Animal Trustees of Austin Launches Power of the Paw Campaign With Honorary Chair Daniel Esquivel From Project Runway Season 11 to Raise Funds for Medical Equipment

Power of the Paw is an inspired animal loving team with a mission to build a lasting annual fund to help meet the needs of the clinics of Animal Trustees of Austin.

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Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 09, 2014

Animal Trustees of Austin is launching Power of the Paw on June 21st, 2014, a fundraising initiative to create a sustainable fund for this non-profit veterinary clinic for much-needed medical equipment and expanded services. Miranda Darr and Jo Ann Taylor are the volunteer event co-chairs, and the evening with feature fashion, fun, and “pet-selfies” to benefit the Austin-based community clinic.

Honorary Chairman and Project Runway star Daniel Esquivel will showcase four models wearing the latest styles from his Daniel Esquivel Collection. Esquivel shares his excitement for the fundraiser: “My dogs are the loves in my life --- Like my fashions! For me to share my talents with Animal Trustees to help generate funds touches my heart. Being part of building a sustainable fund to provide access to affordable veterinary care for all is an amazing opportunity! I hope you all will join me!”

The event’s focus on fashion continues with a special guest appearance by, bensen, a celebrated designer and photographer from the Metropolitan Detroit area. benson, is one of the Co-Owners of TexStyles Designer Fabric Showroom and one of the three owners and CEO of Blue Moon Apparel Manufacturing Services, both in Austin, TX. benson also has an office in The Cooper Design Center in the heart of L.A’s fashion District. Putting the finishing touches on the evening, Tito’s Vodka provides the event’s signature cocktail: Vodka Cat Tails!

Sponsors for the event include: Jill and Robert Durkee, Capitol Grille, BMW of Austin, White Lodging, Jamie Leasure, Liz James Designs, Blue Dahlia Bistro, Puryear Photography, Quatro Austin, Paul Mitchell, Kellie’s Baking Co, Austin Monthly, The Culinary DJ, Parkcrest Floral, Departure Lounge, Blue Dahlia Bistro, Pedicure Specialist George Eitt IV.

Animal Trustees of Austin is committed to providing our community with high quality affordable spay/neuter services, wellness care and treatment for heartworm disease, and special surgical procedures. For more information about Animal Trustees of Austin, please visit: http://www.animaltrustees.org.

To learn more about Power of the Paw or to inquire about how to become a founding member, visit: email power.paw(at)animaltrustees(dot)org.

About Animal Trustees of Austin
Animal Trustees of Austin, Inc. is a 501 (c)3 non-profit animal welfare organization. Animal Trustees of Austin provides safe, compassionate and affordable treatment for animals in our community regardless of their owner’s income. We are committed to providing our community with high quality affordable spay/neuter services, wellness care, treatment for heartworm disease, and special surgical procedures. For more information please visit: http://www.animaltrustees.org.

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