Tributes and Memorials | PAWS Chicago

Tributes and Memorials

Honor people, pets or special occasions with a lifesaving donation.

A Special Gift

Making a gift in honor of a person or special occasion is a wonderful way to give something meaningful. Memorial gifts are a special way to remember a friend or family member who has passed.

For all of these gifts, you can choose to have us mail or email a personalized card to notify the recipient. 


Make A Tribute Donation

           To Make Tribute or Memorial donation over the phone, call 773-475-4242.


A tribute is a way to honor a person or pet who is living or celebrate an important event or milestone.


Memorials are a special way to honor the life of a departed friend or family member who cherished animals.

Special Occasions

Celebrate birthdays, graduations, bar/bat mitzvahs and other special occasions by making a donation to PAWS Chicago. 

Wedding Favors

Tying the knot? Many animal-loving couples opt to give a donation on behalf of their guests in lieu of wedding favors. 

Wedding Gifts

In lieu of wedding gifts, many generous couples request that donations be made to PAWS Chicago in their honor.

Desktop Calendar

Celebrate or honor a beloved pet or loved one by sponsoring a personalized page in the PAWS Chicago Desktop Calendar.  Receive beautiful pet-centric portraits from David Sutton Studios that truly highlight the special bond between you and your furry loved one.