Community Animal Rescue Effort (C.A.R.E.™) is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization with a mission to serve the communities of Chicago's North Shore by fostering and supporting healthy, positive relationships between people and companion animals. C.A.R.E. rehomes companion pets into safe, healthy, lifelong homes; serves as an educational and counseling resource; and works to reduce pet overpopulation. Read more about C.A.R.E. here.
Meet the newest additions to to C.A.R.E. family, our mascots Foster and Hope. Foster is an extra-tall dog with soulful brown eyes and velvety plush black fur. He proudly wears a red C.A.R.E. collar. Hope is a soft white kitty who is always protected in Foster's loving arms.
Where can you meet them? Come to any of our big events!