It was a fundraising event like no other. Many of Hollywood’s elite lined up in anticipation of the ‘Cause Just 4 Paws’ charity event on August 6th. Cause Just 4 Paws was designed in order to bring awareness to the devastating issue of the number of sheltered animals in need of a loving home. Wadjet PR definitely put a fun twist on the average fundraiser and created a fun and inspiring yet intriguing atmosphere for those in attendance to make Cause Just 4 Paws a huge success.
It was another beautiful day in Los Angeles. This event was held in the lot of Sportie LA. The outside decor was stunning! As Wadjet PR executives transformed what was merely a parking lot into a marvelous eye-catching event. Cause Just 4 Paws had hundreds of celebrities and guests in attendance. Guests that came to show their love and support for our furry friends were: Natasha Alam (True Blood), Jennifer Woods (Entourage), Chase Masterson (Star Trek Deep Space Nine) Katie Lohman (Reno, Playmate), Keith Mitchell (NFL New Orleans Saints) Katie Blair (Miss California 2011), Tami Erin (PiPi Longstocking) Yennifer Behrens (General Hospital) Amy Lynn Grover (Fitness Magazine Model) and many more.
Cause Just 4 Paws had on site dog adoptions, red carpet, open bar, live performances from Suddyn and Hell or Highwater, DJ Ralphey Ralph on the ones and twos, a jumper for the children, silent auction with donated items from over 200 companies, as well as a gifting suite. Inside the gifting suite were: OC Tan 2 U, Sparkle Hearts, Make Up by Alana, Luminary Hair products, Rabbit Air, and Bear Paw shoes. Each vendor made sure to bring prime materials for our attendees. OC Tan 2 U provided gift certificates for our attendees. These gift certificates could be used for free tanning sessions from OC Tan 2 U. Known for its ‘state of the art’ facility, this company prides itself in being the prime spot for tanning and all of your salon needs. Based in Orange County, OC Tan 2 U is the premiere custom airbrush spray tanning service and studio. Primarily because of the personalized touch they add in addition to the amazing service they provide. This company treats each of its clients as individuals by hand spraying and customizing each and every tan. If you’d like to take your tanning to the next level, and introduce it to the finest there is when it comes to tanning then OC Tan 2 U is the place to go.
Sparkle hearts were gifting cute shampoos and conditioners that are completely natural, safe, and glamorous as well as other cute trinkets. Make Up by Alana provided onsite makeovers. Luminary hair products are a line of high-end hair products that are formulated to treat hair and provide thicker hair in a matter of a few treatments. Bearpaw shows were gifting this season’s hottest boots! To Go Brands were gifting a multitude of products such as Vita Rocks, Go Greens, and Trim Energy packets. Various clothing items were provided by Atria, Dirtee Hollywood, and Hi-Tec. This event was also open bar for the exclusive VIPs. The bar provided alcoholic beverages as well as non-alcoholic. Sponsors for the bar were: Hansen’s soda, Vita Coco, Monster Energy Drinks, Zevia Soda, as well as Singha Beer, Krome Vodka and Hynotiq Vodka. Bartenders mixed up jazzy concoctions with the full service bar that was on site.
Towards the end of the evening, stars still poured in to show there support for ‘Cause just 4Paws. Overall it was a successful event. One of the dogs up for adoption, 'Bailey', found a good home and a few of the other dogs on site now have a foster home. Congrats to ‘The Ark Animal Rescue’ and Wadjet PR for getting their paws involved for the cause and making such a monumental event.
For more information on Cause Just 4 Paws and how you can do your part, please visit www.causejust4paws.org
Photo Credit: David Edwards/ Daily Celeb