Join FOBA at a Strut for Strays event organized by the Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society on Sunday, May 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. You can raise money for FOBA by participating in a 5K run or a 5K walk, or by just making a donation and attending the event. The Strut for Strays will be held at Newbury Upper Green, One Green Street in Newbury. Festival activities for the entire family include crafts, food, beverages, music, performers, activities, and games.
You can support FOBA at this event in three ways.
- As an individual or team walker. To sign up for the 5K walk, use the green Register button in the top right corner after clicking this link, then select Friends of Beverly Animals. The walk starts at 12:30 p.m. with an awards ceremony at 1:30 p.m.
- As an individual or team runner. To register for the 5K run, go to this link. The run starts at 10:45 a.m. with awards at noon.
- By making a donation to the FOBA walking team. You can donate at the FOBA’s booth at the Strut for Strays event.
Walkers raising over $25 and all runners will receive a t-shirt at the event. Runners who register by March 31 will receive a technical wicking shirt.
Please join us for the event even if you are not planning to participate in the walk or run. There are plenty of family-friendly activities. FOBA will receive money from donations, fund raising beyond the registration fee, and sales from our booth.
Poster for Strut for Strays 5K Walk & Run. Click on the image above to view it at full size.
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If you shop at Amazon, here’s a great new way you can help the Friends of Beverly Animals without it costing you anything. It’s very easy. Instead of shopping at Amazon, please remember to shop at AmazonSmile instead. AmazonSmile has the exact same products, prices, and features as Amazon with the added benefit that you can support FOBA every time you shop.
Go to this link and press the Select button for “Friends of Beverly Animals”. Then just shop at AmazonSmile as you normally would at Amazon, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to FOBA. Bookmark the smile.amazon.com page, and remember to use smile.amazon.com instead of amazon.com when shopping.
We hope you’ll consider supporting our work with this easy-to-use, free program. On behalf of all the precious animals we rescue and find good homes for, we thank you so much! Happy Holidays and best wishes for the New Year from all of us at FOBA!
P.S. There are still a few of our beautiful 2015 calendars left. Visit Beverly Wild Bird Food Store at 214 Rantoul Street, Marika’s Restaurant, 199 Cabot Street, Beverly, write email@example.com, call 978-922-7190, or visit our website friendsofbeverlyanimals.org to purchase a copy. THANK YOU!!
Buy our calendar at the holiday fair!
Reminder that FOBA will be at the First Baptist Church Holiday Fair, 221 Cabot Street, on Saturday, Nov. 22, 9 AM to 3 PM. This is always a joyous event, with nice holiday music, tons of crafts, good food, and more. We will have our beautiful calendars, pet toys, home-made, nutritious treats, jewelry and decorations for sale. Made and donated by our volunteers. Please stop by our table, browse and know that if you make a purchase, you will be helping us rescue and find homes for more precious animals! Thank you!