Building a team of supporters multiplies your impact. A team can be a group of friends, family members, coworkers, members of a community organization, school group - the sky is the limit! The most successful teams will have a strong team captain that can help keep team members engaged and excited to meet your goal. Read More Tips and Tricks>>>

Join our High School Team Challenge!

Rewards for Teams

  • Raise at least $1,000 to have your team photo featured on HSSC's official Facebook page
  • Raise at least $2,500 for a visit from our Mobile Adoption Center! (Location determined in collaboration with our Mobile Adoption staff)

Getting Started Online
  • Visit:
  • Click the “Join Now” button on the right side of the Homepage
  • Click "Select" next to the Participant option
  • Sign in to your FirstGiving account or create a new profile (it's free!)
  • Select one of three options: “I want to join an existing team,” “I want to create my own team,” or “I do not want to join a team.” Then click “next.”
  • Enter in your phone number, t-shirt size, and review the waiver. Click “Next.”
  • Create your personal fundraising page with a photo, fundraising goal, and your personal story/ request for donations.
  • If you choose, make the first donation to your fundraising page and then click "Next."
  • Confirm your registration and click "Submit"
  • Read our "Tips and Tricks" to learn how to reach your fundraising goals!

You may also fundraise offline by using the Bark in the Park Offline Pledge Form!