BDALl Double logoMonthly fundraising events go a long way to help support the BDAL mission to provide a life of value, dignity and respect and that is why we rely on your attendance.  

If you would like to assist with fundraising events, please email for more information.  

Please also check out our thrift store page with specials at our thrift stores!


Upcoming Events and Fundraisers:

Now – October – Lottery Raffle – Purchase a ticket for a $10 donation.  Each ticket contains two unique 3-digit number combinations.  Match the PA Daily Lottery drawing evening number during October and win the amount specified for that day.  Daily winnings of $50-200 possible.  Contact a BDAL Volunteer to purchase a ticket, e-mail or buy online.  

9/5/2015 – Caledonia State Park – Lincoln Highway Jubilee.  10 AM – 4 PM.  Stop by the Better Days table to learn more about our organization.  We’ll be selling water and baked goods.    There will be a vast display of Model A Fords, sponsored by the Susquehanna Chapter, and Baltimore Chapter, of the Model A Ford Clubs. There will also be displays of the 1920s Era fashions. Entertainment includes the Tri State Jitterbugs and Shippensburg Community Band. This event is FREE to the public and will take place in the ball field next to the swimming pool.

9/13/2015 – Doggie Dip at the Carlisle Swim Club.  Proceeds from the doggie dip benefit Better Days Animal League. 1-3 PM.  Donations are $2 per dog for members and $5 per dog for non-members.   The Swim Club is located off Rolling Drive just past Chilis on the right of the Holly Pike.

9/19/2015 – 5th Annual Peace-4-Paws Pet Friendly 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Kid’s Fun Run. – Shippensburg, PA.  Family friendly, pet-friendly event held at Shippensburg Township Park.  Register online at CV Race Series or download mail-in registration form.  See full event page here

9/22/2015 – SOLD OUT!  Paint Nite at EJ’s Grill in Chambersburg, PA at 6 PM.  EJ’s requests that attendees dining prior to painting, please call for a dinner reservation in order to ensure they can make accommodate everyone for a 6pm start.  

10/10/2015 – Strut Your Mutt – DC Metro Area.  Black Hill Regional Park, Boyds, MD.  Join our team!  

To view past events, view our event galleries here