Fundraising Events

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Spay-ghetti Dinner

    MAR 25

    Join us for the 5th Annual Volunteer Appreciation Night and Spay-ghetti Dinner


    March 25, 2017 5:30pm Mix and Mingle - Dinner will be served at 6:30pm

    Legion Branch 284 - 606 38 Avenue Northeast

    Spring is in the air, more and more puppies are being born every day.

    We declare March Spay & Neuter Month!

    You can look forward to:

    •     Cash Bar
    •     Videos
    •     50/50 Draw
    •     Unique Raffles
    •     A game of Heads or Tails
    •     Silent Auction
    •     Presentation of Volunteer of the Year Award
    •     In general FUN, FUN, FUN

    Vegetarian\Vegan, & Gluten Free Dinner options are available

    Tickets on sale here

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Learn Pet Photography

    APR 01

    Join us for a three hour pet photography class where you will learn how to take the best shots of your beloved pet!

    April 1st 10am-1pm at Black Collar Society (3644 Manchester Road SE)

    Tickets are $40 each with 100% of the price going to Pawsitive Match Rescue Foundation.

    Get your tickets here

    A professional camera is not required, you can bring your smartphone, your point & shoot, or your DSLR if you have one! Please email with the type of camera you plan on using so our instructors can plan ahead.

    We have 5 tickets available that will allow people to bring their own dog to practice on (must be friendly to people and other dogs), these tickets are first come, first served. We are unable to accommodate more than 5 dogs at once for this class.

    After the class we will have a photobooth where you can have a professional photo taken of you and your dog. These professionally taken photos will be $10 for one or $20 for three.

    Refreshments (pop, juice, and water) will be provided.

  • 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.

    How to Register:

    Register online for the race here

    CHOOSE YOUR CHARITY AND SET UP YOUR FUNDRAISING PAGE - During your registration you will be asked to if want to choose the charity challenge, fill in the information. After you complete your registration see the bottom right corner and click on the yellow button.

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

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

    Please email with any questions!

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Hudson's Bay Giving Day

    MAR 24

    Pawsitive Match Rescue is excited to partner with Hudson’s Bay Southcentre in their upcoming Giving Day event.

    This event was created to raise funds and awareness for local charities, non-profit organizations, and school/sport groups.

    Pawsitive Match is selling tickets for the Hudson’s Bay Giving Day event for $5. We keeps 100% of the proceeds from each ticket sold. A Giving Day ticket provides shoppers with exclusive discounts in Hudson’s Bay and Home Outfitter stores and on

    The top selling organization for each store will receive 30% of the proceeds accrued on the day of the event, March 24th, 2017.

    If you would like to buy a ticket to this exclusive event, please email Betty at

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Dodge for Dogs

    MAR 25

    Love dodgeball? Love dogs?

    Come out for a fun afternoon of dodges, ducks, dips, dives, and dodges all for a great cause. We have teamed up with the Pawsitive Match Rescue foundation to bring you this day of dodgeball with all money raised going to their Charity.

    When: Saturday March 25 2017
    Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm 
    Where: BH-HH Community Gym (1922 14 Ave NW Calgary)
    Price: $15 minimum donation per person

    ***On top of your monetary donations, any other donations in the form of dog/cat related items will be accepted as they will all be sent to Pawsitive Match.***

    Registration: Team captains please email with your team name and team roster. We will send you a confirmation email with full tournament information and payment options.

    All teams are guaranteed at least 3 games and a possibility to play up to 5 games total. Each game will be a best of 3.

    All teams are required to have 6 players on the court at all times. There is no limit to team roster size.

    Space is limited to 16 teams so register today. All payments must be made prior to tournament to guarantee spot.

    Check out the event on Facebook

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    Take It 'N' Leave It

    MAR 31

    Pawsitive Match Rescue is happy to partner with Take It 'N' Leave It - Human Apparel Benefiting our 4-Legged Friends

    From Feb 15th until March 31st, Take It 'N' Leave It will donate 10% of all sales to Pawsitive Match Rescue!

    Check our their amazing selection today!

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    YYC Cycle Spin Studio - Give'R

    MAR 31

    Pawsitive Match has been selected by YYC Cycle to be their first quarter charity recipient of their Give'R program!

    From now until March 31st, YYC Cycle Spin Studio is offering $10 drop-in spin classes every Friday evening, with all proceeds going to Pawsitive Match Rescue.

    To see times and locations, please visit their website here

  • Rescue Dog Fundraising Event Calgary

    3-on-3 Street Hockey Tournament

    APR 02

    Do you love playing street hockey with the added bonus of raising money for charity?

    Join us for a 3-on-3 Street Hockey Tournament where all proceeds go to Pawsitive Match Rescue

    Sign Up

    $20 per person

    4-6 players per team

    Must be 15 or older to enter

    How to enter

    Join the event on Facebook and follow the EventBrite link or contact Brett with the info below


    Food and Drinks


    Prizes for top 3 teams

    Raffle Prizes


    Brett Rotariu at (403) 589-8908

    Kirstin Turtle (587) 439-0169

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.