#RaiseTheCat to help homeless cats and support the Sixers at the same time

#RaiseTheCat founder Dennis Grove will be on hand for this special "Yappy Hour." Admission includes food from Insomnia, Krispy Kreme, 12th St Catering and Devil's Den, plus beer, wine and cocktails. At 5:30, take part in "America's largest cat raising" at America's first animal shelter.

Where: Morris Animal Refuge at 1242 Lombard St. 19147

When: February 23, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

How much: $20 at the door


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