September 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, September 16, 2018
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Vina Enoteca – In the Stanford Barn
700 Welch Road, Suite 110, Palo Alto, California 94304
Wine, a delicious plant-based lunch, auction, and entertainment that includes a silent auction offering these fabulous prizes: getaways to The Fairmont San Francisco, The Westin Las Vegas, The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort, The Sheraton Pasadena, Intercontinental. Many more prizes will be available!
Lunch will feature the new burger from Impossible Foods, made from plants, that looks, cooks, and tastes like ground beef, with no harm done to animals.
Emmy-Nominated Composer and Producer Philip Giffin, an accomplished Emmy-nominated composer and producer with major features and television programs to his credit, including 101 Dalmatians, Fatal Instinct, The Simpsons (season one), and Die Hard (I and II).
Phil created What If Animals Could Speak for Themselves for the Palo Alto Humane Society, with narration by Shelley Long and Bruce Greenwood.
$100 per person
Daisy the dog, abandoned in a local shelter at two years of age, was scrawny, unhealthy, and terrified at the time of her adoption but eventually blossomed into a trusting and happy dog. Daisy provided many years of grateful devotion to her human companions. When Daisy crossed the rainbow bridge, her owner presented a generous memorial gift to PAHS. With this gift, PAHS created the Daisy Fund, which provides assistance for animals whose owners cannot afford their pets’ urgent veterinary care. With this fund, sick or injured animals will not have to be surrendered to animal shelters or euthanized for lack of means. Assistance with managing crisis veterinary costs is one of the unique ways in which Palo Alto Humane Society helps people and animals in the communities in the mid-Peninsula.
Common Veterinary Services Covered through Daisy’s Fund:
- ER Visit $100
- IV Fluids $50–$100
- Sedation $135
- Ultrasound or X-Rays $70–$200
- Blood Panel $145–$250
- Wound Care $350–$500
- Anesthesia $450
- Surgery $1,000 and up
- Euthanasia $250
This event would not be possible without Sue and her family’s generous support. We are grateful to Impossible Foods for their generous donation and are excited to enjoy plant-based meals at our event.