Tickets on sale for the Woodford Humane Society Gala with diamond shock!

You may win a diamond by shopping for a glass of champaign, all funds go in the direction of the shelter

WOODFORD COUNTY, KY (WTVQ) – Diamonds are a ladies greatest good friend and on July twenty third, you may be the winner of a 0.65 level carat diamond by St. John and Myers in assist of man’s greatest good friend.

The annual summer time gala for the shelter returns in-person this 12 months in only a couple weeks. It is an vital fundraiser for the shelter to assist home Feed and look after animals pending a furever residence. Beth Olsen with the Woodford Humane Society says adoptions elevated through the pandemic with extra individuals working from residence. However when these employees returned to the workplace, the variety of animals being returned up.

“We’re nonetheless getting these animals in despite the fact that they did not even come from us so in the long term we’ve not been completely capable of keep away from that. The opposite aspect of that too is that individuals who did wish to undertake an animal did so early within the pandemic and meaning consumption is up and adoption is gradual,” explains Olsen.

Yearly St. John and Myers donates a diamond for a particular unique summer time gala.

“All you need to do to win that diamond is to purchase a ticket. You get one glass with a ticket and if you need to up your odds on profitable, you should purchase a second or third glass. A hundred percent of the cash you might be spending goes on to the shelter,” explains Louis Scholz with St. John and Myers.

This 12 months’s summer time gala will happen on the Keeneland leisure heart from 6 to 11 however to win the diamond, you should additionally cling across the even till the winner is introduced. If you cannot be there, there is a couple methods you may nonetheless assist from the consolation of your house. From now till the twenty third you may bid on-line within the silent public sale. Which might be accessed by means of the gala web site by clicking the hyperlink right here.

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