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.
from hope to home capital campaign and C.A.R.E.'s NEW SHELTER BUILDING
C.A.R.E.'s new building at 4927 Main Street, Skokie, Ill., will enable the organization to expand its efforts to rescue and re-home dogs and cats when the facility opens in Spring 2018.
HOW TO HELP C.A.R.E.
C.A.R.E. supports causes as well as animals. On Sunday, June 10, 2018, C.A.R.E. volunteers will help our partners at Evanston Subaru in Skokie operate the annual Chicago Honor Ride 2018, developed by Ride2Recovery. The event, jointly sponsored by Evanston Subaru and United Airlines, benefits injured and healing military veterans.
Winter can be hard on pets as well as people. Owners sometimes forget that their pets are just as used to indoor warmth as they are. Some owners leave pets outside for extended periods, thinking that all animals are adapted to live outdoors—but instead put their pets at risk from illness, frostbite, hypothermia or worse.