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2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

2018 marks the 40th anniversary of our organization and we are celebrating this milestone with a series of events that span the year. There are multiple opportunities to sponsor events throughout 2018.

Click here to download the Sponsorship Commitment Form

40th Anniversary Annual Sponsor - $10,000

3 Sponsorships Available

The 1978 40th Anniversary annual sponsorship level is considered our ultimate sponsorship for all events held
throughout our 40th anniversary year. The amount contributed provides support for Friends of Strays programs and services benefiting homeless and abandoned cats and dogs in our community. All annual sponsors will receive exclusive benefits at all Friends of Strays events throughout the year.

Read more about the 40th Annual Sponsor Opportunities.


Shuffle for Strays Shuffleboard Tournament

May 6, 2018

Friends of Strays will host its first shuffleboard tournament at the historic St. Petersburg Shuffleboard Club on May 6, 2018. Teams of 2 will compete for prizes at this fun and family-friendly Sunday afternoon event. Individual tickets include tournament entry fee, commemorative event t-shirt, light hors d’oeuvres, and one drink ticket.

Read more about the Shuffle for Strays Shuffleboard Tournament Sponsor Opportunties. 


Alley Cats Bowling Tournament

July 21, 2018

Friends of Strays will host its first bowling tournament at Sunrise Lanes. Teams of 5 will compete for prizes at this fun and family-friendly Sunday afternoon event. Team tickets are $125 include three games of bowling; a buffet including spaghetti with marinara sauce, meatballs, tossed salad, dinner rolls; one drink ticket per person; and a commemorative event t-shirt for each team member.

Read more about the Alley Cats Bowling Tournament Sponsor Opportunties.


Wags and Whiskers: Disco Fever

October 20, 2018

Celebrating our 40th anniversary with a disco-themed gala at the fabulous Duncan McClellan Gallery. This year’s gala will feature Matthew McGee as emcee, dancing to disco music and hits of the 70s, a glass blowing demo, and a program highlighting the life-saving work of our organization.

Read more about the Wags and Whisker: Disco Fever Sponsor Opportunties.


2nd Annual Pooch and Hooch Festival

November 11, 2018

The patio at Kozuba & Sons Distillery will be host to a mini Canine Carnival to support Friends of Strays. Bring your pooch and enjoy an afternoon of games and contests for dogs and people and learn more about dog-friendly and dog-focused businesses and services in St. Pete.

Read more about the Pooch and Hooch Festival Sponsor Opportunties.



4th Annual Quest for the Emerald Paw

December 8, 2018

Teams of up to four will embark on a whirlwind scavenger hunt through the city of St. Petersburg, competing for fun, prizes and the opportunity to help Friends of Strays, a non-profit organization dedicated to the care and adoption of homeless companion animals.

Registration is $100 per team and includes an event t-shirt and tote bag for each team member.

Read more about the Quest for the Emerald Paw Sponsor Opportunties.