Tampa Tails, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay’s networking group for young professionals, kicked off it’s first season with a happy hour at Ava in South Tampa. More than 70 young professionals were in attendance to help raise awareness about homeless animals and adoption. Restaurant owners Lindsay and Michael Stewart hosted the party and Busciglio Smiles Orthodontics sponsored the event.

Tampa Tails membership is for professionals between the ages of 25-45. Members are treated to 6 annual events and can participate in volunteer there days at the shelter with mimosas and treats. Tampa Tails offers a great way for young professionals in the Tampa Bay area to meet other animal lovers who share a passion for networking and philanthropy.