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Best Friends Animal Society: Strut Your Mutt 2018 (Sept. 22)

Come represent the only all-cat shelter in this fun event! We will be walking at Willamette Park in beautiful SW Portland to bring attention to House of Dreams and raise money for our shelter. There will be food and drink to purchase, as well as tables, games, and entertainment after the walk.

Bring your family, friends and your mutt, if you have one. Dogs are optional. Join over 300 network partner organizations in walks around the nation this fall.  All funds our team raises go to HOD!

To learn more about the event in general, visit:

To visit House of Dreams' team page,

Saturday, 22 September 2018 (All day)
Willamette Park, 6805 SW Macadam Ave, Portland, OR 97219

HOD Plant Sale & Vegan Bake Sale 2018

House of Dreams' annual Spring Plant Sale and Vegan Bake Sale is coming up on April 14th, 2018We will be selling outdoor and indoor plants, decorative pots, and garden art, as well as raffle tickets and HOD merchandise. 

We are also hosting our Annual Vegan Bake Sale, held as part of the Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale events (see for more information). There will be loads of vegan treats and hot drinks for sale.

When: Saturday, April 14, from 10 am to 3 pm

Where: 7634 SE Morrison St., Portland, OR 97215

We hope to see you there! All proceeds directly benefit all the kitties at House of Dreams. 

All proceeds from entire event directly benefit the kitties at House of Dreams. We happily accept cards, but we make more money for the kitties with cash (no transaction fee), so please consider brining cash!

We are still looking for donations: 

To donate plants/pots/decorative art, please email hodplantsale [at] with subject line "Plant Sale" or call 503-262-0763.

To donate vegan baked goods, please email Ellie at etwaymer [at] with subject line "Bake Sale".

Saturday, 14 April 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
7634 SE Morrison St, Portland, OR 97215

HOD Spring Movie Nite 2018

House of Dreams is hosting Movie Nite on April 3rd, 2018! Come join fellow volunteers and supporters for a family-friendly evening at the movies with refreshments, beverages, movie bingo and a raffle. Entry will be by donation.

Doors open at 6:30 pm and the movie starts at 7:15 pm. Entrance involves 2 drink tokens, pizza, and snacks. Extra drink tokens are $4 each.

When: Tuesday, April 3rd from 6:30 to 9:30 pm

Location: Lagunitas Community Room (237 NE Broadway #300, Portland, OR 97323)

Wheelchair accessible. On-street parking.

Suggested donation: $8 (kids 12 and under are free)

Movie: A Cat in Paris (PG, 1 hour 5 mins; this is the English version of the film)

Food: Pizza pies donated by Sizzle Pie, plus snacks (meat, vegetarian, and vegan options!) 

Link to movie trailer

Many thanks to Lagunitas Community Room for providing the space and beverages, Sizzle Pie for providing the pizza, and After Dark Cookies for the snacks. We hope to see you there, and as always, all proceeds go toward the kitties at House of Dreams! 

Tuesday, 3 April 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
237 NE Broadway #300, Portland, OR 97323

Portland VegFest 2017

Come visit our table at Portland VegFest 2017 at the Oregon Convention Center! We will have cat toys, House of Dreams merchandise, and calendars for sale, as well as volunteer sign-up forms.

We will be in Exhibit Hall A.

Repeats every day 2 times.
Saturday, 14 October 2017 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday, 15 October 2017 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd., Portland, OR 97323