The Whisker Mixer @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Jan 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Want to save homeless and abused animals? Join us for a young professionals networking event featuring food, drinks, and an inside look at The Anti-Cruelty Society’s programs, pets, and people. Don’t miss your chance to get involved! To RSVP, call (312) 645-8006 or email

5th Annual Chicago Volunteer Expo @ Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Feb 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join The Anti-Cruelty Society at Chicago’s largest volunteer expo to learn how you can join our community of caring. Our Community Programs department will be in attendance to tell you more about our wide array of volunteer programs, including fostering, on-site volunteering, group opportunities, and programs for children and youth. No RSVP needed. Details can be found here.

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s 4th Annual Pour Your Heart Out Fundraiser @ Union League Club
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Anti-Cruelty Society’s 4th Annual Pour Your Heart Out Fundraiser
Please join The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Development Council as they present the 4th Annual Pour Your Heart Out fundraiser, benefitting the 50,000 homeless animals the Society cares for each year. The event will be held on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W. Jackson Blvd from 6-8 p.m. This premier event includes: delicious hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, a wine pull, and tasting stations featuring a variety of beer, wine, and spirits from throughout the region. Reservations are $65 until Wednesday, February 22nd, and $70 the day of the event. For more information, please contact Special Events Manager, Christine at or (312) 645-8006.

Purchase your advance ticket today, by clicking here.


Pet First Aid and CPR Class FULL @ The Anti-Cruelty Society Mullane Auditorium
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Do you plan on working with other people’s pets for a living as a dog walker, groomer, or staff member at a boarding facility? Do you have pets at home and want to be prepared in case of an emergency? We can help. This course will cover pet first aid and CPR techniques. The emphasis will be on cats and dogs, and life-sized mannequins will be used to mimic working with real animals. Please do not bring your pet to class. The course length is 3 hours, and the fee is $50.

Pre-registration is required. Class sizes are limited. For more information call (312) 644-8338 ext. 344 or e-mail The $50 course fee must be made prior to the class date.

Please note that this course has reached the maximum number of participants, and that we are no longer accepting new registrations at this time.

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