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Cause Area

  • Animals
  • Community
  • Hunger
  • Seniors


678 LAKE RIDGE DRSOUTH ELGIN, IL 60177 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Runfurshelter ~ A non for profit organization dedicated to enriching and serving the lives of animals. We are a dedicated volunteer group, serving the Fox Vally area and beyond, to the best of our ability, we are in partnership with the Salvation Army Golden Diners program, providing food to the pets of homebound seniors that receive the meals., in many cases the pets are the only family they have. It's a known fact that seniors living independently with pets have a better physical and mental health then these living without one. RunFurShelters mission is to make sure thoes seniors never have to make a choice to give up their meal for their pet can eat too.


RunFurShelter~ Hosts events throught out the year to raise money to provide pet food for homebound seniors that receive the meals with the Salvation Army Golden Diners program.

In many cases the pets are the only family they have.

We are hosting our 7th Annual 5k and 10k on Sunday May 21stin South Elgin, Illinois 60177

We are looking for many volunteers for various positions for the race.


Would you recommend RUNFURSHELTER?
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by Griselda H. from South Elgin, IL (June 30, 2016)
It was a very fun event with my sister and my boyfriend we all enjoyed it. We made so many memories and it was just all well set up it was really amazing looking forward to volunteering next year 

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