Paws for a Cause: Virtual Walk

We walk for those who have NO VOICE.

Be a HERO and help us raise $30,000 to support the life-saving Veterinary Care for the animals of Summit County as a Rescue Walker. Join the Paws for a Cause: Virtual Walk and start saving lives today!

Fundraising as a Rescue Walker is dog-gone easy and fun! You can join as an individual walker or gather your family, friends, co-workers to create a team and multiply your impact!


Paws for a Cause: Virtual Walk Celebration Day
Saturday, May 22, 2021

Even though we cannot be together on this day, we will be together in spirit!

Be sure to follow the department of health's guidelines, as well as the CDC guidelines as it pertains to social distancing and wearing masks.

Don't forget to take pictures and post them on social media. Capture photos, record videos, and share "Why I Walk" stories tagging @SummitHumane in posts and using #HSSCWALK.

If you can't join us on May 22 at noon - Choose your own time and route to walk in support of those who have no voice.

Rescue Walk FAQs

Who can be a Rescue Walker?

  • Anyone can be a Rescue Walker and every penny raised helps! It's super easy to create your online Rescue Walker page and to share it on social media and by email to your friends, family, and coworkers!

What types of groups can form a Fundraising Team?

  • Any group of at least 2 people can form a Fundraising Team! School classes or grades, workplace departments or teams, families, and community or friends groups are welcome to join as teams.
  • Teams help multiply your impacts by getting more people to join in the "ask."

I prefer to fundraiser off-line (raising cash and checks only). What do I do?

  • If you still want to make an ONLINE Rescue Walker Page, you can enter the "off-line" gifts there to keep track.
  • If you prefer, you may download our CASH/CHECK PLEDGE FORM.
  • Please turn in your donations by May 21st so they can be counted into our grand total announcement on the Virtual Walk Day Celebration on Saturday, May 22nd! Donations received after the event will still benefit veterinary care.
  • Donations can be mailed or dropped off at our shelter: 7996 Darrow Rd. Twinsburg, OH 44087. Attn: Paws for a Cause Walk.
  • Offline donations must be received by 5/22 to be eligible to receive Rescue Walker and Team rewards.

Unsure how to make an online Rescue Walker page? CLICK HERE for step-by-step directions!

Learn about Rescue Walker Rewards for raising funds!