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Around the World for 80 Strays gala to help animals

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Mohawk Hudson Humane Society in Menands, NY invites all to attend the seventh annual gala ArountheWorld for 80 Strays to support their work in caring for capital area animals. The gala will be held Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy.

The evening will feature a cocktail hour, sit-down dinner (with a vegetarian option available), silent and live auctions, presentation of the Society's 2014 Humane Heroes awards, and other wonderful surprises.

The Emcee will be News 10 meteorologist Steve Capporizzo, and the Auctioneer will be Dr. Mark Fruiterman. The Event Chair is Paul Harding of Martin, Harding & Mazzotti. The Honorary Committee Chairs are Mona Golub & Marie DeBrocky. Music will e provided by Grand Central Station.

Tickets are $175 individual or $300 couple. Attendees will receive admittance to the gala and have their name (along with the name of a beloved pet, if desired) listed in the event invitation and program and on signage at the event. Please click here to register online or here for a mail-in form.

Anyone wishing to become a member of the Honorary Committee must register by February 21 to have their name included in the event invitation. Ticket go on sale to the public on February 25. For more information, contact MHHS at 518-434-8128.

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