Events & Dog Training | PAWS Chicago

Fundraising Events

There are lots of ways to make a difference at PAWS Chicago. One of them is showing your support by participating in one of our fundraising events, all of which are designed so that proceeds directly benefit the 22,000 homeless and at-risk pets served each year by PAWS Chicago.

Fur Ball

An evening of elegance at the legendary Drake Hotel for Chicago’s only pet-friendly black-tie gala. Learn more

Animal Magnetism

A pet-friendly evening all about raising money to support homeless pet rescue. Learn more

Peter Fasseas Golf Open

The PAWS Chicago Peter Fasseas Golf Open is your chance to champion homeless pets while on a championship golf course. Learn more

Beach Party

Throw on your flip-flops for summer's hottest pet-friendly event. Learn more


A fundraising, endurance, charity team which races to save thousands of homeless pets. Join Today

PAWS Chicago 5K Walk/Run

Join animal lovers and their pets for a Walk/Run to save lives. Learn more

Adoption Events



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