Big headbonks and purrs go out to everyone who came out for our Acatemy Awards Gala at the historic Carnegie Reading Room last month! Catears, desserts and cat videos abounded and we had a fabulous time helping out the kitties at our Indy Give! event.
Our award winners were:
- Best Actress: Skilled Cat Performs 7 Tricks in One Minute, by Rachel Mayer
- Best Director: My Weird Cat, by Jules Navaratne
- Best Stunt: Xiong Mao, Retriever Extraordinaire, by Susan Edmondson
- Best Satire: Colorado Springs Cat Park, by Carrie Simison
- Best Thriller: Ninja Kitty, by Charleen Bader
- Best Adventure Film: Shadow Climbing, by Kathy Hansen
- And Best Picture goes to….Ninja Kitty, by Charleen Bader!
Along with all our amazing volunteers, special thanks go out to Dee Fowler and the Pikes Peak Library District, Rescued Hearts Unique Boutique, Pikes Peak Chocolate, MC Jake Walker, Auctioneer Paul Shideler, photographers Anthony Graham of Broken Glass Photography and Mary Lynn Ashley with her Photo Love Bus, plus volunteer Pawparazzi Chris Archuleta.
We also want to thank all our wonderful donors, including Chef Lyn Harwell, Ian Jansing, Laura Barbee, Chelsea DeCesare, Robin Boutilier, Bob Gibbs, Patsy & Sally of Total Image Salon, Ashley Gieck, Janine Scott, Kathy Buono, Sky Heartsong, Michael Chudzinski, Spencer Wells, the Country Club of Colorado, the Cog Railway, Kirsten Young Photography, Bronco Billy’s, Johnny Nolan’s, the Butte Theater, both Paninos on Tejon and S. 8th Street, Lane Mitchell Jewelers and Wines of Colorado, among others.
All our happy cats and kittens thank you!