photos from the red carpet! Please feel free to download, and thank you so much to our amazing photographer:
ERIC POULIN: www.ericpoulinphoto.com
Photo Booth Photos from Coast Mountain Photography: CLICK HERE!
WAG wishes to recognize and express its gratitude to everyone who helped make our 13th annual K9 Wine and Dine fundraising gala a success. With over 220 human and 125 dog guests, the event was sold out! Our special thanks to:
Our partner, The Westin Resort and Spa, with a special thanks to Regine Brucks and Justine Nichol.
The See Ya Later Ranch and the Whistler Brewing Company for donating wine and beer with all proceeds going to WAG.
The sponsors who created a delicious meal for our special K9 guests, Milestones Grill and Bar, Whistler, with special thanks to Chef Bruce Worden, Riverside Café and Catering, Whistler, with special thanks to Chef Nikita Kornilov, and Sugar Momma Pastries, Whistler, with special thanks to Chef Sabrina Perfitt.
The dedicated volunteers who make the evening a possibility.
The all the generous donors who contributed to a successful silent auction.
The photographers who gave their time to create memories, Coast Mountain Photography, and Eric Poulin Photography, Whistler.
PSAV for donating their time and audiovisual equipment for the evening.
Scotiabank for their generous and continued support of WAG.
Dr. Melinda Lopez (DVM) for her dedication to the shelter.
Emily Zimmerman, pet portrait artist, for her time and fundraising initiative in support of WAG.
And thanks to all of YOU, our wonderful guests, who came out to support this incredible charitable organization.
SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!
THANK YOU TO OUR AUCTION DONORS:
Alpine Lock & Safe
Ascent Wellness & Wear
Big Sky Golf & Country club
Bubbles Dog Spa
Canadian Wilderness Adventures
Chad Wood Construction
Coast Mountain Veterinary Services
Coastal Mountain Excavations
Danes and Divas pet apparel and accessories
Dave Petko, artist
Dr. Dobias Natural healing
Eagleview Veterinary Hospital
Emily Zimmerman, artist
Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club
Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hotel
Fanaticko Skis and Bikes
Fathom Stone Art Gallery and Studio
First Mate Pet Foods
Food Well Said
Four seasons Resort, Whistler
Hilton Whistler Resort and Spa
Jono Hair Artisits, Nancy Knapton
Kandice Keith, artist
Lodging Ovations - Evolution
The Meadows at Pemberton
Meadow Park sports Center
Milestones Grill and Bar
Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont
Nesters Liquor Store
Nicklaus North Golf Course
Nita Lake, Aura Restaurant
Olives on Tap
One T Apparel
Pemberton Veterinary Hospital
RC Pet Products
Red Door Bistro
Rim Rock Cafe
Rocks and Gems
Rocky Mountain Chocloate
Ruby Tuesdays Accessories
Skiis and Biikes
Sportstop Source For Sports
Starbucks, Crystal Lodge
Tanya DeLeeuw, photographer
The Tigers Paw
The Whistler Grocery Store
Trek Dirt Series
Vanessa Stark, artist
Wall 2 Wall Carpet and Flooring
Whistler Eco Tours
Whistler Golf Club
Whistler Kitchen Works