HOLDING CHECK - (L/R) Dee Bishop, President of Humane Society Bay County, Shawn Doyle, Ashley Anderson, Two Men & a Truck and Josh Sharrow. Golden Retrievers are Finnegan and Arwen . . . both Rescue Dogs. (MyBayCity Photo by O.J. Cunningham)
WOOF SIT 2012 Raises $1,000 For Bay County Humane Society
Dee Bishop Says Josh & Shawn Are Heroes
November 11, 2012
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By: O. J. Cunningham
"I would just call those two guys heroes," said Dee Bishop about Josh and Shawn from www.LastChoiceCountry.com
Bishop is the President of the Humane Society of Bay County (HSBC) and said she was "thrilled and happy" to be on the receiving end of the fundraiser.
Bishop, along with HSBC Board Member Ashley Anderson were in the offices of MyBayCity to pick up a check for $1,000 from a recent WOOF SIT fundraiser by www.LastChoiceCountry.com
for the HSBC.
WOOF SIT Fundraiser
raises $1,000 for
Humane Society of Bay County.
Photo by O. J. Cunningham
Anderson and Bishop brought along a pair of Golden Retriever dogs (Arwen & Finnegan) to participate in the ceremony.
spent two nights on the roof at Millar's Appliance on North Euclid raising funds for HSBC. The Humane Society received $2.50 for each new "LIKES" that www.LastChoiceCountry.com
could generate on MyBayCity's FACEBOOK page. (There were 400 new "LIKES" logged during the two-day WOOF SIT.
"It was a no-brainer for me to get involved in this," said Ashley Anderson. Anderson donated money from both Two Men and A Truck as well as Pet Butler (Poop Scooping Company) toward the fundraising effort. "When Josh and Shawn called and said it was for the Humane Society, I was all in," said Anderson.
"We not only raised a thousand dollars for the HSBC's new Foster Placement Program, but four or five dogs were actually "rescued" and found new homes during the weekend event," Bishop went on to say.
There are already plans in the works for a 2013 "WOOF SIT" kind of fundraiser. "One thing sure," said Josh Sharrow of LastChoiceCountry. "We'll try to schedule our "WOOF SIT" a little bit earlier in the year.
The temperature on the roof at Millar's got down to 34 degrees during the overnight stay of the event.
Scott McKenzie of Millar's provided a computer INTERNET connection on-site if anyone wanted to log into their FACEBOOK account and click the "LIKE" button on MyBayCity's page while they're at Millar's.
Bay Area Rental provided the "LIFT" to get Josh & Shawn up onto the roof at Millar's. Josh & Shawn broadcasted "live" during their two-day stay on the Millar's rooftop.
CLICK THE LIKE BUTTON
(If you don't already "LIKE" MyBayCity)
AND . . . HUMANE SOCIETY GETS A DONATION
FROM EVENT SPONSORS
(Like Button Will Be Dim If you Already "Like" MyBayCity on Facebook)
Cash Donation Sponsors for "Likes" included Mast Foulds CPA, Jeff Hunt (State Farm Insurance), Mike Miner (State Farm Insurance), Pet Butler (Poop Scoop) and Two Men and A Truck.
Other contributing sponsors were Bellsmith Graphic Design (Woof Sit Logo), Bay Area Rental (Lift up to the Roof), 7-11 Stores (Drinks & Supplies) and Tri-City Party Rentals (Tents and Inflatables).
Click the "LIKE" Button and
stay tuned for further announcements.
There was activity all day during the two-day WOOF SIT at Millar's on North Euclid in Bay City.
O. J. Cunningham
O. J. Cunningham is the Publisher of MyBayCity.com. Cunningham previously published Sports Page & Bay City Enterprise. He is the President/CEO of OJ Advertising, Inc.
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