Posts tagged "Charlie Propsom"

Big Night for Friends of Chicago Animal Control

Meeting an old friend at Big Night benefit
Friends of Chicago Animal Care & Control celebrated the 10th annual Celebrity Chefs event, Big Night, Thursday, October 16  at the Chicago Cultural Center. Chicago’s best chefs and restaurants – organized by Jackie Shen of Jackie’s Cafe in New Buffalo – offered yummy tastings. Most importantly, this was a chance to raise dollars for the Friends of... Read more »

Chicago Animal Control Holiday Boutique

Can it get any better than this....???
Adopting pets, or celebrating pet adoption – not a bad way to spend the howlidays….WGN listeners were among those attending the Friends of Chicago Animal Care & Control Holiday Boutique. Learn more, HERE about the Dec. 14 and 15 event. I was there on December 14, and you brought in your pets to pose with Santa himself.... Read more »

Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control Needs Your Help for Big Night

Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control Needs Your Help for Big Night
Chicago Animal Care and Control needs your help…you can volunteer, or you can simply attend an upcoming fundraiser called Big Night.  Chef Jackie Shen leads this celebrity chef yummy event – let your nose lead you to the Chicago Culture (78 E. Washington St.), September 26, 6:30 p.m. Aside from meeting lots of animal lovers... Read more »

Friends of Chicago Animal Care Celebrate a Big Night for Animals Like Blinky

Friends of Chicago Animal Care Celebrate a Big Night for Animals Like Blinky
Charlie Propsom, president Friends of Chicago Animal Care & Control, and Kathy Booton Wilson, vice president of Friends are on my Steve Dale’s Pet World radio show on  WGN Radio – listen HERE to my conversation, which begins with them explaining what Chicago Animal Care & Control is in the first place. You’ll hear about... Read more »

Rockin' Good Time for Rescue for Trio Animal Foundation

The Marquee at the Doubledoor tells story. Tonight it's about rock n' roll saving animals.
The Trio Animal Foundation Rockin’ for Rescue Benefit was held May 19 at the Double Door. Over 400 people showed up to rock ‘n roll to help save animals.

Wolves Adoption Breaks Record for Animal Care and Control

Adoptions aren't possible without volunteers - check out this group, superstars who individually have made a difference, and together are responsible for countless lives saved....(l to r) Melanie Sobel, Charlie Propsom, Nikki Proutsos. (Far left an unidentified volunteer). Four wonderful volunteers, among the legion of volunteers who have helped adopt these dogs over the years, not to mention many CACC employees (such as the amazing Charles Craft). Lloyd Pettit once said, "We lose a puck and gain a faceoff." Today, he'd say, 'We lose a puck and adopt a dog.'
When the Chicago Wolves arranged their first Adopt-A-Dog Night in 2001, Wolves Chairman of the Board Don Levin figured the team would try the promotion once or twice. Fans loved it….and meanwhile Levin became a major supporter of Animal Care & Control. Other potential supporters saw what Levin was doing for the animals, and they... Read more »

Just Arrest Me Now - Dog Limit Proposal Dies

At City Hall today (Monday, 11/30) Ald. Gene Schulter’s committee on Licensing and Consumer Protection entertained a proposal to limit the number of dogs in Chicago. There was no vote – more to come on the outcome from the primary proponent of the ordinance, Ald.Ray Saurez. First to testify, Mark Rosenthal, of animal care and... Read more »
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