Paws for the Cause

Paws for the Cause 2020

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and with the health and safety of our participants in mind, Paws for the Cause will not be held in-person, but rather as a virtual event. While this year’s format will be different, the goal stays the same: to raise money to support cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center.

Buy Raffle Tickets

Paws Raffle Baskets are back and better than ever! Enter to win the basket of your choice! From kitchen items to pet baskets to gift cards from your favorite restaurants, there is something for everyone! Enter to win today!

What's Different This Year?

  • Historically a one-day event, Paws will take place over the entire month of October, offering you the opportunity to make a difference and fundraise all month long.
  • CATS! We are excited to welcome cats and their owners to participate this year.
  • Participate in our four themed weeks, including the ever-popular Halloween themed costume contest.

Rules of the Road

  • Pay your one-time registration fee. Start a team, join a team or register solo.
    • Registration: $20 for adults; $10 for children 13-18, children 12 and under are FREE.
    • Includes giveaway bag to be mailed week of October 12.
  • Take a picture with your Race Bib Sign, share who inspires you and post on the Paws Facebook event page using #PawsForTheCause.
  • There are no requirements. Walk…nap…pounce…dance…snuggle…whatever moves you and your pet, the sky’s the limit!
  • Your favorite things from previous years will still be available, including awesome raffle baskets and our popular costume contest. Be sure to check out available pets on our Rescue Roundup pages.

All registered participants will receive a commemorative Paws for the Cause photo magnet and totebag. Items will be mailed the week of October 12. See you in October!

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21st Anniversary Ambassadors

Physician Ambassador: David Y.T. Chen, MD, FACS
Patient Ambassador: Katrice Graham


2020 Sponsors

Title Sponsor


Best in Group

Janet and Dr. Paul Engstrom in Loving Memory of Corinne Roxby

Best of Breed

Goplerud-Hotchkiss Family
Irion Gallagher Wealth Management

Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here for more information about how to sponsor this event.

To participate as a sponsor, please fill out this form.

Thanks to Everyone Who Made the 2019 20th Paws for the Cause a Success

Thanks to everyone who made last year's Paws for the Cause a success. You can find photos from the day on our Flickr Page.

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