Category Archives: Fundraiser

Our Homes with Woofs online catalogue!

Our Homes with Woofs event is on Saturday, 1-4 at Bee Meadow Farm (address and directions)  in the sidebar. Meanwhile, here’s our beautiful on-line catalogue with details of all our live and silent auction items! http://www.grinninggeckodesign.com/GGD07Images/HomesWithWoofsCatalogue_2016.pdf If you can’t make it out to … Continue reading

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Three separate wine-tastings and tours! #HomesWithWoofs

We’ve had a very generous response from local vineyards to our Homes with Woofs event and we will be offering three separate wine tours and tastings in our live auction! The first is courtesy of the indefatigable Louis Gaal and Claire … Continue reading

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Fabulous donation! #CoverZ.us #HomesWithWoofs

I met Michelle Wietbrock, the owner of Coverz on Twitter, where I hang out a lot, and when she found out about Homes with Woofs, she immediately offered to donate some children’s bedding for our silent auction. Well, her box … Continue reading

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A word from Natalie about Bee Meadow Farm

Bee Meadow Farm in Apple Hill is the rescue operation we are supporting with this year’s Homes with Woofs fundraiser. Here’s a word from Natalie Rowe, who runs this operation with her husband, Gord Campbell,  about what it is they … Continue reading

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Homes with Woofs is back!

Back in June, 2014, a number local contractors and architects  designed and built the most amazing doghouses that we auctioned off at City Hall with almost $ 10,000 in proceeds going to the Ottawa Humane Society. Here are some photos from the Ottawa … Continue reading

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Our Homes with Woofs event – a howling success!!!!

Homes with Woofs took place last night and a big shout-out to all the people who helped out –they’re listed in the side-bar. And to all of you who joined us despite the rain and the election and the World Cup, and … Continue reading

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It’s raining cats and doghouses! #HomeswithWoofs

Today’s the big day and of course, it would rain cats and dogs! But that won’t dampen our spirits — we’re excited about seeing how six months of hard work will pay off. Celebrity judge Damon Bennett is on the … Continue reading

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