Fundraising Events

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Calendar Contest Photo Shoot - Part 3!

    APR 23

    Our third and final photo shoot at the park for our calendar contest is happening Sunday, April 23rd from 11am to 2pm.

    We have the talented Julia Lindsay of Wildwood Photography setting up at Nose Creek Park in Airdrie. Meet us by the picnic shelter!

    Only $20 (cash only) to have your dog's photo taken, and includes your entry fee! We'll even send you a digital copy.

    5th Annual Calendar Contest

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    2018 Calendar Contest

    APR 28

    Our 2018 Calendar Contest is on now. See our Calendar Page for more details!

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Wine Glass Painting

    MAY 11

    Looking for a Mother's Day gift? 

    Love being creative or want to try being creative?

    Love wine or know a wine lover?

    LOVE supporting dogs?

    This night is for you!

    Join us for a night of food, fun and all levels of creativity! 

    Get your tickets here

    For the price of $40, you will paint 2 wine glasses, while also enjoying a variety of appetizers (veggie version and gluten free available), and one drink (Village draft beer or wine).

    We will also be having a silent auction and 50/50 raffle!

    All proceeds go directly to Pawsitive Match Rescue Foundation.

    Not artistic? You don't have to be! We've started a Pinterest board here to start you off with some ideas!

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Scotiabank Calgary Marathon

    MAY 28

    Run for us, and help save a life

    Pawsitive Match Rescue is proud to participate in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge for the 2017 Calgary Marathon on May 28th.

    May 28 07:00 AM MDT - Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Start at Stampede Park

    Race Options:

    Confederation 150k Solo
    50k Ultra
    Scotiabank 42.2k
    Centaur Subaru 21.1k
    Jugo Juice 10k
    GoodLife Fitness 5k Walk & Run
    Scotiabank Kids Marathon (Ages 12 and under)
    Confederation 150k Relay Team

    Register online for the race here

    How to Register in the Race and Set Up a Fundraising Account?

    • Fill in your distance and your details, you will be asked if you want to participate in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge - Choose YES
    • Choose a charity from the dropdown and set up a user name and password when prompted. Fill in the remainder of the information required and click Continue to Payment at the bottom of the page.

    Click the yellow button that has the charity name in it to be redirected to your fundraising page. Once in your fundraising page you can send out emails to your friends and family to support you!

    • To personalize your page, send invitations to donors and more – Click on Check Fundraising Results
    • Change Personal Information – Click on Profile tab
    • Create or join a team of fundraisers – Click on Team tab

    Don't want to run but would like to donate? You can donate to our general fundraising page here 

    Please email with any questions!

Pawsitive Match Murder Mystery Fundraiser

If you have any questions contact Betty at

We also stage regular adoptathons throughout the year, as well as Pawsitive Match Rescue Foundation holds weekly adoption events with the help of our local Calgary and area retail friends. Click here to see our upcoming adoption events.

In some cases, we launch specific campaigns to fund medical procedures for specific dogs in our care. Details on current medical fundraising efforts can be found on our Pawsitive Patients page.

If you have an idea for an event or fundraising campaign, we'd love to hear from you! Contact us at We are also always in need of volunteers to help organize and run adoptathons or fundraisers. If you have some extra time and would like to help us out, check out the Volunteer page.