Society / The Seen

$1 Million Goes to the Dogs (and Cats)

Grass-Roots Animal Welfare Group Celebrates Giving

BY // 12.08.16

What: Pet Set Annual Gifting event

Where: Smith & Wollensky

PC Moment: Pet Set co-presidents identical twins Tama Lundqist and Tena Lundquist Faust shared duties in thanking 38 animal-loving non-profits for the work they do and announcing that as of 2016, the organization has raised more than $1 million for animal welfare since its founding. It was a glorious night for the grass roots organizations, each receiving cheers when their names were called and checks presented. Sunny 99.1’s Dana Tyson emceed the gathering where Houston City Councilman Robert Gallegos stopped by to recognize Pet Set for its good works.

Who: Tyson Faust, Angela Goodwin, Neal Hamil, John Evatz, Gary Becker, Stacy Walker, Judy Nichols, Courtney Hobson, Rob Rutherford, Goldie Rose, Elizabeth Sacks, Bailey Dalton-Binion, and Ellen Weitz.

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