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Friends of Oakland Animal Services



Saturday, September 10, 2011
7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
* Admission - $10 suggested donation.
* This evening, it's 18 and over ... and though
   we love them too, please leave pets at home.

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Uptown Center 
401 26th Street
Oakland, CA 

Driving Directions 


 Be sure to check out the
Animal Art Silent Auction!
We’re pleased to be able to offer for sale at our silent auction the works of the following distinguished graphic artists,
photographers, quilters, and jewelers.
Tim Anderson
Enrico Antiporda
Sharon Beals
Laurel Burch Artworks
Ron Burns
Debbie Claussen
Rosalie Gifford
David Lance Goines
Lisa Hayle and Cyndi Kuiper
J.M. Heick

Julia Kay
Kathleen Keil Hill

Pamela Keilson
Ed Kelly

Susan Liroff
Diane McCann
Annette Murasko
Lisa Rappoport
Diana Rebman
Virginia Rigney

Rita Sklar

Britta Stratton
Jean Summerville

Susan Tuttle
Susan Urquhart

and pet portrait sessions by:

Sara Atkins, photographer
Pamela Keilson, painter
Cyndi Kuiper, photographer

The list keeps growing...
check back for updates!!


Pawsitivity for Oakland's Animals
4th annual fundraiser for
FOAS logo

Join Emcee Christina Loren from NBC's Today in the Bay
for an evening celebrating the work of
Oakland Animal Services' volunteers and staff! 

Groove to funky jazz and latin by BIG Ken's Trio ...

Enjoy gourmet goodies and California wines ...

Bid on a stunning piece in the Animal Art Silent Auction ...

Meet our surprise Special Guests...

and Win a prize in our first-ever Grand Raffle!!

Raffle prizes include:
iPod Touch
pet-friendly Carmel getaway
Napa mini-vacation

  SONY Bloggie video camera
handcrafted Paco collar  & leash
wine rack, case of wine & aerator

Oakland A's tickets
Crate&Barrel gift card
Iconic Dog custom oil painting of your pet
Talavera Ceramics & Tile gift certificate

art glass sculptural bowl
redhound gift certificate
... and more !

Raffle tickets are $5 each (or $20 for 5).
Click HERE for a complete list of rules.

You can purchase tickets several ways:

1) click HERE to download an order form to mail
2)  buy directly from an OAS volunteer (click HERE to be put in touch)
3) buy at the event

Winners will be announced at each drawing during the event.
You need not be present to win.  Winners will be
contacted at the phone/email on ticket and will have
30 days to claim or forfeit the prize.

Please note:  Ticket purchases are not tax deductible.
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Admission is a $10 suggested donation. 
Guests must be 18 or over.  Though we love them too, please leave pets at home this evening!)

To make an event reservation online:
Use the link below to access a secure PayPal system
(which also accepts credit card payments with NO need for a PayPal account).
Make Reservation(s) Online Now!

 We are happy to accommodate friends and groups! 
Please use the link above or method below
to make a separate reservation for each person.

To make an event reservation and pay by check:
Make check payable to
Friends of Oakland Animal Services (FOAS)
and mail to:

P.O. Box 3132
Oakland, CA  94609
* Please indicate number of reservations and name of each guest.
Names will be on the Reservation List at door.*

To pay cash:
Simply pay at the door!

We look forward to seeing you September 10th!!

All proceeds from the gala, Art Auction and Raffle benefit Friends of Oakland's Animal Services -- dedicated to improving the quality of life at Oakland's only 'open door' shelter.  FOAS is a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization.  Click HERE to visit FOAS for more information on our activities.