This year, the Petco Foundation HOPE Award, which celebrates the spirit of hope through a life dedicated to promoting the pet human bond, was presented to Ms. Lily Tomlin.
Lily Tomlin is one of America's foremost comediennes and a lifelong advocate for animals.
Proceeds from this year's Gala benefited Actors and Others for Animals and Performing Animal Welfare Society. Both organizations are near to Lily's heart, and are committed to caring for animals in need and enhancing the human-animal bond.
Cocktail reception and silent auction - 5:00-6:30PM
Dinner Program - 6:30-8:30PM
Dancing and entertainment - 8:30-11:30PM
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
1 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101
Each year, the Petco Foundation gala recognizes one or more people or groups who share the foundation's mission to improve the quality of life for animals and the people who love and need them.