10th Annual Humane Society of Central Illinois Gala

Registration is now open for Masked Madness – the virtual version of the Humane Society of Central Illinois’ annual fundraising gala.

WJBC and the Humane Society of Central Illinois invite you to participate in a week long online auction starting March 1st thru 5th. The virtual event will conclude with a live-streamed event on Friday, March 5th at 6:30pm

Registration is open at hscipets.org

There are TWO registration options:

  • Upper Bowl for $20
    • Week long access to the bidding for the online auction
    • Participation in the live-streamed event
    • Entered to win awesome prizes
  • Center Court for $100
    • All the benefits of Upper Bowl plus…
    • a Watch from Home Meal Kit which includes a meal for the family provided by the DoubleTree by Hilton (curb-side pick-up)
    • More chances to win prizes!

The live-streamed event on Friday, March 5th includes a professional auctioneer as emcee with entertainment from Felix and Fingers dueling pianos. Also featured that night: celebrity cameos, videos from the shelter featuring adoptable pets, a “selfie booth”, and direct fund-a-need opportunities for the shelter.

Auction items include: an RV vacation experience, a Mexican vacation, your pet’s photo on the side of the shelter’s van, and more! As more auction items are added, you can view them on the HSCI’s Facebook and Instagram accounts.

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