2016 Give Paws
A dinner with Denver’s top chefs!
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Gourmet Fine Catering in Denver  Map it
Here's to another banner year! The 2016 Give Paws event raised over $75,000! That deserves a treat!
For 12 consecutive years, Pat Miller, Denver’s Gabby Gourmet, has hosted a fabulous dining experience featuring unique gourmet dishes prepared in your presence by Denver’s top chefs, with each course accompanied by specialty hand-selected wines. The 12th annual Give Paws will take place on Thursday March 10, 2016 at Gourmet Fine Catering. As always, 100% of proceeds from the event benefit the homeless pets at the Dumb Friends League.

The live and silent auctions feature exclusive dining experiences, fine wine, luxury travel, high-end pet items and one-of-a-kind collectibles from our Denver chefs.


Guest hosts: Mitch Jelniker and Lisa Hidalgo, KMGH Channel 7 News
The award-winning chefs for the 12th annual Give Paws dinner include:

Entertainment: Josh and Seth Larson (brothers) from Something Underground
Live auction: Gary Corbett
Floral Décor: The Perfect Petal

Thank you to our sponsors:

Get to know your hosts and committee:  

The Dumb Friends League is the largest animal welfare organization in the Rocky Mountain region. Founded in 1910, the name was adapted from a shelter in the United Kingdom. With three locations-the Quebec Street shelter in Denver, the Buddy Center in Castle Rock and the Dumb Friends League Harmony Equine Center™ in Franktown-the Dumb Friends League saved the lives of more than 17,568 pets and horses in the last fiscal year.

Tickets for this unique event start at $300 per person. A limited number of “Top Dog” tables are available for $350 per person. Please call Melannie Grimme at (720) 241-7150 to make advance reservations. 

Give Paws
A chef’s dinner with Denver’s top chefs!
Thursday, March 10, 2016
5:30 p.m.
Gourmet Fine Catering
3600 E 40th Ave, Denver 80205

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For information, reservations or additional donations,
call Melannie Frantz Grimme at 720-241-7150.