DOG WASH, BAKE SALE, CAR WASH: A group of Endicott College students will be hosting a fundraising event for the Friends of Beverly Animals on November 3rd at 1:00 PM at the Church in the Cove, 167 Hale St, Beverly, MA. There will be a bake sale, car wash, and dog wash that day. (There is no dog walk that day). This is a fundraiser to raise money to put on the 5k which will be on either May 2nd or May 3rd. (waiting for approval from Endicott.) There will have a sign-up table at the Nov 3rd event for people to register to walk or volunteer at the actual 5k event.

T-shirts will be given out to those who donate $20 or more to the event as an incentive to jumpstart fundraising.

We hope to see you there!


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Our 2020 calendars have just been printed and are now in several Beverly stores. See list below.

Calendars will be available at our fundraiser, the Fur Ball, on Friday, October 11 at the ICC, 5:30-9:30 PM, at the First Baptist Church Fair on Saturday, November 23rd 9 AM to 2:30 PM, and are available at the stores listed below. The calendars are $14 each, and they may also be purchased on our website  If you would like to purchase the 2020 FOBA Calendar online, simply click the Donate button, then enter $14 for each calendar desired, and under Special Instructions type in “Calendar.” Please add $4.00 for the first calendar and $0.75 for each additional calendar to cover postage and envelope. Questions, write or call 978-922-7190.

Beverly Wild Bird & Pet Supply, 214 Rantoul Street, Beverly 978-927-2880
Copper Dog Books (formerly Cabot Street Books), 272 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA 978-969-3460
Carroll’s Florist, 385 Cabot Street, Beverly 978-922-8444
DogSpa, 45 Enon Street, Beverly 978-922-9227
Dogs by Design & Cats, Too! 131 Dodge Street, Beverly 978-998-7620
Sally’s Hair Salon, 138 Dodge Street, Beverly 978-524-9990

We are still in the process of notifying pet owners regarding photos submitted for the 2020 calendar, so if you haven’t heard from us yet, please be patient for a few more days, we will contact you.

On behalf of all of us and the precious animals we help, thank you very much for your continued support of our work!

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Sept. 30th meeting

September 28, 2019

We will have a meeting on Monday, Sept. 30th at 6:30 PM at the Keller-Williams Real Estate Office, 500 Cummings Center, Beverly.

We will be discussing plans for our fundraiser, the Fur Ball, to be held on Friday, October 11th at the ICC from 5:30-9:30 PM. We still need lots of help with this event. Contact if you can help. Thanks!

Newcomers are always welcome at our meetings.

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Looking for a great trivia night on the North Shore? Look no further! Come to the Friends of Beverly Animals (FOBA) Fur Ball to be held at the ICC at 302 Rantoul Street, Beverly, on Friday, October 11th, from 5:30-9:30 PM.

We are pleased to announce that we have just added a trivia contest to our 11th Annual Fur Ball! Join us and test your trivia knowledge, enjoy delicious food provided by Casual Catering, listen and dance to great music by J&C Entertainment DJs/Karaoke. We will also have some fantastic raffle and silent auction items. Doors open at 5:30 PM, with the trivia contest beginning at 7:00 PM. We will be giving away over $400 in gift cards and prizes to our top 3 teams. Not only will you be testing your skills as a trivia master, you will be helping a great cause. FOBA has rescued and found loving homes for hundreds of animals over the last 10+ years.

Tickets for the event are $25, and may be purchased by clicking the Donate button here on our website. Please indicate that the money is intended for a ticket or tickets. For further information about this event or FOBA, visit our Facebook page (where we will post updates on raffle/auction items, etc.) or email or call 978-922-7190.


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September Meeting

September 3, 2019

Tuesday, Sept. 3 at the Keller-Williams office at 500 Cummings Center at 6:30 PM. Please try to attend; we will be handing out posters, letters to give to businesses when we ask merchants for raffle/auction items, and discussing other details about the Fur Ball which is only a little over a month away, Oct. 11th!

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Annual Fur Ball Fundraiser

July 27, 2019

Announcing Our Annual Fur Ball! Please mark your calendars for our major fund-raiser for the year, the Fur Ball, to be held on Friday, October 11, 2019 at the Italian-American Club (ICC) 302 Rantoul Street, Beverly, from 5:30-9:30 PM. More info below, but for now we’d like to line up some volunteers to get raffle/silent […]

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August Meeting

July 15, 2019

We will have a meeting on Monday, August 12 at 6:30 PM at the Keller-Williams Real Estate Office, 500 Cummings Center, Beverly. Newcomers are always welcome. Among other items, we will be discussing plans for the upcoming Fur Ball to be held at the ICC in Beverly on Friday, October 11, from 5:30-9:30 PM. We […]

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June 26, 2019

We have had many fun events to help raise money for our important rescue and adoption placement work, including our Annual Fur Ball, wine-tastings, comedy shows, dog walks, discounted dinners at local restaurants, etc. We are always looking for good ideas and new ways to make people aware of our organization and what we do. […]

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Oops! Error in our 2019 Calendar

June 19, 2019

Apology for error in FOBA 2019 Calendar We have just realized that the dates in our calendar for Beverly’s 2019  Homecoming are incorrect. They should be Friday, August 2 to Sunday, August 11. The Lobsterfest will be on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, with Fireworks on the last day, August 11. We are very sorry for […]

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Summer 2019 Newsletter

June 18, 2019

This is our latest newsletter, please have a look when you find time. Many thanks to contributors in this issue; we always love to hear your happy adoption stories. Thanks also to our volunteers, especially those who foster these animals with so much love, and those who helped with mail prep. We appreciate all our […]

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