Community Outreach Programs
Movers For Mutts
Movers for Mutts is an annual fall community outreach program with the objective to provide animals living in shelters with necessary items such as food, distilled water, cat litter, cleaning supplies, pet toys, and other essential items. PAWS Humane Society of Rockford will be the recipient of all of the donations we receive for our 2017 campaign.
Thank you to our 2017 community partners that served as collection drive sites: The Canine Crunchery, Woodmans, Peak Sports Club, Grays Foods, Harvest Bread Company, Animal Medical Clinic, Cherry Vale Animal Clinic, Animal Medical Clinic - North, and Hillcrest Animal Hospital.
We appreciate everyone that participated in this year's campaign. We were able to deliver over 1,300 pounds of pet food and thousands of pet supplies and essential pet items.
Movers for Moms®
Movers for Moms® is an annual community program with a mission of giving back to mothers in need each Mother’s Day. Each year our objective is to provide women living in domestic abuse shelters with essential items such as soap, toothpaste, food, etc. For our sixth consectutive year, our collection drive will benefit the clients of Remedies Renewing Lives of Rockford, IL.
Thank you to our 2017 Movers for Moms® campaign partners: Great Clips in Machesney Park, Dolphin Swim Club, Woodman's - Rockford, IL, Womanspace of Rockford, Illinois Peak Sports Club & Peak Fitness, Crimson Pointe Senior Living, Great Harvest Bread Co. Rockford IL, Davig's Custom Cleaners, Tricoci University of Beauty Culture, Our Savior Lutheran, Kids SPOT, The Postal Shoppe, Gray's Foods, Zanocco Ace Hardware, Rockford Egg Harbor Cafe, Animal Medical Clinics North, Machine Shed Restaurant, Courtyard by Marriott, Rockford Pediatric Dentistry of Northern Illinois, Christensen's Home Town Realtors, PA Peterson, and Peak Home Medical Care.
Our 2017 Spring campaign was a record breaking year! With the help of all of our sponsors and the generousity of our community, we were able to collect over 7,500 items!
Remedies offers case management, education, advocacy, and emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence. Remedies’ shelter is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and all our domestic violence services are free.