Golden Paw Gala in Northbrook
The sixth annual Golden Paw Gala, featuring the Golden Paw and A-cat-emy awards, will be held November 10 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Northbrook, to benefit the animals at Heartland Animal Shelter.
Jeanne Sparrow and Melissa Forman, from the WCIU You and Me This Morning show, are special hosts at this year’s event. Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Heartland Animal Shelter, a no-kill humane organization dedicated to finding homeless animals their forever homes, while educating the public about the importance of spaying and neutering their pets in order to decrease pet overpopulation. Donations are tax deductible.
Dogs are welcome, too. Tickets are $75 per person and $25 per dog prior to the event and $100 per person and $50 per dog at the door. Location: 2875 Milwaukee Ave. For more information, visit HeartlandAnimalShelter.net. Sponsorship pportunities and donations are being accepted by the shelter.