How You Can Help

Golden Tickets

Can’t come to our Gala this year?  Then consider purchasing a Golden Ticket.  Golden Tickets, are a way for you to make a difference in the lives of animals housed at the Sacramento SPCA.  This year, 100 Golden Tickets will be made available for $100 each.   One winner will be chosen and that winner will get their pick of one of the items listed below.  Winner need not be present to win and anyone (age 21 or older) may purchase a ticket!  Spread the word to your friends and family who may not be able to attend.  It’s an excellent way for them to still participate and have a chance at winning one of our amazing prizes!

Click here to purchase your Golden Ticket today!  Remember – winner need not be present to win, but you must be 21 years of age or older to participate.

Golden Ticket Items

Custom Portrait
A custom portrait of your pet by talented up-and-coming local artist,  Nathan Cinder.

The Big Game
A pair of tickets to the Big Game, Cal vs. Stanford on October 20, the 30th anniversary of The Play. Cornerside line in section UU, row 63, aisle seats [1 and 2].

Pamper Yourself
An overnight stay in one of the beautiful rooms at The Villa in Arden Hills.  Stay includes a bottle of sparkling wine, dinner for two at Matteo’s, a complimentary breakfast at The Villa and a $100 credit to The Spa at Arden Hills.

Make Your Pet a Pin Up
Put your pet on the front cover of the Sacramento SPCA 2013 calendar!  Includes one photo session with professional photographer Jacqueline Willard, five copies of the finished calendar and a canvas print.

Instant Wine Cellar
For the wine enthusiast – a 24-bottle dual-zone wine cooler with touch screen controls, digital display, and 36 bottles of wine.  A $1,200+ value.

20th Anniversary Doggy Dash
What more could a Sacramento dog want than to be mascot of our 2013 20th Anniversary Doggy Dash!  Your dog will be featured in 100,000+ event post cards, posters and online publicity pieces.  Then, wearing official mascot tee shirts, you and your dog will be featured at the front of the Dash line to kick off the days events.  You’ll also have a special feature section on our 2013 Doggy Dash website.

Emmy Awards Tickets
Two tickets to the 2013 Emmy Awards. Tickets are purchased in August 2013 and will be mailed to the winning bidder on the Thursday just prior to the event.  We cannot guarantee tickets for the front lounge area.

Firehouse Dinner
This one is mostly for the ladies, however gentlemen may also enjoy an evening of being escorted, by limousine, to a Metro Fire Station with five of your friends to enjoy a wonderful dinner cooked especially for you and your guests by the station’s firemen.  Note that alcoholic beverages are included and allowed during your limousine ride, but are not permitted at the firehouse.

Monday Night TAIL-Gating Party with Squeeze Inn
A Squeeze Inn truck will show up at your home for the Monday Night Football game on November 19th (the only Monday home game for the 49ers) and will feed up to 25 guests!  Enjoy beer from Pyramid Alehouse and a framed, signed Jerry Rice jersey to hang on your wall.

Chef Rina Youngman Experience
Enjoy a mouthwatering dinner created just for you and nine guests in your own home by Rina Youngman, Executive Chef of the Arden Hills Resort Club and Spa.

Kurt Spataro Wine Maker Dinner
You’ll be escorted by limousine from your Greater Sacramento area home to a private dinner for eight in the beautiful midtown residence of David Sobon. Your meal will be paired with old and rare vintage wines from Sobon and Shenandoah Wineries with compliments of David Sobon.

Ezulwini Game Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa
Enjoy a six day, five night stay for two in a luxury 4-star bungalow at one of two exclusive lodge and nature reserves (Billy’s Lodge and/or River Lodge) that are part of the unfenced Greater Kruger National Park in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa.   Included in your stay are all meals (showcasing local cuisine), and  two photo safaris led by certified game rangers per day.  Airfare is not included.   An experience you won’t forget!

Luxury Penthouse Condo in Costa Rica
Eight day, 7 night stay at one of the most picturesque places on  earth.   Located in the gated compound of a 5-star, 2400 acre resort on Costa Rica’s North Pacific Riviera, your Spanish colonial style condo is a well appointed penthouse unit with spectacular ocean views and first class amenities including central air conditioning, a gourmet kitchen, cable television, washer/dryer and complimentary shuttle service to take you to and from resort restaurants, casinos, beaches and pools.

Property books 52 weeks per year from Saturday to Saturday on a first come, first served basis. Winning bidder has 18 months to use.