Nov
5
Nov 30

Cookie Lee Fundraiser

Add sparkle to your Holiday season AND benefit C.A.R.E. by shopping for fine fashion jewelry.

Become the best-dressed cat or dog mom with the help of Cookie Lee! The first step is to view Cookie's jewelry online at the link below. Then when you place your order, mention this ad in your email in order for C.A.R.E. to receive 20% of your purchase amount – and thanks!

View the catalog on-line www.cookielee.biz/janetabor and email your order to consultant Jane Tabor at 6tabors@cox.net

Orders must be placed by Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014

Print the Cookie Lee fundraiser flyer

 

Nov
29
11:00 am11:00

Holiday C.A.R.E. Faire

  • Unitarian Church
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Happy Howlidays and a Purry New Year! Come one, come all to the Holiday C.A.R.E. Faire. Bring your pup or kit to have their picture taken with Santa. Stock up on home-baked cookies and more in our famous Cookie Walk. Buy gifts for your from our Silent Auction, crafters and vendors or buy Raffle tickets. Donations of canned pet food will be accepted.

Get all the Faire details here.

The C.A.R.E. Faire will be held at the Unitarian Church of Evanston, 1330 Ridge (at Greenwood). 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dec
6
11:00 am11:00

Subaru Share the Love Event

  • Evanston Subaru in Skokie

Join us on Saturday, December 6 for a Share the Love adoption event at Evanston Subaru in Skokie.

The fun happens from 11 am to 2 pm. Meet adoptable pets, speak to C.A.R.E. Volunteers about becoming a foster home. Also find out about Project HERO and enjoy FREE Pizza and Hot Dogs!

If you purchase a Subaru before January 2, 2015, Subaru will donate $250 to C.A.R.E.

Download the flyer


Nov
17
10:30 am10:30

Hub's Fundraiser

  • Hub's Restaurant
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Our friends at Hub's in Skokie will be holding a fundraiser for C.A.R.E. on Monday, November 17. Print this flyer and present it with your order any time on the 17th and Hub's will donate 20% of your bill to C.A.R.E.

The original Hub's Restaurant, located in Skokie, was established in 1976 and since then has been devoted to quality service. Delicious food, friendly faces, and sensible prices are what you can look forward to when you stop in at Hub's Restaurant.

Print the flyer

Hub's Restaurant
3727 W. Dempster
Skokie, IL
847-677-7695
www.hubs-restaurant.com

Oct
20
Oct 26

DMK Burger & Fish Fundraiser

Our friends at DMK Burger and Fish in Evanston will be holding a fundraiser for C.A.R.E. from Monday, October 20 to Sunday, October 26. Proceeds from the sale of the Pumpkin Pie Milkshake will be donated to C.A.R.E.

No flyer needed, just buy and enjoy the Pumpkin Pie Shake.

DMK Burger and Fish
815 Noyes Street
Evanston, IL
847-424-8226
dmkrestaurants.com

Oct
18
7:30 am07:30

Evanston Farmers' Market Bake Sale

  • Evanston Farmer's Market
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Come visit C.A.R.E. volunteers and friends at the Downtown Evanston Farmers' Market. We'll have lots and lots of delicious baked goods for sale.

Location: Intersection of University Place and Oak Ave. (behind Hilton Garden Inn, east of East Railroad Ave.)

Sep
15
10:00 am10:00

Dengeos Fundraiser

  • Dengeo's
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Our friends at Dengeos in Skokie will be holding a fundraiser for C.A.R.E. on Monday, September 15. Print this flyer and present it with your order any time on the 15th and Dengeos will donate 20% of your bill to C.A.R.E.™

Established in 1972, Dengeos offers a wide variety of high quality Greek and American specialties such as Gyros, ribs, Greek and BBQ Chicken, burgers and the famous Dengeos salads. (C.A.R.E. Volunteer Karey says they have great hummus, too!)

Dengeos
3301 Main Street (at McCormick)
Skokie, IL 60076

847-677-7911
www.dengeos.com

Sep
13
9:00 am09:00

Giant Yard Sale to Benefit C.A.R.E.

  • 1530 Seward St Evanston, IL, 60202 United States

Come One! Come All!
Giant Yard Sale - Benefiting C.A.R.E. (Community Animal Rescue Effort)

1530 Seward - Corner of Seward and Florence
Saturday, September 13, from 9AM - 3PM.

Featuring:

  •  Household Items
  •  Kitchen accessories
  •  Books
  •  Animal/pet-related products
  •  And much more!
  •  Good stuff - no junque!

Come and find that hidden treasure while benefiting C.A.R.E. ! Download the flyer with all the info.

Aug
16
3:00 pm15:00

Zumba Beach Party

  • Elliot Park
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Bring your family, friends and your pooch to a Zumba party on the beach. Dance with some of the area's favorite instructors. There will be a cookout so bring items for the grill if you'd like to join!

$7 suggested donation benefits C.A.R.E.

Saturday, August 16
3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Elliot Park
1051 Lake Shore Blvd (just south of Dempster)
Evanston

Aug
13
11:00 am11:00

Lou Malnati's Fundraiser

Deep dish or thin crust? Treat yourself to pizza and support C.A.R.E.™ at the same time! Lou Malnati's in Wilmette, Evanston and Lincolnwood will be holding a fundraiser for C.A.R.E. on Wednesday August 13. Print this flyer and present it with your order any time on the 8/13 and Lou Malnati's will donate 20% of your bill to C.A.R.E. See the flyer for details.

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Evanston
www.loumalnatis.com
1850 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
847-328-5400
11am-10pm

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Wilmette (Carry Out & Delivery Only)
www.loumalnatis.com
223 Lake Avenue
Wilmette, IL 60091
847-256-5780
4pm-10pm

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria Lincolnwood
www.loumalnatis.com
6649 North Lincoln Avenue
Lincolnwood, IL 60712
847-673-0800
11am-11pm

Jul
12
11:00 am11:00

Subaru Dog Wash

  • Evanston Subaru in Skokie

DOES YOUR DOG NEED A BATH? DON'T WANT TO DO IT YOURSELF?

We'll be at Evanston Subaru in Skokie, ready to wash your dog!

Saturday, July 12
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

$10 Dog Wash & Dry
$10 Nail Trim
C.A.R.E.'s ReTail Market

For every dog washed by C.A.R.E. volunteers, Evanston Subaru in Skokie will match with a $10 donation to Community Animal Rescue Effort!

Lunch provided by Evanston Subaru in Skokie - Hot Dogs and Pizza from Village Inn Skokie

 
May
10
9:00 am09:00

Strut for Strays™

  • Ladd Arboretum
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On May 10th, dogs and their guardians will make their way to the Ladd Arboretum for the Community Animal Rescue Effort's Strut for Strays. Hundreds of paws and feet will hit the ground walking (or running) for the 3-mile event. Help us raise money to care for the hundreds of animals that C.A.R.E. finds homes for each year.

Top prize for most money raised by an individual: Giant Escape bicycle ($420 value) from The Pony Shop. Can be exchanged for a bicycle of equal value or $420 can be put towards a higher value bicycle. Other prizes include gift certificates and prizes from local businesses. Winners will be determined based upon pledges received by 5/17/2014.

SIGN UP and Read all the details here!

Photos from last year are online here.

Nov
30
10:00 am10:00

Holiday C.A.R.E. Faire 2013

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Happy Howlidays and a Purry New Year! Come one, come all to C.A.R.E. for the Evanston Animal Shelter's Holiday C.A.R.E. Faire. Bring your pup or kit to have their picture taken with Santa. Stock up on home-baked cookies and more in our famous Cookie Walk. Buy gifts for your pet loving friends from our Silent Auction, crafters and vendors or buy Raffle tickets. Donations of canned food will be accepted for the dogs and cats at the Evanston Animal Shelter.

The C.A.R.E. Faire will be held at the Unitarian Church of Evanston, 1330 Ridge (at Greenwood). 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

 

 

Sep
7
8:00 am08:00

September Dog Wash 2013

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Come see us in September to wash that summer grime off your pooch! 
On shelter grounds (2310 Oakton) from 9 am to 2 pm. 

$10 - Wash and Towel Dry
$10 - Nail Trimming

Parking Notice: Please park in the PetSmart parking lot (near the street) and cross at the light. We'll have a crossing guard stationed there throughout the Dog Wash.

Jun
22
8:00 am08:00

Dog Wash June 2013

  • 2310 Oakton Evanston, IL 60202 USA
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Dog Wash I

Saturday, June 22

We'll wash your dogs and clip their nails in order to raise money for the shelter animals. On shelter grounds (2310 Oakton) from 9 am to 2 pm. 

$10 - Wash and Towel Dry
$10 - Nail Trimming

Parking Notice: Please park in the PetSmart parking lot (near the street) and cross at the light. We'll have a crossing guard stationed there throughout the Dog Wash.

May
11
7:30 am07:30

Strut for Strays 2013

  • Ladd Arboretum
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STRUT FOR STRAYS

On May 11th, dogs and their guardians will make their way to the Ladd Arboretum for the Community Animal Rescue Effort's Strut for Strays. Hundreds of paws and feet will hit the ground walking (or running) for the 3-mile event. Help us raise money to care for the hundreds of animals that C.A.R.E. finds homes for each year. 

WHO IS INVITED

Fun-loving people, with or without a four-footed canine companion. Although cats and other pets are not allowed, you can run or walk in honor of a favorite animal friend.

WHERE IS THE WALK?

The walk starts at the Ladd Arboretum in Evanston, near the corner of McCormick Blvd & Bridge Street. Parking is available in the Arboretum lot (or on side streets if the lot is full). Do not park in the Ecology Center lot. Walk through the Rotary Friendship Garden to the Arboretum. Look for the white tents. 

The walk follows the path along the North Shore Channel south almost to Dempster Street where there will be a water station and a turn-around point. However, you may turn around at any point if your dog is tired or your feet are barkin'! Come back to the start point for refreshments and the Doggie Carnival!

EVENT ACTIVITIES

After you complete the course, catch the fun at the finish line including: 
• Free Refreshments
• Doggie Carnival 

THE DATE

Saturday, May 11, 2013  (rain or shine)

THE LOCATION

Ladd Arboretum 
past the Rotary Friendship Garden
2024 McCormick Boulevard
(across from Ecology Ctr)
between Emerson/Golf Rd. and Greenbay Rd.

Parking at the Arboretum Parking Lot and on side streets (please do not park at the Ecology Center)

THE TIME

Event Day Registration:    8:45 - 9:15 a.m.

Walk Start Time:        9:30 a.m.

Doggie Carnival:    8:45-11 a.m.

THE COURSE

Walk or jog 3-miles along the scenic nature trail along the North Shore Channel to near Dempster Street, then turn around and head back to the start/finish line.

REGISTRATION

Register by mail or visit www.firstgiving.com/CAREevanston/StrutforStrays2013 to register 
online and set up a personal pledge page.

PLEDGE PROGRAM

$30 pledge minimum for advance registration (or $35 on event day) per person, with or without a dog qualifies for entry to event and a Strut for Strays Goodie Bag

$50 or more qualifies for entry to event and Strut for Strays T-shirt and Goodie Bag. Please pre-register online by 5/10/13 or postmark by 5/2/13 to guarantee a T-shirt and Goodie Bag. 

Registration is available the day of the event ($35 Minimum)

STRUTTIN' SPONSOR

If you'd like to support C.A.R.E., but cannot participate in Strut for Strays, you can submit a donation as a Struttin’ Sponsor. Fill out the top portion of the entry form and send in the donation of your choice or donate online at 
http://firstgiving.com/fundraiser/struttinsponsors

PRIZES for MONEY RAISED
Prizes will be awarded for the most money raised by an individual. Prizes include gift certificates to local businesses. Winners will be determined based upon pledges received by 5/18/13.
C.A.R.E.'s heartfelt thanks goes out to our very generous sponsors:

EVENT SPONSORS

Mary Summerville, Jameson Sotheby's International Realty 

Julia Weertman, DDS

Evanston Subaru in Skokie

Whole Foods Downtown Evanston

Dog Obedience Group

INFORMATION

For more information about C.A.R.E. or the Strut for Strays, call our voicemail: 847-705-2653.