Fur Ball 2023 Sponsors
A video about our Mission:
Presenting Sponsor - IAMS™
We are proud to have IAMS™, a MARS brand, for yet another year of sponsorship and support of shelter pets across our great city. They have been a valued partner for the past two decades and are our Presenting Fur Ball Sponsor for 2023. Their dedication, support, and commitment to donating truckloads of dog and cat food over the years has helped provide critical nutrition and answered the needs of our shelters for tens of thousands of animals in our care. Marie Catanzaro of IAMS™ serves on the SPCA Cincinnati Board of Trustees.
Platinum Sponsor - The Alpaugh Family Foundation
Peter Alpaugh of The Alpaugh Family Foundation has served on the SPCA Cincinnati Board of Trustees for many years. He and his wife Vicki are true devotees of animals everywhere, with a penchant for cats. We are grateful for our long-standing friendship with the Alpaughs and for their Fur Ball 2023 Platinum Sponsorship.
Platinum Sponsor - Enerfab
Founded in 1901 and headquartered in Cincinnati, Enerfab has become an industry leader in providing fabrication, construction, and maintenance services within the utility and heavy industrial markets. The SPCA Cincinnati is grateful to have Enerfab as an invaluable partner. Their continued support allows our shelter to save more animals’ lives every single day. We are honored to have them as a Platinum Sponsor of Fur Ball 2023.
Platinum Sponsor - Swiffer
We are proud to have Swiffer as a Fur Ball 2023 Platinum Sponsor. Since 1999, Swiffer has become a favorite cleaning companion. From Swiffer WetJet to Swiffer Dusters, Swiffer is used in more than 50 million households around the world. They are a valued supporter of SPCA Cincinnati and friend of animals.
Special Friend - Schiff Insurance
There has been a Schiff family member involved with the SPCA Cincinnati for nearly 50 years. Currently, that member is Tom Schiff, a recipient of the PB Johnston Humane Care award and a long-time member of the SPCA Cincinnati Board of Trustees. Tom has been a generous contributor and friend to staff and furry friends. There isn’t an event he does not support, even helping design a special event recognizing donors in his own home.
Special Friend - Sharonville Convention Center
The Sharonville Convention Center is Cincinnati’s premier facility for sustainable, world-class meetings, conventions, banquets, trade shows, and public events. The Center offers contemporary meeting spaces and unparalleled customer service, as well as an award-winning catering team and menus prepared by a renowned chef. The SPCA Cincinnati Fur Ball has been held at the beautiful Sharonville Convention Center for many years and we are proud to have them as a Sponsor of Fur Ball 2023.
Special Friend - USI Insurance
Tom Chatham, the SPCA Cincinnati Board Chair is actively involved in raising awareness among his business colleagues as to the importance of supporting the plight of homeless and unwanted animals entrusted to our care. Tom has been known as a matchmaker - finding humans for pets who need homes! USI Insurance has been a generous supporter of our events over the years.
Gold Sponsor - Bounty
We are excited to have Bounty at our 21st Annual Fur Ball Gala as a Gold Sponsor. Bounty helps you tackle everyday messes – including pet messes – and is 2x more absorbent, so each sheet picks up messes quicker than the leading ordinary brand. That’s why Bounty is “The Quicker Picker Upper!” The SPCA Cincinnati is grateful for their support and partnership.
Gold Sponsor - Gorilla Glue Company
The Ragland family has owned Gorilla Glue® for over 20 years. They are wonderful supporters of our animals and friends, with Joelle Ragland serving on our Board. We are honored to have them as Gold Sponsors for the SPCA Cincinnati Fur Ball 2023.
Gold Sponsor - Johnson Investment Counsel
Johnson Investment Counsel is one of the nation's largest independent RIAs, currently serving clients in 49 states. As a fee-only wealth management firm, they proudly embrace their fiduciary duty to their clients—meaning they have a legal obligation to put your interests above their own. We at the SPCA Cincinnati are pleased to have them as a Gold Sponsor for Fur Ball 2023.
Gold Sponsor - Midmark
Since their start in 1915, Midmark has developed into the leading solutions provider of medical, dental, and veterinary care environments. They believe that better care starts with a better-designed care environment and it’s this attention to design that has enabled them to transform the clinical care environment for the betterment of all. The SPCA Cincinnati is proud to have them as a Fur Ball 2023 Gold Sponsor.
Gold Sponsor - UBS Executive Wealth Partners
The SPCA Cincinnati is grateful to have UBS Executive Wealth Partners as a Fur Ball 2023 Gold Sponsor. Accessing the sophisticated resources of UBS Private Wealth Management, they deliver a tailored plan that integrates all of your complex investing, planning, and financing priorities. No matter what you seek to accomplish with your wealth, their team offers a seasoned perspective and proactive problem-solving. UBS Executive Wealth Partners hopes to be the one financial resource you'll ever need for trusted financial advice and the right path toward your goals.
Gold Sponsor - Zevo
Zevo's diverse team of experts and scientists used their advanced understanding of insect biology, behavior, and environment to develop bug killer sprays that target nerve receptors vital in bugs, not people or pets. They understand that the safety of all of our pets at the SPCA Cincinnati is of utmost importance. Our friends at Zevo are a Gold Sponsor of Fur Ball 2023.
Silver Sponsor - Dunkin'
It is an honor to have Dunkin' as a Fur Ball 2023 Silver Sponsor. Chris Zimmerman, who serves on our Board of Trustees, is Chief Operating Officer of the Gilligan Company which owns and operates Dunkin’ stores in Cincinnati, Dayton, and Columbus. The Zimmerman Family has always been eager to extend a hand for the SPCA Cincinnati's animals (and many boxes of donuts)! Founded in 1950, Dunkin' is the world's leading baked goods and coffee chain, serving more than 3 million customers each and every day. Offering 50+ varieties of donuts, they also offer dozens of premium beverages, bagels, breakfast sandwiches, and other baked goods.
Silver Sponsor - Folchi's Tuxedos & Menswear
Folchi's Tuxedos & Menswear is a locally, family-owned business, founded in 1973. They strive to ensure the very best service for every one of their customers with their custom-tailored clothing, prom tuxedos, and wedding formal wear specialists. The SPCA Cincinnati is honored to have Folchi's Tuxedos & Menswear as a Fur Ball 2023 Silver Sponsor.
Silver Sponsor - Jeff Wyler Automotive Family
The Jeff Wyler Automotive Family represents 34 automobile franchises across 3 states. They provide a vast selection of new and used vehicles, exceptional car care, and customer service with a smile! The SPCA Cincinnati is honored to have Jeff Wyler Automotive Family as a Silver Sponsor of our 2023 Fur Ball.
Silver Sponsor - Pete Kambelos, M.D., Pierce Township Trustee
We are grateful to have Peter J. Kambelos, M.D., F.A.C.P. of Seven Hills Medical Arts, Inc. as a Fur Ball 2023 Silver Sponsor. He is a devoted, long-time friend of the SPCA Cincinnati and serves on our Board of Trustees. He is a proud 'fur parent' to four frisky kitties and three good doggies.
Signature Cocktail Sponsor - Absolut
Absolut is a proud global spirits company with a century-long history of fine spirit-making traditions. They are grounded in their passion for progression, dedicated to bringing people together through their brands and experiences to help make the world a more inspiring and inclusive place. The SPCA Cincinnati is honored to have Absolut as the sponsor of our Fur Ball 2023 Signature Cocktail.