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Barkin’ in Blackhawk is Back!

Hi Blackhawk Area Dog Lovers! 

Our Scholarship Fund’s doggie photo contest fundraiser is back. 

Get those awesome photos of your beloved pet ready to submit beginning August 27th for the 3rd Annual Barkin’ in Blackhawk photo contest. 

Contest Categories include: 



Best Granddog 

Dynamic Doggie Duo 

My Best Friend 

Tremendous Traveller 

Best Trick 

Precious Puppy 

There are three ways to help us fundraise: 

Enter your dog’s photo in one, or more, of the categories 

Vote ($1 per vote sold in bundles of 5) for your favorite dog. You do not need to enter the contest in order to vote. 

Become a sponsor! Donate items, coupons, or gift certificates for winner’s gift baskets. Or, make a donation to BWSF and we will promote you as a sponsor of Barkin’ in Blackhawk. Thank you for partnering with us. 

BWSF ( Blackhawk Women’s Scholarship Fund) is an all-volunteer, 501c3 organization. We raise college scholarship money awarded to financially- challenged women living in Contra Costa County. 

To support, volunteer, or learn more check out our website:

Direct link to Barkin’ in Blackhawk 2022

We appreciate your support!

By Judy Slinger, Resident since 2011