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Lowell Humane Society Announces 2017 “Paws For Celebration”

Oct 15, 2017 05:47AM ● By Theresa Gilman

(Editor's Note: the following information was provided by the Lowell Humane Society.)

Lowell, Massachusetts – The Lowell Humane Society is pleased to announce its 2017 Paws for Celebration Auction & Cocktail Party Fundraiser, taking place Friday, November 3rd, 2017 from 6:00PM to 9:30PM. This spectacular event, now in its 4th year, will take place at the UML Inn & Conference Center, located at 50 Warren Street in beautiful Downtown Lowell. The evening will feature an extensive silent auction and dynamic live auction, passed hors d’oeuvres, live music, games, raffles and a cash bar.

“The event provides a wonderful opportunity for local businesses and animal lovers to help The Humane Society in our critical fundraising efforts” said Crystal Arnott, Shelter Program Manager. “Whether through a corporate sponsorship, a donation of an item for our auction, or by attending and bidding on some of the wonderful auction items – it’s an event that can be supported in so many ways!”

Over 200 individuals and volunteers attended the 2016 Paws for Celebration event, which raised over $60,000. Through the support of generous sponsors and friends, The Lowell Humane Society hopes to raise $70,000 at this year’s event.

If your company is interested in becoming an event sponsor, or if you’d like to donate an item for the auction, please contact Communications & Fundraising Manager, Crystal Arnott, at [email protected] Popular auction items include gift certificates to local businesses and restaurants, gourmet gift baskets, original artwork, sporting goods and memorabilia, and vacation & leisure items.

This wonderful evening to benefit the animals is sponsored by Westford Veterinary Emergency Referral Center, LLC, Chelmsford Animal Hospital, Mahoney Oil, Trinity EMS, Enterprise Bank, Woodard & Curran, Align Credit Union, Auntie Dog Training Studio, Norse Design Services, Washington Savings Bank, Prolim Development, Thorndike Exchange, The Orfanos Family, Heritage Properties, UML Inn & Conference Center, Bulgers Animal Hospital, Brew'd Awakening, Especially For Pets, Anytime Fitness, The Clermont Family, Applewood Construction, Indie Minded

The 2017 Paws for Celebration Auction & Cocktail Party promises to be a fun and enjoyable evening, and everyone is welcome to attend. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased online at or by vising the shelter at 951 Broadway Street, Lowell, MA.

Founded in 1873 with the mission of preventing cruelty, the Lowell Humane Society is one of the oldest humane organizations in the state of Massachusetts. The Lowell Humane Society works tirelessly to prevent cruelty, provide care for homeless and distressed animals and educate the public about responsible pet ownership. The Society is a private not for profit organization and does not receive any city, state or federal funding. Operations are supported through the generous support of individuals, businesses and foundations.

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