A Very Special Horse Event
EQUINE VOICES RESCUE AND SANCTUARY HOSTS ITS 6TH ANNUAL FUNDRAISER
Zocalo Tucson Magazine
Saturday March 06, 2010
Brandi Fenton Memorial Park
3482 E. River Rd.
The sixth annual Fundraiser to benefit Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary ”A Very Special Horse Event.”
Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary™ is a 501(c) 3 tax-exempt organization dedicated to saving Premarin (PMU) mares and foals from slaughter. Equine Voices also works with law enforcement agencies to provide services to abused, abandoned, and starving horses. Revenue from this event goes directly to the rescue, rehabilitation and recovery of horses in desperate need.
Gulliver, mascot of Equine Voices, will be at the event to tell his story of rescue and recovery, and will be available for pictures with horse lovers of all ages.
Oscar and Academy Award Winning author, Michael Blake;” Dances With Wolves” will make a special appearance and talk about the plight of America’s wild horses. Training demonstrations will feature rescued horses and the methods used in their recovery.
The fun filled family day will include an opportunity to visit “Gulliver’s Store” featuring unique clothing, art objects and jewelry. The program also features live and silent auctions with items of interest for everyone, a tack sale, and raffles with extraordinary grand prize drawings.
Food by Quesadillas and More, Zona 78, Keva Juice, and Kettle Korn will provide delicious additions to this special event.
Donations of items and services are currently being accepted. Contact Susan Via at 520- 577-4915 to donate silent auction and raffle items. Contact Rene Iotti at 520-975-7007 to donate tack items, and Diane Russell at 520-207-9504 if you would like to volunteer the day of the event. Cost to attend the Fundraiser is $5.00 for adults and includes one raffle ticket. Children 16 years and under are free.