Freedom for Fido fundraiser draws crowd

  • People started gathering around with their favorite drink and waited for the show to start at the Freedom For Fido fundraiser Thursday, July 23. Shown are, from left, Joe Lerro, Denice Vogel, Patsi Brantley and Ed Brantley.
    People started gathering around with their favorite drink and waited for the show to start at the Freedom For Fido fundraiser Thursday, July 23. Shown are, from left, Joe Lerro, Denice Vogel, Patsi Brantley and Ed Brantley.
  • Mike and Linda Lapresi smile as they wait for the show to start at Stewart’s Farm venue in Blue Ridge. The event, which featured music and a comedic performance by Comedy Central’s Eric Hunter, was a fundraiser to raise money for Freedom For Fido.
    Mike and Linda Lapresi smile as they wait for the show to start at Stewart’s Farm venue in Blue Ridge. The event, which featured music and a comedic performance by Comedy Central’s Eric Hunter, was a fundraiser to raise money for Freedom For Fido.
  • Proceeds from the Freedom For Fido event went to help local dogs who are chained up. Shown are Kat Belongie, left, Emily Farina, middle, and Carol Shannon.
    Proceeds from the Freedom For Fido event went to help local dogs who are chained up. Shown are Kat Belongie, left, Emily Farina, middle, and Carol Shannon.
  • Libby Young checks out the paintings for sale at the silent auction during the Freedom For Fido fundraiser Thursday, July 23.
    Libby Young checks out the paintings for sale at the silent auction during the Freedom For Fido fundraiser Thursday, July 23.
  • Shown, from left, Lelsie McGonegal, Errol McGonegal and Michelle Degner wait patiently on the show to start during the Freedom For Fido fundraiser event Thursday, July 23. Degner was the first recipient of a fence for her dog paid for by Freedom For Fido.
    Shown, from left, Lelsie McGonegal, Errol McGonegal and Michelle Degner wait patiently on the show to start during the Freedom For Fido fundraiser event Thursday, July 23. Degner was the first recipient of a fence for her dog paid for by Freedom For Fido.

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