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Already raised
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BC SPCA Calendar Contest: Make your pet a star!

Russ W. and Hershey

Hershey would like to help those animals that aren't as fortunate as she is. Your donation will make a big difference in allowing the BC SPCA to carry on with their important work . And we hope it will also help Hershey win a spot in the BC SPCA 2014 calendar (eg. for the month of October).

Thank you for your support. All who donate will receive a copy of the 2014 calendar if Hershey wins.
 
 
 

Meet Binx & Beans - Two stars our supporters helped save!

 
 
 
     
 
 

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About the BC SPCA

 
 

Each year we rescue and care for more than 29,000 injured, homeless, neglected and abused animals across BC. We are the only animal welfare organization in BC that has the authority to enforce laws relating to animal cruelty, and to recommend criminal charges more...

 
     
 
 

Top of the Table

 
 
Cynthia J. and Aries
Canada
donated: C$700
A.C.
Canada
donated: C$700
wayne T.
Canada
donated: C$500
S.W.
Canada
donated: C$500
Monique W.
Canada
donated: C$500
Terry Husband and Gunny
donated: C$467
Pamela B.
Canada
donated: C$450
Douglas H.
Canada
donated: C$350
Sue and Doug H. and Donny
Canada
donated: C$320
Jason P.
Canada
donated: C$300

All Donors
Lauren A. and Charlie
Canada
568
visitors
C$1,745
impact
Tracy O. and Destiny and Fozzy Bear
Canada
470
visitors
C$1,740
impact
Michael D. and Oscar
Canada
461
visitors
C$1,720
impact
Faye Rolston and Zoe
452
visitors
C$1,565
impact
Lori H. and Harley and pals
Canada
714
visitors
C$1,423
impact
Russ W. and Hershey
Canada
411
visitors
C$1,400
impact
Corree & Daren .. and Buddha & Turbo
531
visitors
C$1,335
impact
Jaclyn S. and Pierre
Canada
511
visitors
C$1,315
impact
Wendy C. and Mocha
Canada
361
visitors
C$1,302
impact
Cynthia J. and Aries
Canada
523
visitors
C$1,301
impact
 
     
 
My goal: C$100

I already raised: C$1,400
 
 

Campaign Ended

 
 

Thank you for your support!

Raised C$43,331 out of C$41,600
 
     
 
 

Final Results:

 
 

Top 13 Fundraisers

Thank you to everybody for an amazing calendar contest and all your efforts to raise funds to rescue and care for the most vulnerable animals in BC. Congratulations to the winners on securing a spot for their pet(s) in our 2014 Calendar. Winners will be contacted by email on Monday April 22nd with instructions on providing photographs for the calendar.

*In the event of discrepancies between the listing of donors in the Highest Impact Report and the actual dollars raised, the winners were determined based on actual dollars raised.   

Michael D. And Oscar  $       1,720.00
Tracy O., Destiny & Fozzy Bear  $       1,715.00
Lauren & Charlie  $       1,695.00
Faye Rolston & Zoe  $       1,565.00
Lori H. and Harley and pals  $       1,423.00
Su W. And Crouton  $       1,401.00
Russ W. And Hershey  $       1,400.00
Corree & Daren and Buddha & Turbo  $       1,335.00
Jaclyn S and Pierre  $       1,315.00
Wendy C. And Mocha  $       1,302.00
Cynthia J. And Aries  $       1,301.00
Linda M and Rexy  $       1,275.00
Sue and Doug H. And Donny  $       1,255.00

** In the event of a winner being unable to provide suitable photographs by the deadline as specified in the rules the spot will be offered to the next runner-up.

Runners Up

Terry Husband and Gunny  $       1,252.00
Leah R. And Jasper  $       1,250.00
Sabriena, Nick, Hershey and Harley  $           960.00
 
     
 
 

The power of your gift!

 
 
  • $100 - Kindness Counts
    Reaches 100 students through our “Kindness Counts” curriculum helping to stop the cycle of abuse by teaching empathy.
  •  $120 – Emergency Rescue
    Pays to rescue an animal hit by a car, or injured in some other way.
  •  $200 Rescue on the Go Kit
    Emergency supplies to help our Special Provincial Constables save animal lives in remote areas and high-risk situations.
  • $300 Cruelty Hotline
    Covers a shift at our Hotline making it easier for Good Samaritans to get help for an animal.
  •  $485 Dog care
    Covers the average cost of care for one dog including: shelter, food, vaccinations, spay/neuter, ID tattoo, medical checks and adoption matching.
  •  $784 Cat care
    Covers the same expenses for a cat as above, but for much longer. Due to cat overpopulation the average cat stays in our shelter for 59 days, compared to only 22 for a dog.
  •  $1000 Eagle care
    Covers ten days of care including: x-rays, medications, flight pen exercise, rehabilitation and many pounds of food.
  • $1800 Horse care
    Covers food, shelter, medical care and rehabilitation over an average stay of three months for a horse rescued in a cruelty investigation.

The BC SPCA currently does not receive any provincial or federal government support. The abused and abandoned animals we rescue depend on your support!

 
     
 
 

FAQ

 
 
Question:

Will I get a charitable tax receipt for this gift?

Answer:

Yes! You will get an official PDF tax receipt emailed to you for your records. Please check your “junk” folder if you don’t receive it within 24 hours. If you haven’t received it, or you have any questions about your receipt please contact us via email or contact Donor Relations at 604-681-7271 or toll-free 1-800-665-1868.

Question:

How does the BC SPCA protect my privacy?

Answer:

The BC SPCA goes to great lengths to protect the confidentiality and integrity of any personal information you share with us over the Internet.

The BC SPCA treats personal data such as credit card information as critical assets that must be guarded at all times against loss and unauthorized access. To ensure the security of credit card and personal information, this Web site employs industry-standard security methods, including the Secure Socket Layers (SSL) protocol for the encryption of transmitted data and processes credit cards through a strictly PCI compliant system.

If you have any questions about our Web security procedures, please email webmaster@spca.bc.ca

 
     
 
 

Contest Rules

 
 
  1. Donations made in support of an animal are valued at one vote for every $1.00 donated.
  2. The thirteen (13) animals (12 months and one cover) with the most votes at April 19th, 2013 at 9:00 pm PT will be featured in the 2014 Animal Lovers' Calendar. 
  3. A selection of 3-4 print quality photos of each winning animal must be provided by May 1, 2013 at 12:00 pm to be included in the production of the calendar. Photos must be high quality, taken at maximum resolution, 300 DPI, minimum 4-megapixels and in a generally accepted file format. Please note: most phone photos will not meet these standards.
  4. Photos submitted for the calendar must include at least one animal, and should be present in no less than 2/3 of the frame. Landscape format is preferred. Please ensure that the photo is sharp and in focus. 
  5. Photos of cats and domestic birds must be taken indoors. Dogs in photographs taken outdoors must be shown wearing a collar and ID tag. 
    The BC SPCA is opposed to practices that prevent animals from expressing natural animal behaviours. Photos should not feature animals performing unnatural activities including wearing clothing or costumes.
  6. If the photo contains an individual, you must be able to confirm and provide written authorization from that person for the BC SPCA to use the photo. It is preferred that the photo not feature individuals.
  7. If appropriate print quality photos are not provided by the deadline the BC SPCA will offer the spot in the calendar to the next runner up.
  8. By agreeing to the waiver, you will also acknowledge and give permission to the BC SPCA to use the name, story and photo of the animal entered in future various publications and materials, including the 2014 Animal Lovers Calendar. 
  9. The BC SPCA reserves the right to disqualify an entry based on objectionable content or depiction of the animal or persons in a photo. The registration fee will be not be refunded. Donations collected will be refunded if requested by the donor.