Raise Your Paw Auction

  • Date: 6/19/2021
    Time: 5:00pm - 9:30pm
    Location: Des Moines, IA

Save the Date

Save the date for the ARL's 29th Annual Raise Your Paw Auction

Saturday, June 19, 2021
*Location, date, and/or time is subject to change

The Raise Your Paw auction is the Animal Rescue League of Iowa's (ARL) largest event of the year and features over 350 silent and 100 live items that will be auctioned off to benefit the homeless pets that the ARL cares for every year.

Details coming soon!

Donate to the Auction

We are seeking donations for the Raise Your Paw live auction, and silent auction!  

  • Gift Certificates or gift cards
  • Home improvement items
  • Tickets to local events
  • Animal-themed artwork
  • Services
  • Themed gift baskets

Contribute to our Whine (wine) Wall

When you donate bottles of wine valued at $10 or more, they will be featured in our Whine Wall. Winners of the wine raffle will receive a 12-bottle variety. 

Donations accepted through: May 21, 2021

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Sponsor, Underwrite or Advertise

If you’ve ever considered making an investment in the welfare of animals in central Iowa, this is the place to do it. The Raise Your Paw auction is the most significant event for homeless pets in central Iowa and as a sponsor, underwriter, or program advertiser, you or your organization will be highlighted and recognized for your support. 


A variety of sponsorships are available and offer an array of benefits to you or your business. Benefits may include: WHO radio commercials during the ARL's Animal Connections show, mentions in social media to 100,000+ followers, company name included in e-newsletter, and so much more! 


The underwriting donations help cover the cost expenses of the auction so that all funds raised at the event goes directly to the help the animals. You may make your underwriting gift in honor or in memory of a person or pet. 

Program Advertisement

The program ads also help offset the event cost. Program ads are a wonderful opportunity for a business to show its support of the ARL. You have a captive audience of 900+.

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Questions about the Auction?

If you have questions about the auction or donating an item, please contact our team:

Presenting Sponsor

Adventureland Resort