The No-Kill Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center (MAARC) event is expected to be the largest yet for the 100% volunteer organization.
– Jennifer Eanes, Executive Director of MAARC
MARYVILLE, TN, USA, Oct. 17, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – On Friday, October 22, 2021, the Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center (MAARC) is hosting their biggest fundraiser yet, the MAARC Masquerade Ball at the Capitol Historic Theater in downtown Maryville, Tennessee, just south of Knoxville.
The event is expected to generate record revenue for the nonprofit MAARC, a Maryville-based, volunteer-run animal rescue no slaughter, which was founded in 2018. Since its inception, MAARC has served approximately 1,400 dogs and cats in the Blount County, Tennessee area – and with an annual operating budget of less than $ 200,000.
With games, a plate dinner, entertainment, door prizes, a silent auction and, of course, dogs and cats, the Masquerade Ball is the annual fundraising and community outreach event of the MAARC.
âEveryone was happy for the opportunity to support our rescue. Our ticket sales have been strong and corporate sponsorships have ensured that this event will be a success and we will achieve our goal, âsaid Jennifer Eanes, Executive Director of CAIRM, expressing gratitude for the community’s support and membership. to the cause of organizing this year’s MAARC masked ball a success.
With a fundraising goal of $ 25,000, the Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center leverages ticket sales, corporate sponsorships, a silent auction, private donations and event day activities to raise funds before, during and after the masquerade ball to support the operation of MAARC in 2022. efforts.
âThe expected success of this year’s event would not be possible without the generous support of our local sponsors,â said Eanes. âMaintaining a No Kill initiative is a community effort, and the Knoxville / Maryville area business community has come together firmly behind us. The animals thank all of our generous donors and supporters.
Tickets are now on sale for $ 75 per person and can be purchased on the CAARC website until the day of the event. Same day ticket sales will be available at the door based on limited seating, first come, first served.
For more information, to purchase tickets, or to find out how you can encourage, donate, volunteer or support CAARC, visit maarcadopt.org or contact one of CAARC’s volunteers by phone at 865-273-3751 or by email at [email protected]
About the MAARC Masked Ball
The MAARC Masked Ball is an annual charitable fundraising event for the Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center (MAARC). The 2021 MAARC Masked Ball will take place on Friday, October 22, 2021 at the historic Capitol Theater in downtown Maryville, Tennessee. The event is made possible by the generous support of the following corporate sponsors: Tito’s Vodka, Crestview Dental, Beds to Go, Y-12 Federal Credit Union, 301 Digital Media and Clayton Homes.
About the Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center (MAARC)
The Maryville Alcoa Animal Rescue Center, or MAARC, is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization founded in 2018 with the goal of creating a No Kill environment for cats and dogs in Alcoa and Maryville. MAARC’s founding mission is to find a safe and happy home for every animal forever. MAARC is a true grassroots rescue which currently operates on a 100% volunteer basis and with an annual operating budget of less than $ 200,000. MAARC strives to avoid euthanasia by following Best Friends Animal Society’s no-slaughter practices and no-slaughter equation, and is removing animals from the Maryville City Animal Shelter and looking after them. ‘them until their adoption. Over the past year, MAARC has served over 570 dogs and cats, and over 1,400 in total since 2018. All donations to MAARC are tax deductible.
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