Memorials and Tributes

Memorials and Tributes

Your memorial and tribute gifts in memory or honor of a loved one, help support the operations of our shelter, allowing us to save more animals’ lives. Options for memorial and tributes include:

  • Give a memorial gift in memory of a departed pet or person.
  • Give a tribute gift to honor or thank a living pet or person, or to acknowledge a special event such as a Birthday, Anniversary, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Valentine’s Day or Graduation.
  • Purchase an engraved Memorial Brick in our Carla Fisher Memorial Garden.

Unless otherwise requested, your gift is acknowledged:

  • A card sent to the surviving family or honoree.
  • A Thank You card sent to you from the Shelter.
  • Listing on our tribute page, which is updated quarterly.

We respect the privacy of our donors and do not sell or exchange any individual donor information.

To make a Memorial or Donation gift, visit our Donation Page and click on the In Memory / In Honor button in the middle of the page, or please contact Deborah Kraus, Development Director at or 630-323-5630 x32.

Make a Memorial or Tribute Gift