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Putting for Pets Results

Putting for Pets Results

We have the results you’ve been waiting for: Tournament Results Other Contest Results Thank you! Thank you once again to our sponsors and all of the golfers that came out to Westfields Golf Club on October 23 in support of our highly successful event. View the event program for a recap of the day. We...

October 31, 2019November 21, 2019In Updates
Wine Event Wrap Up and NEW Online Silent Auction

Wine Event Wrap Up and NEW Online Silent Auction

Wine, Whiskers and Wags Wrap Up Our 2019 Wine, Whiskers and Wags was a huge success. Thanks to YOU, we raised more than $45,000 for pets at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter!¬†Take a look at photos taken by Photography by Deb Cobb on our Facebook Page. Friends Online Silent Auction Friends has some silent auction items...

June 2, 2019November 21, 2019In Updates
There’s No Such Thing as Too Many Thank You’s

There’s No Such Thing as Too Many Thank You’s

It’s Almost Time… We can’t wait to see you on Sunday, May 19 at Paradise Springs Winery for our 13th annual Wine, Whiskers and Wags. Thank YOU for your support of Friends and the Fairfax County Animal Shelter. Let’s Hear It for… An event like this is not possible without the help and generosity of...

May 17, 2019November 21, 2019In Updates
Wine Event, Silent Auction, and Bracelets, Oh My!

Wine Event, Silent Auction, and Bracelets, Oh My!

Support the Animals Friends has a lot going on this month–and whether you join us in person or online, you can take part in the fun and make a difference for pets at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter (Shelter) waiting to find their forever homes! As the sole fundraising, 501(C)(3) organization for the Shelter, the...

May 15, 2019November 21, 2019In Updates
Read our 2019 Spring Newsletter

Read our 2019 Spring Newsletter

Can employers offer matching grants in support of causes important to you? Do pets need to have dental exams? Find answers to these questions and many more in our 2019 spring edition of Paws ‘N Print.

Lake Accotink 6K to Benefit Friends

Lake Accotink 6K to Benefit Friends

Registration is now OPEN for the 2019 Lake Accotink 6K. The April 28 run/walk (formerly known as Break a Sweat for a Homeless Pet) is once again hosted by Metro Run & Walk. The course take participants around scenic Lake Accotink in Springfield, Va. The event starts at 9 a.m. Dogs are welcome!

March 6, 2019November 21, 2019In Updates
The Importance of Events

The Importance of Events

Have you ever wondered why Friends and other nonprofit organizations hold annual events? It may surprise you that the answer goes beyond the obvious one of helping to bring in much-needed donations.

March 3, 2019November 21, 2019In Updates