Animal League America’s Celebrity Gala, led by Honorary Gala Chairs Beth & Howard Stern, Honors Animal Advocate Rachael Ray & Features a Special Performance by Dixie Chicks Lead Singer Natalie Maines
Hosted by Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg, Featuring Additional Performances by America’s Got Talent Sensations Tom Cotter & Kid the Wiz
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October 16, 2013 (Port Washington, NY) – North Shore Animal League America, the world’s largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization, will hold its annual Animal League America Celebrity Gala on Friday, November 22nd at 7 p.m. at the Waldorf Astoria New York. Highlighting the life-saving efforts of Animal League America, this annual event will also launch Animal League America’s largest life-saving project in history – Bianca’s Furry Friends Adoption & Wellness Center, named in memoriam of Beth & Howard Stern’s beloved Bulldog, Bianca.
The Gala will support Animal League America’s ever-expanding no-kill mission with all proceeds from the event dedicated to Bianca’s Furry Friends. This 14,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Feline Adoption & Wellness Center will enable Animal League America to rescue many more animals by adding a second floor to the existing shelter that will host a cage-free environment for felines, a Feline Behavior Department, Grooming Facilities, Kitten Adoption Playrooms, Feline Medical Exam Rooms and Isolation, Treatment and Recovery Areas.
Animal advocate and Rachael’s Rescue founder Rachael Ray will be honored for her life-saving work while host Peter Rosenberg moderates the night, featuring entertaining performances by singer songwriter Natalie Maines, Comedian Tom Cotter and America’s Got Talent Sensation Kid the Wiz.
For more information about Animal League America’s Celebrity Gala and to purchase tickets, visit www.animalleague.org.
ABOUT NORTH SHORE ANIMAL LEAGUE AMERICA
North Shore Animal League America - Home of the Mutt-i-gree® - headquartered in Port Washington, NY, is the largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization in the world. The Animal League reaches across the country to rescue, nurture and adopt 20,000 pets into happy and loving homes each year. Over the past decade, the Animal League saved over 200,000 lives and has saved 1,000,000 animals since its inception. “Like” us at www.Facebook.com/TheAnimalLeague, follow us at www.Twitter.com/AnimalLeague. To learn more about animal rescue and welfare, visit www.AnimalLeague.org.