hello tails of help month participants!
Here are the final results from our first campaign!

Final update after competition finish Nov 11:
Alberta Challenge final results posted Nov 15th:

NORTH REGION WINS ALBERTA CHALLENGE OVER SOUTH REGION BY $5053:

Northern Alberta wins the 2016 Regional Challenge with $10,543 total funds raised,
compared to Southern Alberta’s $5,442.

As of the close of the Alberta Challenge competition, here are the Top 10 Fundraising clinics/groups:

  1. N - Town Centre Veterinary Hospital                      $2,715
  2. N - Park Veterinary Centre                                      $1,664
  3. N - Dog & Cat Hospital                                           $1,475
  4. S - CARE Centre                                                       $1,248
  5. N - Guardian Veterinary Centre                              $1,181
  6. S - Happy Paws Vet Clinic                                       $1,040
  7. S - Landing Animal Clinic                                           $937
  8. S - Calgary North Veterinary Hospital                       $928
  9. N - Calgary Trail Pet Hospital                                    $872
  10. N - Leduc Animal Hospital                                         $687

Our sincere thanks go out to these groups and the many others who participated in the first ever Tails of Help Month Alberta Challenge!

Together you raised over $16,000 during this campaign, which serves to keep more pets healthy and with their loving families.

Please visit the TOH-Month-Submit-Funds page:
Click here, ( tailsofhelp.com/tohmonth-submit-funds/ ) 
or watch your email for information on submitting the donation funds to Tails of Help. 
Please submit Tails of Help Month donations by Friday December 2. 
Alberta Challenge prizes will be awarded to the top 3 fundraisers after submission of their donations.

And remember, you can keep the fun going and boost your team holiday spirit by continuing to do Tails of Help fundraising from now through Christmas.
You can do pet photos with Santa, nail trims, and other fun events to gather more donations that will help even Alberta low-income families when their pets are ill or injured.


Final week before Nov 11 finish:
Alberta Challenge 4th update posted Nov 7th:

NORTH REGION LEADS SOUTH BY $3508:

Northern Alberta holds the Alberta Challenge lead by $3508 in the third week of reporting. 
Southern Alberta has closed some ground but needs a big final push to close the gap this week.

As of the November update,  the Top 10 leading clinics/groups are:
1st: Town Centre Veterinary Hospital        $2375
2nd: Dog & Cat Hospital Clearview        $1275
3rd: Guardian Veterinary Centre        $1099
4th: Happy Paws Veterinary Clinic            $968
5th: Landing Animal Clinic            $817
6th: Calgary North Veterinary Hospital    $625
7th: Calgary Trail Pet Hospital        $555
8th: CARE Centre Animal Hospital        $544
9th: Mayfield Veterinary Hospital        $486
10th: Park Veterinary Centre            $430

Get your group/clinic results in by next Monday November 14 to qualify for the Tails of Help Alberta Challenge! (You can still carry on with Tails of Help Month fundraising in November and December for your holiday season charitable and community relations activities! But those donations reported after November 14 will not be included in Alberta Challenge final results.)

 


Still 2 weeks to go before Nov 11 finish:
Alberta Challenge 3rd update posted 31 Oct:

NORTH REGION LEADS SOUTH BY $4008:

Northern Alberta increased the Alberta Challenge lead to $4008 in the third week of reporting. 
Southern Alberta will have to make a solid push to try to close the gap this week.

As of the 31 October update, leading clinics/groups are:
1st: Town Centre Veterinary Hospital $2,236
2nd: Dog and Cat Hospital $1,029
3rd: Landing Animal Clinic $817
4th: Guardian Veterinary Centre $721
5th: Calgary Trail Pet Hospital $470
6th: C.A.R.E. Centre. $437


Still 3 weeks to go before Nov 11 finish:
First Alberta Challenge update posted 24 Oct:

NORTH REGION LEADS SOUTH BY ONLY $1842:

Northern Alberta leads by a difference of only $1842 in the second week of reporting, 
with Southern Alberta making another push to try to close the gap this week.

As of the 24 October update, leading clinics/groups are:
1st: Town Centre Veterinary Hospital $1537
2nd: Dog and Cat Hospital $884
3rd: Landing Animal Clinic $556
4th: C.A.R.E. Centre. $300


Still 4 weeks to go to Nov 11 finish:
First Alberta Challenge update posted 17 Oct:

North region leads South by only $1609:

Northern Alberta leads by a difference of only $1609 in the first week of reporting, with Southern Alberta making a push to try to close the gap this week.

As of the 17 October update, leading clinics/groups are:
1st:   Town Centre Veterinary Hospital        $1310
2nd:  Landing Animal Clinic                          $462
3rd:   Dog and Cat Hospital                         $402
4th:   C.A.R.E. Centre.                                   $200


Tails of Help Month has been extended to November 11!
Due to unexpected delay in shipping of our free TOH Month kits, 
we have decided to extend Tails of Help Month through to Friday November 11th. 

Thank you again for registering for our first ever Tails of Help Month fundraising campaign! It’s great to have you on board and we look forward to partnering with you.

To add even more fun, challenge and invite your friends/rivals at another clinic, pet supply store, or other neighbouring business, to participate in Tails of Help Month with a little head-to-head competition, and make some kind of friendly wager between groups - losing team buys doughnuts for the winners or hosts them at a barbecue or washes their cars or whatever you think would be fun.

Kit deliveries - IF YOU HAVE NOT YET RECEIVED YOUR KIT:

If you have registered for Tails of Help Month and have not yet received information about your FREE kit delivery, please email us here: tohmonth@tailsofhelp.ca to check on delivery.

The ALBERTA CHALLENGE TROPHY!

Northern Alberta Vs Southern Alberta

regions: North vs south

regions: North vs south

The Northern Alberta Team will consist of those clinics / groups / businesses north of Airdrie.
The Southern Alberta Team will consist of those clinics / groups / businesses south of and including Airdrie.

RESULTS UPDATES!

We intend to post competition updates on Facebook and Twitter on a weekly basis starting October 17th. We will let you know what clinic is leading the competition and also North versus South progress “scores.”
In order to do this we ask that you update your results HERE each Friday, commencing Friday October 14th through Friday 11th November, stating the $$ raised up to that date during the campaign. You can enter your updates HERE using the form below, or email your results to tohmonth@tailsofhelp.ca – we will then post updates on the following Monday.

Please follow Tails of Help on Facebook and Twitter so you receive these updates:

We look forward to communicating with you over the next 6 weeks and we thank you again for your valuable support.

Tails of Help will also be at the CanWest Conference so we look forward to meeting many of you there also.

QUESTIONS?

Should you have any questions please contact us here: tohmonth@tailsofhelp.ca

TOH MONTH UPDATE FORM:

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Thank you to our generous sponsors:

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*Tails of Help is seeking to raise commitments of $200,000 during its fiscal year ending October 31, 2016 through its fundraising campaigns.  We estimate that it will cost our organization $40,000 to raise this amount.  We plan to use the money to fund essential veterinary care for ill or injured pets of Alberta owners who are experiencing financial hardship. Our goal is to keep pets healthy and with their loving families.  For further information, please see our website at www.tailsofhelp.ca, or phone Andrew Ewan, Executive Director at 587-575-8415 or email andrew.ewan@tailsofhelp.ca .  Our mailing address is 1260 – 5328 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton, T6H 4J8.  Tails of Help is incorporated under the Companies Act (Alberta) and is a registered charity under the Income Tax Act (Canada).