The 21st Annual Painted Chair Auction is Just Around the Corner: Register Now!

We are excited to share that Independent Animal Rescue’s 21st Annual Painted Chair Auction for the Animals (PCA) is coming up soon! We’re looking forward to kicking off another fun and successful PCA to benefit animals in need across the Triangle region. This year, our goal is to raise $40,000 to support IAR’s lifesaving programs, and we know we can achieve it with your help!

If this is your first PCA, welcome! And if you’re a longtime PCA pro, welcome back! Either way, keep reading to learn what’s coming up this year and what the PCA is all about.


A two-week virtual silent auction filled with wonderful items, donated by IAR volunteers, friends, and local businesses!


Thursday, Sept. 7: Bidding opens at 11:00 a.m. ET

Thursday, Sept. 21: Bidding closes at 9:00 p.m. ET


Anywhere you’d like! This virtual event means you can participate from anywhere with an internet connection. Just visit this event website from your computer, phone, or tablet.


To raise $40,000 in support of IAR’s life-saving programs, including rescue, adoption, spay/neuter, and community education. This year’s PCA is sure to be a wonderful time, with hundreds of incredible items to bid on. Don’t forget to mark your calendars and register for free today!