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Matilda the Algonquin Cat to Host Benefit for NYC’s Shelter Pets


Matilda & FURiends Salute BroadwayOn August 2, please join us for a feline fashion show and reception, hosted by Matilda the Algonquin Cat at the Algonquin Hotel, to benefit the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals!

Matilda & FURiends Salute Broadway
Saturday, August 2, 2014
3:00–7:00 p.m.: Kitten Adoptions
5:00–7:30: Reception, Feline Fashion Show, Raffle & Fundraiser
The Algonquin Hotel, 59 West 44th Street, New York, NY

  • On Broadway themed cat fashion show by Ada Nieves for Pets, where nine MEWdels will be dressed to the nines (for each of their lives)
  • Special appearances by Tara the Hero Cat, who was captured on video saving her young human friend from a dog attack, and Vito Vincent, the formerly homeless feline star of Broadway’s Breakfast at Tiffany’s and television’s 30 Rock and The Colbert Report.
  • Kitten adoptions by Alliance Participating Organization, Bobbi and the Strays, on the Alliance adoption van in front of the hotel (open to the public, 3:00-7:00 p.m.).

Minimum $40 entrance donation is requested; additional donations will be accepted. Reservations are strongly recommended and seating is limited. Please note that no pets are allowed. Please contact Alice de Almeida at (212) 419-9197 to purchase tickets.

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